SRS Advogados

Cesar Sá Esteves

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Practice Areas

Employment & Social Security

Insurance & Pensions

Life Sciences & Healthcare


Partner and Head of the Employment & Social Security Department, César Sá Esteves is ranked as one of Portugal's leading employment lawyers by the most important international directories. He is particularly highly regarded in the context of corporate restructurings, as well as employment issues related with M&A transactions.

With over 25 years of practice, César has extensive experience in dealing with collective bargaining, disputes and HR/employment strategic advisory services.

Professional Memberships

Portuguese Bar Association

Portuguese representative on the Board of EELA – European Employment Lawyers Association

EILN – European Immigration Lawyers Network


Coordinator of the Labour Code (Livraria Petrony, 2010).

Co-author of the Labour Procedure Code and complementary legislation (Livraria Petrony, 2009).

Co-author of the Business Transfers and Employee Rights (Butterworths LexisNexis UK, 2005).

Coordinator and co-author of the Practical Manual of Employment Procedures and complementary legislation (Verlag Dashöfer, 2004).

Author of the article “Some practical reflections on the process of collective dismissal”, in Emplyment Law + Crisis = Crisis of Employment Law? (Coimbra Editora, 2011).

Author of various articles published in specialized magazines.

Collaboration on ”Doing Business 2012: Doing Business in a More Transparent World”, in World Bank.