João Miguel Matos

João Miguel Matos


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João Miguel Matos


Professional Qualification

Post-Graduation in Business Law: Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra / IDET- Institute of Business and Labour Law (2004)

Law Degree: Lisbon Catholic University Faculty of Law (2001)

Professional Experience

Partner at NGA - Nobre Guedes & Associados responsible for African and Brazilian desks (Lisbon, Portugal - since 2021)

Managing Partner of the ILS - International Legal Services office network (Luanda, Angola - 2015 / present)

Founding Partner of the Law Firm Matos & Associados (Lisbon, Portugal - 2015/2021)

Partner at the Law Firm LGP - Luís Gonçalves Pereira & Associados responsible for the Angolan desk (Luanda, Angola and Lisbon, Portugal - 2013/2015)

Managing Partner of Consultant GMA Angola (Luanda, Angola - 2011/2013)

Managing Partner of Consultant Siqueira Castro & Nobre Guedes - Angola Consulting (Luanda, Angola - 2008/2011)

Lawyer at the Law Firm Siqueira Castro Advogados (São Paulo, Brazil - 2008)

Associate Lawyer at the Complementary Group of Companies CSCG Advogados - Cremades Calvo-Sotelo Abogados (Spain), Siqueira Castro Advogados (Brazil) and NGCS - Nobre Guedes, Mota Soares e Associados (Portugal) (Lisbon, Portugal - 2007/2008)

Associate Lawyer at the Law Firm NGCF - Nobre Guedes, Costa Freitas e Associados (Lisbon, Portugal - 2003/2007)

Trainee Lawyer at the Law Firm PMBGR - Exchanged, Nobre Guedes, Perry da Câmara, Durães Rocha & Associados (Lisbon, Portugal - 2002/2003)

Trainee Lawyer at the Law Firm Marques Bom & Associados (Lisbon, Portugal - 2001/2002).


Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association since 2003


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Civil Law

Commercial Law

Corporate Law


Labour Law

Litigation Law

Oil & Gas Law

Energy Law

Civil Construction and Public Works Law

International Freight Transport Law