João Paulo Marques

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João Paulo Marques

Lawyer (CP 49701P)

He has given legal advice to several foreign clients in the preparation, management and conclusion of real estate operations in the Region. As a lawyer, he has been sponsoring companies and individual clients in a variety of lawsuits, mainly in the criminal, commercial and labor areas.

He was responsible for several company reorganization and restructuring operations, involving issues related to human resources. 

In the area of sports law, he has represented several coaches and professional athletes in litigation before the Portuguese Football Federation, FIFA and the Tribunal Arbitral du Sport. 

He was a member of the Parliament of Madeira, from 2015 to 2019.

Professional Background

Member of the Parliament of Madeira (2015);
– Lawyer at Nuno Cerejeira Namora e Marinho Falcão & Ass.- Porto (2014);
– Legal Department of Clube Desportivo Nacional SAD (2012);
– Registered at the Portuguese Bar/Lawyer Association (2007).


Portuguese and English

Academic Background

- Postgraduate degree in Public Procurement, IPCJ (2020);

- Specialization in Consumer Contracts, APDC (2009);
- Degree in Law, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Porto (2007).