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Pedro Siza Vieira

Partner, Lisbon

Overview

Profession

Lawyer, Member of the Portuguese Bar Association

Experience

Pedro Siza Vieira is a Partner in the Banking and Projects department in the Linklaters Lisbon office. His practice includes banking and structured finance generally - in particular project finance on the infrastructure, energy and transport sectors - with a strong emphasis on restructurings. Considerable experience in Public Law, especially in concessions, PPPs and commercial arbitration. Pedro is active both in Portugal and abroad and his cross-border practice is particularly strong in Angola and Mozambique. Pedro is lecturer at Católica University Law School in Lisbon and is the President of  the Portuguese Association of Arbitration. Pedro is Co-head of the Lusophone Africa Desk.

Professional experience

2016 to date Partner, Linklaters Lisbon
2006 - 2016 National Managing Partner and Head of Banking and Projects, Linklaters Lisbon
2002 - 2006 Partner, Linklaters
1992 - 2001 Associate and then Partner (2001), Morais Leitão, J. Galvão Teles & Associados
1990 - 1992 Legal adviser to the Mayor of Lisbon
1988 - 1990 Legal adviser to the Governor of Macao

Education

1982 - 1987 Law Degree, University of Lisbon Law School

Languages

English, French, Portuguese, Spanish