Maria Eduarda Proença de Carvalho

Supervising associate ––– Lisbon
Member no. 11814L of the Portuguese Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • English

  • French

Other areas of experience
  • Litigation in Family and Inheritance Law Area



Eduarda Proença de Carvalho began her professional career in 1991 at the firm Daniel Proença de Carvalho and joined Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho in 2010 when the firms merged.

Eduarda focuses her practice on litigation, criminal law (domestic violence), family law and inheritance law, and created the department specialising in these areas at UM-PC.

She has advised on many of the most important succession processes in Portugal, as well as complex divorce proceedings involving property inventories and division of parental responsibilities, for domestic and international clients.

Eduarda often speaks at international seminars and conferences on matters related to her practice areas, collaborates with the media on a regular basis and lectures at universities.

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  • Law Degree, Universidade Católica Portuguesa de Lisboa, 1991
  • Postgraduate Degree in EU Law, Universidade Católica Portuguesa de Lisboa, 1993

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association
  • Portuguese Young Lawyers Association
  • APMJ

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