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João Bravo da Costa

  • Lawyer
    Professional License n.º 3313L
  • Academic curriculum

    MBA (The Management Program) at the Rice University, Houston, Texas, in 1993.
    Compared American Law Degree at The Academy of American and International Law of South-Western Legal Foundation, in Dallas, Texas, USA, in 1982
    Registered at the Portuguese Bar Association since February 20th, 1975
    Compared Law summer course organized by the International Association of Compared Law, from Strasburg, at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, in Lisbon, in August 1971
    Law degree at the University of Lisbon in 1971

    Professional curriculum

    Partner since 2004
    › TEXACO from 1977 to 2006
    Texaco independent Consultant in Lisbon and Luanda from 1999 to 2006
    Joint General Manager to Texaco Angola Board from 1998 to 1999
    Texaco Angola Legal Department Manager from 1980 to 1998
    Texaco Angola HR Manager from 1977 to 1980
    › Trainee at the President of the Portuguese Bar Association, Dr. Ângelo Almeida Ribeiro Law Office from 1974 to 1976
    › CABINDA GULF OIL COMPANY from 1972 to 1974
    Legal Technician and Supervisor of the PR Depart (Luanda)

    Main practice areas

    Private Contracts, Oil & Gaz, Internacional Law


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