He is co-founder of SPS and presently he is the Managing Partner.
Widely experienced lawyer in litigation and arbitration, he plays an active role both as counsel and arbitrator in finance and corporate proceedings since 1989. He advice mainly in areas related with banking law, insurance law and commercial law, whether in legal disputes or as a consultant.
He has represented as a lawyer, several banking entities in actions against these entities, suggested by clients and investors.
Throughout his career as an attorney, he has provided legal advice to financial institutions, namely insurance companies, in international claims. Apart from Banking and Finance area, he is the head of the 20 lawyers Insurance team.
He was In-house counsel of companies related to financial activity (1989 – 1996). Holds a teaching career as Assistant Professor of Civil Law (1994-1997), Civil Procedural Law (1998-2000) and Commercial Law (2000-2004) at University of Lisbon Law School, and as a Professor in postgraduate courses and guest lecturer in Commercial Law, Banking and Finance, and Insurance Law (to date).
He has an MMBA at Indeg Business School – ISCTE (2006). Was admitted to the Phd at the University of Lisbon Law School under the theme "the risk as a concept in the insurance contract unit" (2004), has a Master degree in Legal Sciences from the University of Lisbon Law School (1998) and a Law degree from the University of Lisbon Law School (1988).
He's main areas of practice are Litigation, Insurance Law, Banking and Finance.
He is meticulously organized and a detailed attorney with analytical skills. Outstanding ability to be concise, complete, logical, objective and persuasive, in both written and oral communication, with interpersonal skills. Pedro has reputation as a skilful negotiator, successfully handling high sensitive an risk deals, in litigation and Insurance.