Rui Siquela

Rui Siquela joined GDA Advogados in 2017, as Of Counsel , leading the legal action area, and also duties in corporate.

Worked as judge for 13 years, being three years on a district court of general jurisdiction; 5 (five) years in the civil common jurisdiction (TJCM - Tribunal Judicial da Cidade de Maputo) and 5 (five) in the commercial jurisdiction in the same court. Recently qualified for promotion as a judge of The Court of Appeals.

National and international certificates on pedagogics for teachers; evaluation; sentences and decisions reasoning; Intellectual property and public health; Mediation and conciliation; Recovery of entrepreneur and e Insolvency.

Law degree of Faculty of law from Eduardo Mondlane University.

Beginners course for entering the judicial and public prosecution magistracies at the CFJJ (Centro de Formação Jurídica e Judiciária).

Trainer and coordinator of the planning of the Civil procedure Law at CFJJ (Centro de Formação Jurídica e Judiciária);

College teacher of Civil Procedure Law at faculty of Law of the UDM (Universidade Técnica de Moçambique).

Advanced training course in Lusophone International Arbitration, from ALMEDINA Mais, from 23 February to 9 March 2021.

Admitted to the Mozambican Bar Association.

Portuguese, English, Chope, Changana.

Client Centered. Local Knowledge. Global Reach.

VdA Legal Partners is the brand name that brings together all lawyers and independent law firms affiliated with Vieira de Almeida for the provision of integrated legal services in Africa and Timor-Leste. 

We offer a unique blend of international technical expertise with a commercial mindset and in-depth knowledge of local markets. Each instruction received by VdA Legal Partners is diligently handled by multidisciplinary teams comprised of subject-matters specialists and local practitioners.

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