Graduated in Law and Post-Graduate in Bank, Insurance and Stock Market Law and Corporate Law.
I am Head of Legal at Instituto Pedro Nunes and part of IPN VCI – Knowledge Valorisation and Commercialization Unit, also with relevant intervention as trainee and lecturer, both in specific training programs, post-graduate studies and graduate studies. I specifically address Intellectual Property Law, tech transfer and legal tech issues with since 2002.
Since 2011, invited lecturer on the Biomedical Pharmacy Degree of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Coimbra University, co-responsible for the module “Regulatory Affairs and Patents”. From 2020, also invited lecturer responsible for the module “Intellectual Property, Innovation and Entrepreneurship” part of the Master Degree in Pharmacy of the same Faculty.
I deliver interventions in several events on technology transfer and IP matters organized by the most relevant global entities (AUTM, LES, ASTP, ERA, OECD, OMPI, WIPO and EPO).
I am member of the EPO – European Patent Office Standing Advisory Committee on Patent Information and Documentation, EUIPO – European Intellectual Property Office Observatory SME Expert Group and EARTO – European Association of Research and Technology Organizations “Legal Experts” Working Group. Since 2019, also Researcher at SPARC – Space Law Research Center at the Law Faculty of Universidade Nova de Lisboa.