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Lawyer and founding partner of Bernardino, Resende E Associados.

Lawyer (1999 - until now).

CEO of EUROMIAMI - Sociedade Imobiliária, Lda (since September 2019).

Member of the Disciplinary Committee of the Portuguese Football Federation (November 2015 - June 2016).

CEO of CISF-Consulting and Integrated Solutions for Investment and Financial Services Ltd (since May 2012).

Chairman of the General Assembly of CNA-Corporate Finance, SA (May 2012 to December 2016).

Member of the Advisory Board of CNA-Corporate Finance, SA (May 2012 to February 2017). 

Chairman of the General Assembly of the Riding for the Disabled Barlavento Association (since 2007).

In-House Lawyer at the Restructuring and Insolvency Legal Department of the Portuguese bank "Millennium bcp" (2001- 2004).

In-House Lawyer at the Legal Department of the Portuguese bank "Millennium bcp Investimento" (2000-2001).

Trainee Lawyer at the Legal Department of the Portuguese bank "Millennium bcp Investimento (1997-1999).

Areas of Expertise

Real Estate, Urban Planning, Foreigners and Immigration Law, Restructuring and Insolvency, Commercial and Corporate Law, Sports Law.


  • Law Degree from the Lusíada University of Lisbon Law School (1997).
  • Postgraduate Degree in Accounting and Finance for Lawyers at the "Instituto Superior de Gestão" (1999/2000).
  • Studies in Banking Law at the "Instituto de Gestão e Formação Bancária" (2002).
  • Advanced Training Degree "The Court of Arbitration for Sport: Between Law and Practice" coordinated by Dr. Artur Flamínio da Silva and Daniela Mirante organized by UNIFOJ the Permanent Observatory for Portuguese Justice (CES-Centre for Social Studies, Laboratory associated with University of Coimbra (2016).
  • Postgraduate Degree in Sports Law at Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2016/2017).
  • Postgraduate Degree in Real Estate Law at Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2018).

  • He has also attended and participated on several courses and work seminars related to commercial, corporate, finance and real estate legal issues.     

Bibliography and Published Articles

  • 2020 - Innovation, Flexibility, Technology, Security and Teleworking! - In Business Portugal Magazine
  • 2019 - Special Edition - Future of Law - "What can Artificial Intelligence bring to Law and what is the future role of legaltechs? - In O Jornal Económico.
  • 2019 - Leaders Forum - In O Jornal Económico.
  • 2017 - Forum: How is your office responding to the challenges created by new technologies? - In O Jornal Económico.
  • 2016 – A Bilateral Vision regarding relations between Portugal and Brazil  - In “Livro Direito Empresarial Contemporâneo” – Publisher Almedina – Brasil.
  • 2015 – Recovery and Insolvency of Companies in the Portuguese speaking countries (Lusofonia) - In Vida Judiciária. 
  • 2014 – Special Exporting Industries – Investing in Brazil  - In Diário Económico.
  • 2015 – Applied Business Law, Vol. I - Do Direito Empresarial – Publisher   Almedina - São Paulo - Brasil.
  • 2013 – Book of Foreign Investment Law in Brazil – Publisher Lumen Juris - Rio de Janeiro – Brazil.


English, French, Spanish.

Professional Associations

  • Portuguese Law Bar Association.
  • Brazilian Bar Association - São Paulo Section (OAB/SP).
  • BR is member of the IPCG - Instituto Português de Corporate Governance.
  • BR Portuguese Boutique Law Firm is member of the International Bar Association.