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Garrigues

Rui Valente

Porto, Portugal Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Employment , General Business Law: Employment
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Employment - Portugal

Band 3

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Rui Valente has a broad practice that takes in collective dismissals and lay-off procedures as well as human resources advice. He is also proficient in handling employment litigation proceedings and contractual advice.
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General Business Law: Employment - Porto

Band 1

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Rui Valente has an excellent standing in the market as an active adviser on employment matters, acting on collective dismissal cases and lay-off procedures. Clients highlight his "excellent involvement in all matters," as well as his "excellent advice and follow-up."
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Practice Areas

Nineteen years of experience in employment issues: individual/collective negotiation, disciplinary proceedings, collective dismissals, lay off procedures, labour due diligences and labour litigation.

Career

Law degree (1995) and two post-graduate degrees in labour and employment law at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2001-02 and 2004-05). He has been a teacher in post-graduate courses in several Universities.

Professional Memberships

Portuguese Bar Association, which has considered him a “Labour Law Especialist” (2007).

Personal

Author (among other) of the following published articles: "Direito do Trabalho e prestações de desemprego. A Segurança Social como outorgante fantasma na transação laboral" (2011, Prontuário de Direito do Trabalho n.º 86); "O Direito da Segurança Social como face oculta do Direito do Trabalho" (2011, Direito do Trabalho + Crise = Crise do Direito do Trabalho – Atas do Congresso de Direito do Trabalho na Universidade Católica Portuguesa), "Proteção do segredo, cláusula penal e desvinculação do pacto de não concorrência: entre a causa perdida, o combate quixotesco e o direito ao mal menor" (2017, Peter Lang, Los actuales câmbios sociales y laborales: nuevos retos para el mundo del trabajo; Vol.4) and “An employment Law for the elderly” (2018, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, The Balance between Worker Protection and Employer Powers).

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Rui Valente

Garrigues

yellow-guide 13 YEARS RANKED
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Avenida da Boavista

3523 Ed. Aviz

Porto

Porto

Portugal

4100-139

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