Inês Avelar Santos


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Specialist in EU and competition law.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, Inês Avelar Santos worked at other law firms in Portugal and was legal officer in the Anti-Cartel Unit of the Portuguese Competition Authority’s Restrictive Practices Department (2018-2022). 

She is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association.


  • Master in Law in a European and Global Context
    Católica Global School of Law, Lisbon, 2012

    Postgraduate studies in Competition and Regulation
    Instituto de Direito Económico, Financeiro e Fiscal, Lisbon, 2016

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2011