Marilia Frias

Associate VdA Law Firm

Marília joined Vieira de Almeida & Associados in 2015. She is a Managing Associate of the Information, Communication & Technology practice. She has a wide experience in advising clients in various jurisdictions, in particular Portugal and Angola, with special focus in Aviation sector.

Before joining the firm, she worked at Miranda Correia Amendoeira & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, RL, as an Associate, from 2008 to 2015, and focused her practice on the energy sector (mainly oil & gas and electricity) and in the mining sector, as well as in corporate and commercial law.

Marília got her Law degree from University of Coimbra, Faculty of Law, having participated in the Erasmus Program at the “Université de Poitiers”, France. She also has a Master degree in Corporate Law from the Lisbon Law School, as well as a LL.M. in International Business Law from the Lisbon Catholic University. She obtained the International Air Law Diploma from the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Marília was a Lecturer at the Aviation Law Course organized by the European Law Students Association in 2017 and at the Law & Technology Master (2019) by the Nova School of Law in Lisbon.

She is VdA’s representative at The European Air Law Association (EALA).