José Maria Alves Pereira

Senior Associate Lawyer | Lisbon

José Maria Alves Pereira is a Senior Associate Lawyer and has been at Abreu Advogados since 2017 working mainly in the areas of data privacy and data protection, e-commerce, consumer law, media, advertising, information technology and the internet.

He has extensive practical experience in the areas of e-commerce, consumer law, media, advertising, information technology and the internet, on matters such as compliance projects regarding growing technologies, software development agreements, e-commerce platforms, cybersecurity issues, and providing advice with regard to advertising activities (online and offline).

He also has extensive practical experience on matters relating to data protection, in particular advising clients within the full implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation, assessing the level of compliance of new challenging projects, as well as providing on-going advice.

José also has experience in the preparation of due diligence in the area of ​​industrial property, data protection and information technologies for a wide range of companies.

He has worked for a wide range of national and multinational companies, providing advice within projects of national and international level.

José Maria is an Irish Computer Society Certified Data Protection Practitioner

Experience

Participation in data protection audits for multinational companies.

Participation in due diligence in the area of ​​industrial property, data protection and information technologies for a multinational company.

Advice on administrative and judicial proceedings related to industrial property.

Evaluate administrative processes related to data protection.

Associations

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa

Law degree (2012)

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Católica Portuguesa

Postgraduate Diploma on Public Companies and the Stock Market (2014)

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa

Postgraduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law (2017)

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa

Currently studying for a Master’s degree in Corporate Legal Sciences

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Data Privacy Course

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa

Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Data Protection Law (2020)