JOSÉ ALVES PEREIRA

  • Graduated in law 1968, Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon.
  • Member of the Portuguese Bar since 1971; Member of the Mozambique Bar since 1997; Qualified to practice law before all courts in both countries.

  • Vice President of the Portuguese Bar from 1992 to 1998. Representative of the Portuguese Bar Association during such period in the Council of European Bars (C.C.B.E.).

  • President of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Portuguese Council of Liberal Professions from 2000 to 2002

  • Founding Member of the Portuguese Arbitration Association.

  • Member of the panels of International arbitrators of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and of the American Arbitration Association (ICDR).

  • Member of the Mediation and Conflict Prevention Commission of the UIA. Member of the Arbitration Committees of IBA and UIA.

  • Member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

  • Member of the London Court of International Arbitration.

  • Author of various articles, papers and chapters of comparative law books on various legal matters and, in particular, on Civil and Corporate Law, Aviation, Arbitration and Mediation.

  • Arbitrator in various disputes, both as Chairman and Panel Member, in cases dealing with Maritime and Aviation, Corporate Matters, Civil Construction, Commercial Transactions, Advertising and Media and Tourism.

  • Speaker in numerous conferences both in Portugal and abroad on legal matters.

  • Member of a Commission established in 2000 by the Ministry of Justice of Portugal for study of ADR’s.

  • Member of the Jury for selection of Judges and Mediators for Peace Courts in Portugal.

  • Member of the International Bar Association (IBA), Union of European Lawyers (UIA), American Bar Association (ABA) and Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA).

  • President for Portugal of the World Jurist Association.

  • Managing-partner of the law firm “ALVES PEREIRA, TEIXEIRA DE SOUSA & ASSOCIADOS – SOCIEDADE DE ADVOGADOS, R.L..”

For further information, please contact José Alves Pereira at:

José Alves Pereira
Lawyer
Avenida Da Liberdade
Nº 38 – 3º D
1250 - 145 Lisbon
PORTUGAL
Tel : (351) 21 370 01 90
Fax : (351) 21 382 90 03
E-mail: jalpereira@alvespereira.com