Before joining Espanha e Associados, she worked with Raposo Bernardo e Associados, (2008-2011), Saragoça da Matta & Silveiro de Barros, Sociedade de Advogados RL (March 2006 – July 2007) and Rogério Tavares, Baltazar Mendes e Associados, Sociedade de Advogados RL (September 2003 – July 2007) where she did her training, which she completed in March 2006.
Mónica has worked in several areas of civil law, mainly Tort law and contract law, but also Family Law and succession Law.
As civil law is a bedrock for the other branches of law, her support for the other departments is one of the key points of her work at Espanha e Associados.
As to litigation, she has worked essentially in civil, corporate and insurance litigation.
Mónica graduated in 2003 (Universidade de Lisboa School of Law). She completed a post-graduate course in Arbitration in 2010 (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, School of Law) and also attended a post-graduate course in Legal Sciences in 2015 (Universidade Católica Portuguesa, School of Law).
Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.