Tiago Coelho


+351 210 900 300

Tiago Coelho



Advanced Course – Labour Accidents – promoted by the Portuguese Judges Trade Union, by the Portuguese Justice Permanent Observatory and CES – Judiciary Studies Centre of the University of Coimbra and by the Public Prosecutor´s Magistrates Union (2012)

Sports Law Congress – Portuguese-Brazilian Edition – held in São Paulo, Brazilian Bar Association, in Brazil in 2009

Post-Graduation – Professional Sport Law –Coimbra University School of Law (2008-2009)

Specific Training – Professional Sport Law – Speciality – Football – LPFP and FPF – Quest – Soluções para o Desporto (Elite Specific Professional Training) – Porto, Portugal (2009)

Post-Graduate in Urbanism Law from the Lisbon University School of Law (2004-2005)

Degree in Law (2001)

Professional Experience

Lawyer – Representation in and out of court of private individuals and companies, mainly commercial companies, of public liability and commercial companies (since 2003), in the criminal and administrative offences area

Representation and hiring of professional football players (football 11), football coaches, sports directors, football clubs and sports public liability companies (SADs), in national and international jurisdictions, as LPFP, FPF, FIFA and TAS (since 2004).

External Legal Counsel – (Critical Management Consulting – CMC) (2012)

External Legal Counsel – Legal advising on the drafting of legal opinions on Money Laundering (SSP-SA) (2012)

External Legal Counsel – Legal advising on several public tenders within public transport and health sectors

Adviser to the Jury in the International Public Tender for the acquisition of the Health and Biomedical Investigation Platform, executed by the Portuguese Government (through UMIC – Agência para a Sociedade do Conhecimento, IP) and Harvard Medical School (HMS) – CP 2008 (Arthur D. Little Lisboa, Portugal) (2008)

Legal advising to Portuguese and Mozambican companies, in Mozambique

Representative of the Candidates to the Elections for the Corporate Bodies of Automóvel Clube Portugal – representation of the candidates to the Corporate Bodies. Submission and Coordination of the Candidate’s Application President - ANTÓNIO MARIA ABREU RAPOSO DE MAGALHÃES, Vice-President: Rui Madeira and Pedro Matos Chaves (2016)

Head Officer – Lagos Office – MARTINEZ ECHEVARRIA & FERREIRA – Sociedade de Advogados, Lagos, Portugal (2017)

Integrates NGA since 2020


Registered at the Portuguese Bar Association since 2003

Member of the Sports Law Portuguese Association (APDD)



PT   EN   ES


Criminal Law

Administrative Offences Law

Sports Law