Alexandre Norinho Oliveira obtained his law degree at the University of Porto Faculty of Law and his postgraduate degree in European human rights at the University of Coimbra. He also has an LLM in European legal studies from the College of Europe, Belgium and a postgraduate degree in securities law from the University of Lisbon School of Law.

Alexandre joined Vieira de Almeida & Associados in 2011. He is an associate in the banking and finance practice area, where he has been actively involved in several transactions involving securities, banking and insurance transactions. He has also been a trainee in the competition and EU practice area, where he has been actively involved in several transactions, notably in the electronic communications, information technology, media and transport sectors. His practice includes advising banks and corporate borrowers in relation to a wide range of transactions, including general bank lending, securitisations, structured trade finance and acquisition finance.