Manuel Ferreira da Costa


Academic Profile

Degree in Law from the School of Law of the University of Coimbra

Professional Profile

From 1983 to 1986, he devoted himself to forensic practice in the areas of litigation and company law, directing the litigation service at COSEC – Companhia de Seguros de Créditos, S.A.

In addition to practicing law, he was a university lecturer in Law and, in 1982 and 1983, was President of the Portuguese Institute of Cinema.

He is a founding partner of SMFC and responsible for SMFC’s international relations, regularly participating in congresses of international alliances that the Firm is part of.

Professional Associations

Member of the Bar Association since 1979

Languages: English and French