Joaquim Caimoto Duarte is a counsel in the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho, where he heads the EU and Portuguese competition practice area.

He has advised on matters in various sectors, including pharmaceuticals, air transport, motor vehicles, energy, telecommunications, media and large retailer industries.

He is regularly involved in mergers and infringement proceedings for abusive conduct and restrictive agreements before the European Commission, the Portuguese competition authorities and the Court of Justice of the European Union and the Portuguese Competition, Regulation and Supervision Court. He also has considerable experience in advising firms on agreements, strategic alliances and state aid.