Practice areas: Aviation (ranked by The Legal 500 as “leading individual”); Litigation; Arbitration and Mediation; Insurance; Restructuring/Insolvency and Health Care.
Professional memberships: Portuguese Bar Association; IAG; IBA, European Air Law Association (EALA), L2B Aviation and Portuguese Arbitration Association.
Career: Partner of Alves Pereira & Teixeira de Sousa.
Publications: In addition to his practice, João has published various articles and studies in different areas of the Law, including aviation and insurance matters. He is also the author of the Portuguese chapter in Air Transport by Getting the Deal Through 2010–2018, Airlines Economics 2016–2017, as well as an active contributor for the annual IATA Liability Reporter and to Airline Economics (Aviation Yearbook) 2016–2018.
Personal: Born in Coimbra. Degree in law, Lusíada University of Lisbon. Languages: Portuguese, English, French, Italian and Spanish.