This chapter highlights 43 leading lights in the data space. Their market-leading expertise ranges from IT and telecommunications matters to data protection and cybersecurity issues
Most Highly Regarded
VdA sees an impressive seven individuals listed in this chapter.
The “excellent” Magda Cocco is “very active in the field” and comes highly sought-after for her first-tier advice to domestic and international companies on complex data protection and cybersecurity issues.
Margarida Couto is a “top lawyer” with an encyclopaedic knowledge of data privacy and telecommunications law.
Catarina Mascarenhas attracts a plethora of commendations for her significant experience negotiating high-value IT and IP transactions.
Daniel Reis at DLA Piper earns acclaim from peers as “one of the best data practitioners in the market”. He stands out as a “go-to individual” and “top pick” for technology transfers, transactional matters and the full range of data privacy and cybersecurity issues.
Mónica Oliveira Costa of Coelho Ribeiro e Associados has “a stellar reputation” and comes “highly recommended” for her exceptional work on data privacy and protection matters.
Jaime Medeiros regularly advises domestic and international clients on complex IT and data privacy issues.
Abreu Advogados’ Ricardo Henriques is well-versed at advising multinationals on a wide range of matters including outsourcing projects, GDPR compliance and IT disputes.
At Andersen Tax & Legal, Belén Arribas Sánchez possesses a profound understanding of data protection law and regularly advises clients on emerging technologies such as blockchain and AI.
At Ecija, Carlos Pérez has amassed a wealth of experience advising clients on IT law issues and data protection regulations.
Alejandro Touriño is “very well-known” for his in-depth knowledge of IT law and cutting-edge technologies.
Luís Neto Galvão of Sociedade Rebelo de Sousa & Advogados Associados is touted for his top-notch work on data privacy compliance projects, technology transfers and data audits across a variety of sectors.
At Uría Menéndez, sources laud Leticia López-Lapuente’s “excellent reputation” for advising clients in the technology and financial industries on complex data protection issues.
Peers highlight Garrigues’ José Ramón Morales as a “well-established figure” who provides first-rate advice on complex outsourcing transactions and cloud projects.
Miranda & Associados is home to João Luis Traça, who stands out for his comprehensive knowledge of consumer law and data protection regulations.
At Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Almudena Arpón de Mendívil y Aldama is a long-standing figure with decades of experience advising clients from the TMT sector on a broad range of transactional matters.
Blanca Escribano of Ernst & Young is singled out for her deep understanding of data protection issues arising from high-value transactions in the TMT sector.
Sérvulo & Associados claims Ana Rita Paínho, who is a distinguished lawyer with notable expertise in GDPR compliance and telecommunications law.