Provided by João Marques Mendes
Energy and natural resources; Public law; Projects and infrastructures
João is a partner in the Public Law practice. With around 10 years’ professional experience, he has focused on the area of energy and natural resources, providing legal assistance with regulatory, projects, transactions and litigation, to Portuguese and international clients.
In the area of energy and public law, his main focus has been advising on the implementation and operation of projects and infrastructures, with a special focus on renewable energies. He advises Portugal’s leading energy companies, especially on regulatory and contractual issues. He also advises on dispute resolution in the fields of energy and regulatory.
João is the author of numerous papers and articles on energy law and has frequently been invited to lecture and participate as a speaker in classes and conferences in the fields of energy and regulatory law.
Languages: Portuguese and English
João Marques Mendes regularly advises on renewable energy projects, with expertise in both solar and hydropower. According to one client, his "strong legal expertise, with deep sector knowledge, allows him to rapidly understand a client's problems and provide detailed solutions."
Up and coming João Marques Mendes is noted for his work in projects relating to the energy sector. "He is spot on and extremely efficient," according to a satisfied client.