Oporto Office

Maria Luís Guedes de Carvalho


Maria Luís has been an associate at the CCA's Porto office since 2019. She has developed her professional activity in the areas of Corporate (incorporation of companies; minutes of general meetings, and of the board of directors and management meetings, in Portugal and in Angola), Labour (employment contracts and monitoring of daily labour issues) and Litigation (settlement of judicial and extrajudicial disputes, mainly civil and commercial litigation).

  • Master degree in Public, International, and European Law, from the Law School of the Catholic University of Portugal in OPorto (2014)
  • Law degree from the Law Faculty of the Oporto University (2012)
  • Associate at Bandeira, Reis Lima e Brás da Cunha – Sociedade de Advogados, SP, RL (2015 - 2019)
  • Trainee lawyer at Bandeira, Reis Lima e Brás da Cunha - Sociedade de Advogados, SP, RL (2014 - 2015)
  • Trainee lawyer at Alípio Regadas, Carlos Rico Palhão e Rui Costa - Sociedade de Advogados (2012 - 2014)

Chambers & Partners Global

  • Band 4, Dispute Resolution, 2020

Chambers & Partners Europe - Portugal

  • Band 4, Dispute Resolution, 2020

Legal 500 Portugal

  • Tier 4, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, 2020
  • Tier 4, Employment, 2020
  • Tier 5, Dispute Resolution, 2020

Leaders League

  • Recommended, Portugal - Civil & Commercial Litigation Ranking 2020: Best Law Firms, 2020

Media Law International

  • Tier 2, Media Law, 2019

Beyond Law

Enjoys traveling, writing prose, photographing and going to concerts and music festivals.