She has advised on projects involving the evaluation and verification of compliance with obligations relating to personal data and privacy protection, and map how personally identifiable information is processed, and defined strategies for implementing the requirements of the general regulation on data protection.
Sónia Queiróz Vaz is experienced in designing and negotiating contracts related to intellectual property rights (particularly, licensing and transfer rights) in many fields (including broadcasting, publishing and merchandising) and in devising strategies to protect IP rights, including brands. She also has extensive expertise in software and audiovisual products domestically and internationally.
Before joining Cuatrecasas, she worked at another law firm in Portugal.
Member of the Portuguese Bar Association.
Representation of Cuatrecasas at the Intellectual Property Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Portugal.
Postgraduate studies in Law on Bioethics
Universidade de Lisboa, 2002
Postgraduate studies in Information Society Law
Universidade de Lisboa, 2001
Bachelor of Laws
Universidade de Lisboa, 2000
III Consumer Law and Alternative Consumer Dispute Resolution Course
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2016
Course on Information Technology
Instituto Nacional da Propriedade Industrial, Lisbon, 2016
Course on IP and Competition Law
Católica Global School of Law, 2016
Course on Legal and Economic Aspects of the Introduction of the Euro
European Institute of the University of Lisbon Law School, 1998
Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers in Intellectual Property, Information Technology, Media, Privacy & Data Security and Technology Law