Mateus Andrade Dias is a graduate of the Lisbon Catholic University Law School and attended the Maritime Law Short Course run by the University of Southampton. He is a partner and a lawyer at the firm, focusing his practice on wet and dry shipping, including transport (sea/road/air/railway/multi-modal), international trade, insurance and reinsurance, international disputes, ship finance and ship registration and litigation. He works for P&I clubs, hull underwriters, banks, shipowners, charterers, bunker suppliers, carriers, shippers and receivers. He is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association and a member of the International Association of Young Lawyers. He has lectured at various conferences and is a regular lecturer at postgraduate courses administrated by the Faculty of Law at the Lisbon University. Mateus is ranked in Chambers and Partners.