About Joana Almeida

Joana Almeida joined the firm in 1998 and is a managing associate. She is a member of the labour and social security team. Joana provides day-to-day consultancy in all areas of labour and social security law, in relation to both individual and collective employment relationships. Acting on behalf of domestic and foreign clients, she has participated in several corporate restructuring processes, provided legal advice on the acquisition and sale of companies and business areas and conducted proceedings for the termination of employment contracts. Joana has also been involved in the conception and implementation of fringe benefit plans of various sorts. She acts as legal counsel for several clients on labour litigation and social security matters. Joana is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2000), and is a Specialist Lawyer in Labour Law, a title awarded by the Portuguese Bar Association in 2007. She has contributed to numerous publications relating to employment law.


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