Afonso Choon

Counsel ––– Lisbon
Member no. 54478L of the Portuguese Bar Association
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Afonso Choon joined the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho in 2012 and became a Counsel in 2024.

From February to July of 2018, Afonso was seconded to Uría Menéndez’s Madrid office in 2018.

Afonso Choon specialises in Public Law, including general administrative law, public contracts and public law litigation.

Afonso advises public and private entities on administrative procedures (e.g. public procurement, licensing, regulatory) and in litigation involving all aspects of public law. He also advises on transactions involving energy and natural resources.

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  • Law Degree, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Lisbon), 2011
  • Master’s Degree in Public Law - Public Procurement, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Lisbon), 2013

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association

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