Marília Frias

Consultant Communications, Data Protection & IT

Marília Frias

Marília Frias works with ASP Advogados since 2017. She focuses on Communications, Data Protection & IT, having advised clients in different jurisdictions, particularly Angola and Portugal. Marília specializes in Electronic Communications and Aviation.

She further boasts a vast experience in Energy (notably, oil & gas and electricity) and Mining, and in Commercial and Corporate Law.

Law Degree – Coimbra University Law School.

Erasmus Program at Université de Poitiers, France.

Master’s degree in “Legal Sciences – Companies Law”, Lisbon University Law School.

LL.M. - International Business Law, Lisbon Catholic University Law School.

International Air Law Diploma by International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Lecturer – Aviation Law Course - 2017 at European Law Students’ Association.

Lecturer – Law & Technology – 2019 Master’s degree, Lisbon Universidade Nova Law School.

Marília Frias is a Managing Associate at Vieira de Almeida & Associados, ASP Advogados’ partner law firm in Portugal.

Between 2008 and 2015, Marília worked for Miranda Correia Amendoeira & Associados.

Authored and co-authored serveral articles in specialty publications, including Regulação da aviação civil: linhas gerais (An overview of civil aviation regulations), AAVV in Garantia de Direitos e Regulação: Perspectivas de Direito Administrativo, 2020, AAFDL; Air Transport (2020), Lexology, Getting the Deal Through; Is the European Union’s legal framework ready for AI-enabled drone deliveries? A preliminary short assessment, 2020, Unio EU Law Journal, and a few editions of theInternational Comparative Legal Guide to Oil and Gas Regulation (chapter on Portugal), Petroleum Africa, The Mining Law Review (chapter on Angola and the DRC) and Getting the Deal Through – Mining (chapter on Angola).

Admitted to the Angolan Bar Association.

Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association.

VdA’s spokesperson at The European Air Law Association (EALA).

Portuguese, English, French.

Client Centered. Local Knowledge. Global Reach.

VdA Legal Partners stands for all lawyers and independent law firms associated with Vieira de Almeida for the provision of integrated legal services in Africa and Timor-Leste.

We offer a unique blend of international technical expertise with a commercial mindset and in-depth knowledge of local markets. Each instruction received by VdA Legal Partners is diligently handled by multidisciplinary teams comprised of subject-matters specialists and local practitioners.

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