Pita Negrão, Martim


Martim belongs to Sousa Machado, Ferreira da Costa & Associados, an independent law firm which usually collaborates with ILP Law Firm.

Since 09/2006  Sousa Machado, Ferreira da Costa & Associados (law firm, Lisbon, Portugal)

Senior Associate

  • Member of the Management Team of the law firm (establish and enhance business development-focused activities, such as targeting prospective clients and nurturing the current ones, drafting of the firm´s policies and procedures and, finally, day-to-day governance);
  • Advice of SMFC´s institutional clients, both national and international, in the field of Telecommunications, Media and Technology matters, providing assistance in the drafting and review of licensing contracts, drafting legal opinions, rendering of IT services (namely in the form of outsourcing) and technology transfer agreements;
  • Legal advisory in various public proceedings;
  • Litigation and Arbitration;
  • Legal advice on Family and Inheritance Law.

Since 02/2014  Vodafone Portugal (telecommunications company, Lisbon, Portugal)


  • Responsible for the Procurement and VGE areas of the Legal and Regulatory Department;

01/2017 to 10/2017

Axians (information and communication technology company, Lisbon, Portugal)

  • In-House Lawyer, under a secondment arrangement

01/2009 to 12/2013

SAP Portugal (world leading software house company, Lisbon, Portugal)

  • In-House Lawyer, under a secondment arrangement


2011:        Law Faculty of the Portuguese Catholic University

Post graduation in “Law and Practice of Public Contracts”

2001-2006:        Faculty of Law at the University of Lisbon.

1986 – 1998:        Lycée Français Charles Lepierre


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