Rita Magalhães joined Vieira de Almeida & Associados in 2003 and is currently a senior associate integrated in the tax practice group. In such capacity she has been involved in several transactions, mainly focused on mergers, spin-offs, acquisitions and restructurings, transfer pricing and property taxation. She was admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association as specialised in tax law and is a member of the Portuguese Tax Association and International Fiscal Association. She is also a certified arbitrator since 2011 (Administrative and Tax Arbitration Centre, Ministry of Justice).