- Practising law in Cerqueira Gomes & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, R.L.
- LL.M. (master degree) in International Commercial Law at London Metropolitan University (London, UK)
- Licentiate degree in Law from the Portuguese Catholic University - Porto
- Diplomas: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and International Legal English Certificate (ILEC)
- Mastery of English and Spanish languages (also Spanish nationality)