Pedro Teixeira de Sousa

Managing associate ––– Lisbon
Member no. 9494P of the Lisboa Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Real Estate and Planning

  • Environment and Sustainable Development

  • Public Law

  • Spanish

  • English



Pedro Teixeira de Sousa is an associate based in the Porto office. He joined Uría Menéndez in November 2004 when his firm, Vasconcelos, F. Sá Carneiro, Fontes & Associados, one of the most important and prestigious Portuguese law firms, founded in 1993, joined forces with Uría Menéndez.

Pedro joined Vasconcelos, F. Sá Carneiro, Fontes & Associados in October 2001 as a trainee lawyer. Between 2001 and 2005 he worked in the litigation department and since then has been a member of the Public and Real Estate Practice Areas.

Pedro focuses his practice on public law and real estate, in particular on licensing and real estate development projects, contract drafting, and contentious administrative matters.

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  • Law Degree, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade do Porto, 2000 
  • Post-graduate Degree in Administrative Litigation, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Porto, 2003
  • Master’s Degree in Administrative Law, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade do Porto, 2018

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association, Porto District Council

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