Abreu Advogados brings NYSBA to Portugal

Abreu Advogados sponsors and co-organises with four Portuguese legal firms the next Seasonal Meeting of the International Section of the NYSBA New York State Bar Association, which will be held in Lisbon from October 10th to 13th.

The Conference is on the topic “Integration and Growth in Europe and the World”. This meeting will gather prestigious experts in the Legal Area from different jurisdictions, who will be debating some of the current and relevant topics of International Law, and regulatory subjects highly relevant for the legal profession, such as the problematic of the ownership of law firms by non-lawyers. A preparatory meeting will also be held in Casablanca, Morocco, on October 8th, where participants will have the chance to interact with Lawyers from Arab jurisdictions in the Maghreb region.

The team in charge of organising the event is led by Pedro Pais de Almeida (Co-Chairman of the Conference), Partner at Abreu Advogados and Member of the Executive Committee of the International Section of the NYSBA.

The panels will include the following speakers from Abreu Advogados: Miguel Teixeira de Abreu, Pedro Pais de Almeida and Ana Sofia Batista (Partners), João Veiga Gomes (Of-counsel), Carlos de Almeida Lemos and Pedro Sousa Uva (Associate Lawyers).