Duarte Henriques is a lawyer and arbitrator based in Lisbon, Portugal, and partner at BCH Lawyers. Since 1990, he has acted both as counsel and arbitrator in several litigation and arbitrations cases related to investment disputes, banking and finance, corporate, commercial and construction disputes. He serves as sole arbitrator, chair or member of tribunals in domestic and international arbitration proceedings, and as counsel in domestic and international arbitration proceedings, both institutional and ad hoc. Duarte Henriques advises major banking and finance institutions, insurance companies, construction companies, and technology/software solution providers in litigation and arbitration disputes. Duarte Henriques specialises in banking and finance law, business and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, agency and distribution, construction, intellectual property and third-party funding.
Duarte Henriques is listed as arbitrator in several institutions, including the VIAC, CIETAC, the HKIAC and WIPO. Duarte Henriques is a member of several international associations, including the Russian Arbitration Association, LCIA, IBA, ICC and ICCA. Duarte Henriques is a member of the ICC Task Force on Financial Institutions and International Arbitration and of the Task Force on Third-Party Funding in International Arbitration of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) & Queen Mary University of London Law School, London.
He has been recently admitted to the SVAMC Tech List (Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center's 2017 List of the World’s Leading Technology Neutrals) and to the List of Specialized Arbitrators of the International Distribution Institute. Duarte Henriques authors several works on international arbitration.