Inês Gouveia

Senior Lawyer

Inês Gouveia joined the firm in 2006. She is a member of the European law and competition team.

Inês professional experience is focused on advising clients in the area of competition law, in particular, in merger control procedures both at the national and at the Community levels, as well as in the area of restrictive practices and abuses of market dominance.

She has also worked on cases relating to the free movement of goods, as well as in the area of energy regulation.

From 1998 to 2005 she practised law at Osório de Castro, Verde Pinho, Vieira Peres, Lobo Xavier e Associados – Sociedade de Advogados.

"Inês Gouveia – excellent professional with great knowledge in this legal area, and ability to understand the markets."

Legal 500

Law Degree (Católica Porto School of Law, 1998). Traineeship (Fiedler und Foster in Munich - October 1998). Six months traineeship (DG for Internal Market - European Commission, 1999). Postgraduate Studies in European Law (Coimbra Faculty of Law, 2001). Postgraduate Studies in Public Regulation (Coimbra Faculty of Law, 2003). Postgraduate Studies in Economics in Competition Law (King's College - University of London, 2007). Master's Degree (Master of Arts) in Economics in Competition Law (King’s College - University of London, 2008).


Portuguese, English, French, German and Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2001).

Inês Gouveia