Paula Ribeiro Farinha joined the firm in 2006. She is a member of the labour and social security team.
Paula provides consultancy in all areas of employment and social security law, concerning both individual and collective employment relationships.
Acting on behalf of domestic and foreign clients, she has participated in several legal due diligence and corporate restructuring processes, advising on the acquisition and sale of companies and business areas. She acts as legal counsel for several clients on labour litigation and social security matters.
Before joining the firm, she worked at ABBC – Azevedo Neves, Benjamim Mendes, Carvalho & Associados – Sociedade de Advogados, in the area of labour and social security law from 1999 to 2006. Since 2004 she has been a teacher in the postgraduate studies in the Labour Law programme at ISLA.
She frequently speaks at postgraduate seminars and conferences in matters relating to labour law.
Labour and Social Security (Labour Law, Social Security and Pensions).
Law Degree (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 1999). Postgraduate Studies in Environment Law (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 2000). Postgraduate Studies in Labour Law (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 2001). Postgraduate Studies in Pharmaceutical Law (Law Faculty of the University of Coimbra, 2003).
Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2001).