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Filipe Vaz Pinto became a partner in 2014.  He is a member of the litigation and arbitration team of Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, working essentially in arbitration, particularly international arbitration,

He actsas counsel in domestic and international arbitrations in a variety of industry sectors, including aviation, banking, construction, defense, energy, food and beverage, infrastructures, insurance, media and advertising, mining, public-private partnerships, transfers of technology and trusts.

He has also acted as Arbitral Secretary.

Currently, Filipe is a member of the board of the Commercial Arbitration Center of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Centro de Arbitragem Comercial da Câmara de Comércio e Indústria Portuguesa). He is also a member of the board of the Portuguese Arbitration Association’s under 40 section.

He regularly participates as lecturer in post-graduation courses on arbitration offered by the Law Faculty of the Nova University of Lisbon and he participates as speaker in seminars and conferences.


Practice Areas

Litigation and Arbitration.


Law Degree (Law Faculty of Nova University of Lisbon, 2002). PhD Program Law Faculty of Nova University of Lisbon (curricular part, 2004-2006). LL.M. (University of California, Berkeley, 2007).


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2004). Portuguese Arbitration Association.


Portuguese and English.

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