We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We may also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. Read more about our Privacy Policy.

I got it!

Speaker

Dr Pedro Siza Vieira

Speaker

Pedro Siza Vieira was born on 14 July 1964.

He has read Law in the Law School of the University of Lisbon (1987). 

Pedro Siza Vieira was teaching assistant at the Law School of the University of Lisbon, assistant professor at Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa and visiting professor at Universidade Católica Portuguesa and Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

He was also a lecturer in post-graduate studies and courses promoted by several institutions, including Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oporto Law School of Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and Law School of Coimbra University, in subjects such as public procurement, administrative litigation, arbitration, banking law, project finance and insolvency.

As a lawyer, he was a partner at Morais Leitão, J. Galvão Teles e Associados, Sociedade de Advogados and a partner at Linklaters LLP between 2002 and October 2017, and as served as the Managing Partner of the firm’s Lisbon office between 2006 and 2016.

He was in the arbitrations panel of the Centre for Commercial Arbitration of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Commercial Arbitration Institute of the Oporto Commercial Association, Concórdia (Conciliation, Conflicts Mediation and Arbitration Centre), the Mediation and Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in Brazil and CREL (Extrajudicial Dispute Resolution Centre of the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights of Angola).

He was a member of the board of directors of the Portuguese Association of Law Firms and president of the Portuguese Arbitration Association.

Pedro Siza Vieira has been a member of several working groups for the elaboration of legislative proposals, including the Law of Urban Planning and Building, the Civil Liability of the State and Other Public Bodies and the Portuguese Arbitration Law.

He was a member of the High Counsel of the Administrative and Fiscal Courts and member of the Executive Committee of the Task Force for the Capitalization of Companies.  

He was Minister Assistant to the Prime-Minister from October 2017 to October 2018 

He was Minister Assistant to the Prime-Minister and for the Economy of the Portuguese Government from October 2018 to October 2019.

Similar Speakers

Mr Gareth Harding
Managing Director

4

Ms Mady Delvaux
Member European Parliament

3

Dr Alina Domaradzka
Project Leader

3

Mr Juha Heikkilä
Head of Unit, Robotics, Directorate-General for Communication Networks, Content and Technology,

3

Ms Silvia Capezzuoli
Senior Consultant

3

Mr Nikolaos Mavridis
Founder and Director

3

Mr John C Havens
Executive Director

3

Ms Joanna Bryson
Reader, Department of Computer Science

3

Mr Jeroen van den Hoven
Professor of Ethics and Technology

3

Sponsors in Digital

Register for free to access the Speakers Directory

Search by policy area and keyword 3209 professional speakers from Europe and beyond