Jorge Simões Cortez


Jorge Simões Cortez joined the firm in 2006 and became a partner in 2011. He is a member of the corporate and M&A team.

Before he joined the firm he worked as a legal adviser with the BPI Bank (1990-1999) and as a Consultant at the law firm Osório de Castro, Verde Pinho, Vieira Peres, Lobo Xavier e Associados – Sociedade de Advgados (1999-2005).

He was an Assistant Professor at Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração Pública (1990-1991) and at Católica Porto School of Law (1991-1992).

Throughout the years Jorge Simões Cortez has taught classes and seminars at different institutions (I.E.S.F., European University, the Independent Accountants Association and at Católica Porto Business School).


Law Degree (Católica Porto School of Law, 1990). Postgraduate Studies in Commercial and Business Law (Católica Porto School of Law, 2004). Ph.D in Commercial and Business Law (Faculty of Law, University of Porto, 2020).


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2011).

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