Baptista Monteverde & Associados has reinforced the Civil and Commercial Litigation area with the integration of Joana Fortunato
The lawyer has re-joined the firm from SLCM – Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins, where she was during the last four years. Fortunato has now returned to BMA, after having completed her internship there and where she began her professional career from Law school. Joana Fortunato has eleven years of experience in the Civil and Commercial Law areas in which she advises national and international clients.
Joana Fortunato said: “It is with great enthusiasm and willingness to do well that I rejoin BMA. BMA’s culture is a work of excellence and empathy for the benefit of clients, and this is precisely the principle that guides me”.
Paulo Monteverde, founding partner of BMA, said: “We’ve known Joana and her work for many years. Joana shares with us the same determination and creativity in the pursuit of excellence and arrives with the same team spirit.”
Joana holds a degree in Law and a postgraduate degree in Business Law from the University of Lisbon. Joana Fortunato completed her training contract at BMA, where she was an associate between 2013 and May 2017. Between June 2017 and May 2021 she was an associate at SLCM. Joana has also written articles in the area of Civil Law, with a special focus on the theme of Urban Leasing.