Joaquim Shearman de Macedo

PLMJ - Portugal

Rua Sousa Martins 10


+351 210 958 100

Litigation Star



Practice area:

Commercial and transactions
International arbitration
White collar crime

Year Joined Firm: 2010


Law Faculty of Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Law Faculty of the Catholic University Portugal.

Languages Spoken: Portuguese, English, Spanish

Joaquim Shearman de Macedo has been developing his practice in civil and commercial Litigation, Internal and Cross-Border Arbitration.

He has represented clients in several judicial and arbitration proceedings of major complexity, involving multiple jurisdictions.

He usually intervenes in commercial and corporate disputes, disputes among shareholders, construction, insurances, contractual and extra contractual civil liability.

Joaquim is Vice-president of the Center for Mediation and Arbitration Concordia since 2017 and has been a member of the Executive Board since 2012. He is a member of the Ethics Council of the Portguese Association of Arbitration since 2010.

Last updated 3rd December 2018 

  • Commercial arbitration
  • Insolvency
  • Insurance
  • International arbitration