António Pedro Braga


António Pedro Braga became a Morais Leitão partner in 2014. He is co-coordinator of the tax department.

For almost twenty years, he has been active in all areas of tax law, with a special focus on national and international corporate taxation of finance, industrial, commercial companies, patrimony and high net worth individuals, and also on tax litigation.

He also advises large national companies, specifically the northern main groups, as well as international investors in Portugal.

His formation also includes accounting, having concluded an internship for Statutory Auditor in 2003. His career began at Arthur Andersen’s, as a tax manager, and he was an associate lawyer in the fiscal department of two of the main law firms in Portugal, before joining Morais Leitão in 2008.

"an outstanding, sharp tax lawyer who provides excellent solutions."

Chambers Europe

Law Degree (Católica Porto School of Law, 1997). Postgraduate Studies in Finance (Porto Business School, 2004). Corporate Financing Course (IBFD, 2006). International Accounting Standards (Católica Porto Business School, 2008). Mergers and Acquisitions Course (IBFD, 2009). Master’s Degree in Taxation (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies – University of London, 2011) as well as obtaining the BNA Bloomberg Award for the best dissertation. Lex Mundi Business Management Program, Cambridge Judge Business School(2019).


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 1999). Portuguese Fiscal Association. International Fiscal Association (IFA).

António Pedro Braga