José Veiga de Macedo is a Lawyer and member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 2004, specialized in corporate and business Law. The author holds a Law Degree awarded in 2001 and a Post Graduate Degree in Commercial Law awarded in 2006 by the Portuguese Catholic University. He also has an LL.M programme in Energy Law & Policy, Centre for Energy, Petroleum & Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP) a faculty of the University of Dundee, Scotland.
Before starting his LL.M at the CEPMLP, José V. Macedo was Senior Associate Lawyer at the Henrique Abecasis & Andresen Guimarães Law Firm (www.haaag.pt) which is strongly dedicated on providing legal support in international business transactions and business internationalization, namely those involving Angola and Brazil. The author's practice areas include commercial and civil contracts, tax planning, litigation, administrative law and regulatory compliance.