Melanie Lima Ferreira is RRP Advogados’ Office Manager.
Her professional activity is mainly focused on the support to the firm management and operations.
Before joining the firm, she worked as a consultant in risk and quality areas before “Protect Data Consulting” (2017- 2018), as associate lawyer and quality management system manager before “Abreu & Associados” (2000 - 2017) and as lawyer at the Foreign Affairs Ministry – EU Division – DGAC (1999 - 2000).
Practice areas Office management
Languages Portuguese, English and Spanish
Memberships Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association Member of IBA – International Bar Association Member of IRM – Institute of Risk Management Member of the Technical Commission 180 – Risk Management (directed by the Portuguese Association for Quality) Member of the Technical Commission 195 (Societal Security) Portuguese representative of Instituto Português da Qualidade at ISO (ISO/TC 262 WG5 – Management of Legal Risk) Member of IAPP – International Association of Privacy Professionals
Education Law Degree, International University Law School
MBA in Legal Practice, Nottingham Law School Intensive Management Course – The 6 days Mini–MBA, ISCTE/INDEG Business School Post-Graduations in International Commercial Law, Media Law, IT Law and Intellectual Property Law, Lisbon University School of Law Special Training Course on Dispute Settlement Procedures and Practices, before WTO, Geneva
“Law Firm Governance: Internal Communications”, Almedina, 2017, Colecção Estudos Nº 6, Instituto do Conhecimento AB (MBA Dissertation)
“Gestão da Qualidade na Advocacia”, Case Studies chapter from “O Movimento da Qualidade em Portugal”, Rui Fazenda Branco, Vida Económica, Maio 2008
“O Primado do Cliente”, article in Revista da Qualidade, Dezembro 2006
“A importância das reclamações”, article in Revista da Qualidade, Dezembro 2005
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