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Carlos Costa Andrade

Partner since 2005 ––– Lisbon
Member no. 13849L of the Portuguese Bar Association
Languages
  • Spanish

  • English

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Profile

Carlos Costa Andrade has been a partner in the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez since 2005. Between 1996 and 1999 he was in-house counsel (Issuers and Market Division) at NYSE Euronext Lisbon - Sociedade Gestora de Mercados Regulamentados, S.A. Since 2012 he divides his practice between Uría Menéndez Lisbon and London offices’.

His practice includes capital markets, M&A, and corporate governance.

Alongside his work as a lawyer, Carlos Costa Andrade also holds several management positions and is currently a member of the Equity and Fixed Income Committee of BM&F BOVESPA and secretary to the General Assembly of OPEX.

Carlos is among the most highly regarded banking and finance and capital markets lawyers according to Chambers Global Portugal, IFLR 1000 Portugal and Legal 500.

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Education

  • Law Degree, Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Lisboa, 1995
  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1994
  • Postgraduate Degree in EC law and securities, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Clássica de Lisboa, 1997
Education

Professional associations

  • Lisbon Bar Association

Teaching activity

Carlos regularly participates as a speaker at seminars and conferences related to his field of expertise, both in Portugal and abroad. He has recently collaborated with, among others, the following institutions:

  • Lecturer on capital markets on the Law Degree offered by the Faculty of Law at the Universidade Católica do Porto, 2011.
  • Lecturer on capital markets on the Law Degree offered by the Faculty of Law at the Universidade do Porto, 2010.
  • Lecturer on the MBA course offered by the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2009.
     

Recent publications

  • Marliana Armengol, Claudia Barrero, Rafael Boisset, Fernando Bustos, Carlos Costa Andrade, Luz María Mercado, Clara Muñoz, Carlos Alberto Reyes, Miguel Stokes, Javier Tortuero. In Fusiones y adquisiciones de empresas. Una perspectiva iberoamericana. Tomás José Acosta (Director), Felipe Cuberos de las Casas (Director), Diego Cardona (Coordinador), Guillermo Ferrero (Coordinador), Álvaro López de Argumedo (Coordinador), Alberto Pulido (Coordinador), Carlos Alberto Reyes (Coordinador), Catarina Tavares Loureiro (Coordinador), Nicolás Tirado (Coordinador), Juan Pablo Wilhelmy (Coordinador). Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch, 2021

  • Domingos Braga, Carlos Costa Andrade, Gerard Everaert, Duarte Martins, Marta Pontes. In The Asset Management Review, 10th Ed. Paul Dickson (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2021

  • Carlos Costa Andrade. In European Securities Law. Philip Boeckman (General Editor), Raj Panasar (General Editor). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021

  • Carlos Costa Andrade, Miguel Stokes. Cadernos do Mercado de Valores Mobiliários, Edição Especial 20 anos, 2021

  • Domingos Braga, Carlos Costa Andrade, Gerard Everaert, Duarte Martins, Marta Pontes. In The Asset Management Review, 9th Ed. Paul Dickson (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2020