Duarte Garin

Partner since 2001 ––– Lisbon
Member no. 6375L of the Portuguese Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Spanish

  • English

  • French



Duarte Garin was Managing Partner of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho from 2001 to 2018; he is currently its Senior Partner. He joined Uría Menéndez as a partner in 2001. During that year, Uría Menéndez became the first foreign law firm to be authorised by the Lisbon Bar Association to open an office and offer legal services in Portugal.

He focuses his practice on real estate law and has worked on some of the most significant acquisitions and real estate transactions in Portugal.

International legal directories (Chambers Global, Global Counsel, European Legal Experts, etc.) consider Duarte a leading lawyer in Portugal for corporate real estate and commercial property.

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  • Law Degree, Universidade de Lisboa, 1983

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association
  • International Bar Association

Additional information

Seminars and conferences

Duarte regularly participates as a speaker at seminars and conferences related to his field of expertise, both in Portugal and abroad.

Recent publications