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Bruno Melo Alves is the new partner at Melo Alves Advogados
The former partner of VdA strengthens Melo Alves’ criminal litigation, compliance and internal investigations practices
Bruno Melo Alves has joined Melo Alves Advogados as partner and represents a reinforcement to the sectors of criminal and administrative litigation, compliance and internal investigations, representing a commitment to the international aspect, boosting the Asian and Angolan Desk.
The new partner moves from VdA – Vieira de Almeida e Associados, where he had been since 2015, as coordinating associate in the areas of administrative offense litigation and criminal law. Previously, he worked in the litigation and labor department of Miranda & Associados.
Bruno Melo Alves has a degree in Law from the Lusíada University of Lisbon and attended a postgraduate course in Criminology. He was a guest lecturer at the Faculty of Law of Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Interdisciplinary Legal Practice, in the area of criminal law. He is qualified as a lawyer in Portugal and Timor-Leste, and has significant experience in Portuguese-speaking countries, advising clients on anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, criminal, regulatory, labor law and in sectors such as oil and gas, banking, mining, telecommunications, health and insurance.
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