Paulo Nogueira da Rocha

Of Counsel

Paulo Nogueira da Rocha joined the firm in 2022 as a member of the public law, urban planning and environment team. 

He started his career in 1991 as a public law lawyer, with a special focus on urban planning law, public law litigation, expropriations, public works and construction. Over the years, he has advised on several relevant infrastructure projects, including highways and roads, railways, pipelines, bridges, dams, logistics parks, public sanitation, ports and public-private partnerships in the health area, in terms of monitoring the contracting procedure, contractual management, litigation and financial rebalancing. He has also worked as an external consultant on major infrastructure projects in Africa.

He has extensive experience in the management of FIDIC contracts.

Paulo regularly acts as arbitrator in arbitrations related to construction contracts.

Law Degree (International Universal, 1990).


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.

Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 1998). International Bar Association (IBA). Member of the official arbitrators list of the Arbitration Centre of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry / Lisbon Commerce Association. Member of the official arbitrators list of the Centre for Administrative Arbitration (CAAD).
Paulo Nogueira da Rocha