is a partner and leads the public law department. In recent years, Duarte’s practice involves advising central and local public bodies. He also focuses on natural persons, along with tendering procedures to grant public works concessions (motorways). His work is focused on electricity production from alternative forms of energy; the management and operation of port terminals; the upstream and downstream abstraction, purification and distribution of water and solid waste; tourism projects in Portugal; and the restructuring of automotive groups. Duarte has also advised on concession contracts of casino games of chance in Portugal.