Católica Global School of Law and Abreu Advogados create Chair in International Business Law

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 15:58

Católica Global School of Law and Católica | Lisbon School of Law and Abreu Advogados create Chair in International Business Law have signed a cooperation agreement with Abreu Advogados and its  Knowledge Institute. The agreement establishes the Abreu Professorship in International Business Law, a wide-ranging cooperation platform between these institutions, focused on the promotion of knowledge and innovation.

The Abreu Professorship in International Business Law will enable the schools to hire an international scholar, who will participate in courses, conferences or events promoted under this protocol. The agreement also foresees the sponsorship, by Abreu Advogados, of the LL.M. Law in a Digital Economy offered by Católica Global School of Law. Furthermore, one of the best students of this LL.M. will have the opportunity of doing a professional internship at Abreu Advogados.

The signing ceremony took place at the office of Abreu Advogados in Lisbon, with the presence of Inês Sequeira Mendes, Managing Partner of Abreu Advogados and Luís Barreto Xavier, the Innovation consultant of Abreu Advogados who heads the firm's Knowledge Institute. The Dean and Vice-Dean of Católica | Lisbon School of Law, Ana Taveira da Fonseca and Patrícia Fragoso Martins, as well as the Dean and Executive Dean of Católica Global School of Law, Miguel Poiares Maduro and Tito Rendas, represented the University .