Luís Vasconcelos Salgado
Senior Partner and Lawyer
Lawyer, with active enrollment in the Bar Association since October 1986, developed his professional activity by means of uninterrupted practice and intense advocacy of purely liberal regime, working in various areas of law on numerous Portuguese courts and even at the European Court of Human Rights.
The commitment in action, seriousness in approach and the excellence of the shared solution are the values that encourage us to continue the way forward.
Senior Partner and Lawyer
Lawyer was also councilwoman of the Municipality of Oeiras, President of the Portuguese Food Safety Agency and Assistant of the Ministers of Justice from the II, VI and VII Constitutional Governments.In the area of teaching has trainer functions in the Lawyers Internship course in the first and second phases, Jury President of the Bar Association on oral tests Evaluation and Aggregation, Professor at the Autonomous University of Lisbon, ISCTE, School of Social Communication among others and Teacher in the SEF, SIC, SIC Notícias and SIC Online.On the international framework, has been negotiator on the Commission's working groups and on the Council of the European Union and has been Senior Lecturer at the European Centre for Judges and Lawyers in Luxembourg.In the field of media she’s a resident commentator of the Economic TV and international affairs analyst in several TV and radio channels.
Success is achieved and maintained by those who do not consent, wisely, to try and persist.
Mara Ribeiro Duarte
Office General Manager | Senior Legal Advisor
Her professional activity started as a Consultant in two Banking entities in the field of process and contract management in the credit recovery area. She developed her activity in the private business sector by preparing and monitoring processes with the Department of Litigation, performance of contracts, preparation of technical and legal advice, support to the Finance Department in terms of tax law and national and international banking and labor law support to the Department Human of Resources.More recently cooperates within BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) next to a large and significant company in this sector in Portugal.
The challenge of today is to consolidate the future is to work for a culture of being, with respect for human dignity. Our happiness is built with the happiness of others, because no one can be happy alone.
Lawyer, with active enrollment in the Bar Association since 1991, exercising since then the career of advocacy and legal advice in liberal regime to a number of Portuguese and Spanish companies, mostly in the areas of Procurement, Real Estate, Planning, Administrative Law, Labor Law, Contracts and Civil Law She also has experience in negotiation, mediation and in contractual framework.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
Lawyer, with active enrollment in the Bar Association since October 1994, developed his professional activity in areas such as Civil, Commercial, Labor, Discipline Procedure and Litigation administrative offenses law. He’s part of the National Assessment Committee of the Bar Association.Currently holds the legal advisor role in the VSM Law Firm.
The success of the Customer is ours; our posture is the feeling that we’ve fulfill our duty, and we did our best. At VSM we don’t have files and cases, we’ve have customers.
Advocate intern and Legal Assistant in the Law Firm VSM - Vasconcelos Salgado, Isabel Meirelles & Associates. Stage by the Bar of the Lisbon District Council of the Bar Association in Portugal. She has a Degree in Law, Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra in Portugal. She has also a master in Legal and Forensic Sciences, Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra in Portugal.
Recognition is, solely, a reflection of the everyday work with motivation, attitude and love.
Vânia Lobato Câncio
Internship by the Bar Association by the District Council in Lisbon (Portugal), Postgraduate studies in Local Government Law, Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon (Portugal),Postgraduate studies in Marketing Management by the Portuguese Institute of Marketing Management (IPAM), Lisbon (Portugal), with extensive professional experience inStrategic Marketing Management and Operations and also Trainer in various areas of Law and Marketing.
The union of a true teamwork is the key to overcoming obstacles and the main door to success.
Mariana de Oliveira Graça
Graduation in Law from Faculty of Law of the Coimbra University. Master’s Degree in Civil Law with specialization in Civil Procedure in the Faculty of Law of the Coimbra University. Postgraduate Course in parental responsibilities, lectured in the Faculty of Law of the Coimbra University. Internship in the Coimbra Family and Minor’s Court. Registration as trainee lawyer in Bar of the Lisbon District Council of the Bar Association in Portugal.
With hard work and dedication there are no unachievable goals