Pedro Faria
Partner

Pedro Faria

Joined PLMJ in 1989.
Partner and head of the Civil and Commercial litigation team.

About Pedro

Pedro is the partner who heads the Civil and Commercial litigation team. With over 25 years’ experience, he began to specialise in the automotive industry very early in his career and he now represents some of the largest companies and makes in this sector.

Pedro has vast experience in commercial, corporate, banking and finance litigation, as well as in litigation relating to real estate and to sports law. He is one of the founding members of the CAC (circle of litigation lawyers).

Besides having always worked very actively and intensely as an advocate in judicial litigation, in recent years, Pedro has also been developing a career as an arbitration lawyer and he is a member of Concórdia - Centre for Dispute Conciliation and Mediation.

More recently, he joined the list of arbitrators of the Portuguese Court of Arbitration for Sport and he has acted as arbitrator in a variety of cases before this court.

Contacts

Languages:
English

Academic Background
  • Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 1988
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 1991
Professional Background
  • Partner at PLMJ since 1998
Member of
  • IBA – International Bar Association
  • Concórdia - Centre for Conciliation and Mediation of Disputes, 2005
  • Founder of the CAC – Circle of Litigation Lawyers
Chambers Europe
2019 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"He is active in a number of civil and commercial disputes including damages claims, breaches of contract and contractual liability."

2018 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"Clients praise his expertise and dedication, noting that his technical skills are outstanding."

2017 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"One source describes him as prudent, consistent and vigorous."

Chambers Global
2019 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"He is active in a number of civil and commercial disputes including damages claims, breaches of contract and contractual liability."

2018 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"Clients praise his expertise and dedication."

2017 - Pedro Faria | Litigation

"One source describes him as prudent, consistent and vigorous."

The Legal 500
2019 - Pedro Faria | Litigation and Dispute Resolution
2018 - Pedro Faria | Litigation and Dispute Resolution
2017 - Pedro Faria | Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Best Lawyers
2019 - Pedro Faria | Recognised lawyer
2018 - Pedro Faria | Recognised Lawyer
2017 - Pedro Faria | Other Recommended Lawyer
2016 - Pedro Faria | Other Recommended Lawyer
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