José Mota Soares

José Mota Soares



Manual para a renovação da contratação coletiva no comércio e serviços, Confederação do Comércio e Serviços de Portugal, Maio de 2015

Best Lawyers 2018

Chambers 2019

Legal500 2019

Academic Education

Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association since 1997.
Graduate of the Universidade Lusíada, Lisbon (1994).
Attended a Master degree in Legal Sciences at the Universidade Lusíada, and completed with success lectures on Civil Law and Commercial Law (1996).
Post-graduate degree in Labour Law from the Faculty of Law of Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2007).

Professional Experience

José had independent lawyer, in shared premises with Mr. José Robin de Andrade, Mr. Fernando Cunha de Sá and Mr. Emanuel António de Melo Sousa (1996-1998)

General Secretary of the Portuguese Association of Facility Services (APFS) 2012 – 2016

Member of the Lawyers Bar Association National Evaluation Committee

Member of the “Associação Portuguesa de Direito do Trabalho ( APODIT )”


English and Spanish.


Employment Law and Social Security.


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