Luís Alves Dias is an associate in the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho, having joined the firm in December 2015.

Between September 2012 and November 2015, Luís was a member of Linklaters LLP’s team in Portugal, where he mainly focused his practice on providing legal advice to domestic and international clients in the context of corporate M&A transactions, in particular sales and acquisitions of companies and businesses located in Portugal, but also in Angola and Mozambique.

Currently, his professional practice is mainly focused on providing legal advice to domestic and international clients regarding banking and finance law, FinTech and insurance law in both the regulatory and in the purely transactional strands.

Luís is a founding associate of the Portuguese FinTech and InsurTech Association (AFIP), co-coordinator of the RegTech Working Group of AFIP and co-founder of the Lisbon chapter of Legal Hackers.