Nicole Fortunato

Managing Associate

Nicole Fortunato joined the firm in 2021. She is a member of the corporate and M&A team and of the TMT team.

She works essentially with companies and transactions driven to new and emerging technologies (blockchain, smart contracts, AI - Artificial Intelligence, IoT - Internet of Things, RPA - Robotic Process Automation, edge computing, etc.).

She is specialized in e-commerce, legal development of Apps, software contracting and legal development and digital marketing, having a vast experience in legal advice in this business area, including as in house lawyer for large companies in the sector.

Nicole also provides advice on media and privacy matters when related to her practice areas.


Law Degree (University of Lisbon School of Law, 2007). Postgraduate Studies in Labour Law (University of Lisbon School of Law, 2011).  Advanced Training Course on Data Protection in the EU (EIPA – European Institute of Public Administration, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2017). Postgraduate Studies in E-Commerce (University of Lisbon School of Law, 2019). Master’s Degree in Legal Tech - LLM (IE Business School, Madrid, Spain, 2020).


Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2010). IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals (since 2018). International Technology Law Association (since 2021).

Nicole Fortunato