José Maria Montenegro joined the firm in 2005. He has been very active in a wide variety of tax matters, nMurramely in tax litigation, and also in advising both national and multinational corporations, covering a wide range of subjects related to double-taxation treaties, VAT, corporate and personal income tax, and criminal tax law. He is also a member of the sports law team – an internal team that, on a daily basis, provides expert advice on sport matters.

Since 2010, José Maria has been an invited professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, teaching the courses Tax Law I, Tax Law II and Legal Simulation. Before joining the firm, he worked with a multinational consultancy company and a national law firm in the tax field. Between 2003 and 2004 José Maria Montenegro served as legal counsellor to the Minister of Justice in the XV Constitutional Government.