Joana Mota began practising law in 2006 and joined Uría Menéndez – Proença de Carvalho in 2012, becoming a managing associate in 2018.
Joana focuses her practice on the acquisition, protection and maintenance of national and international IP rights, and has represented parties in related litigation proceedings. She has also advised companies on personal data protection issues.
Joana has a postgraduate qualification in IP law, awarded by the Portuguese Association of Intellectual Property Law in conjunction with the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon. She also has an advanced qualification in data protection law from the University of Lisbon.