Pedro Antunes


Pedro Antunes is CCA's Partner of the Labour Department, having started his collaboration with the firm back in 2007. Pedro provides legal advice in the areas of employment & labour law.

Has been developing his skills in the area of employment law for over 10 years and has been recognized as a specialist in preventive advice, being considered a problem solver. In recent years, he has participated and coordinated some of the most important restructuring processes in the country, namely in the insurance, industrial, construction, retail and services sectors. Within the restructuring processes in which it has been involved, it has acquired extensive experience in negotiating with trade unions.

Is recognized in the market for his vast experience in out of the box solutions and optimized compensation structures, having been recognized by Iberian Lawyer Rising Stars in 2020.

  • Advanced Training Course "Digital Proof" organized by the Legal and Judicial Training Unit (UNIFOJ) of the Center for Social Studies (CES) of the University of Coimbra (2019)
  • I Post-graduation Course in Sports Law from the Faculty of Law, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2017)
  • Law Degree from the Faculty of Law, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2007)
  • Speaker in several seminars and author of several articles about Labor Law, with special relevance in topics such as Industry 4.0, Stock Options and Labor 2030
  • Member of the Portuguese Association of Investment and Innovation Consultants
  • Member of the Portuguese Association of Labour Law
  • Member of the Association of Young Labour Law Students
  • Member of ADAPT - Association for International and Comparative Studies in the field of Labour Law and Industrial Relations
  • Member of ANJAP - National Association of Young Portuguese Lawyers
  • Member of CIELO - Community for the Inquiry and the Labour and Occupational Study
  • Co-author of "Labor Law - A Pratical Global Guide" - Published by Globe Law and Business, Ltd. 2011 - London, United Kingdom;
  • “Tabela Nacional de Incapacidades (Notas às Instruções Gerais)”, Almedina, collaboration with Paulo José Rodrigues Antunes
  • “Infrações Fiscais e seu Processo (Regime Geral Anotado)”, Almedina, collaboration with Paulo José Rodrigues Antunes
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Labour Awards

  • Law Firm of the Year | Agency Relationships, Iberian Lawyer, 2021

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