Maria Emília Meira



Integrates GLX LTM since 2001.

Partner since 2017, coordinates the Banking, Finance, Insurance, Environment and Energy departments. Provides legal advice in the process of forming the most diverse contracts, with the analysis and negotiation of insurance policies and their general, special and particular conditions, having extensive experience in the judicial and litigation scope of these matters.

Also has experience in the areas of ​​environmental law, in which she advises on preventive, repressive or sanctioning procedures, providing legal support in environmental impact assessment procedures, environmental licensing, civil, criminal and administrative liability proceedings, as well as in the discussion of all procedures related to the European trade in greenhouse gas emission allowances.

With regular presence in the courts, assisting clients, in general, in disputes related to civil law, namely Family and Minors Law, Succession, Leasing, Contracts, Banking Law and Traffic Accidents.


Law Degree, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra, concluded in July 2001.


Attended the curricular part of the “XXI Graduate Course in Securities Law”, at the Instituto de Valores Mobiliários, which concluded in 2017;

Postgraduate degree in Health Law, Escola de Direito do Porto, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, 2023.


Lawyer registered in the Ordem dos Advogados (Portuguese Bar Association), since December 17th, 2003, bearer of Professional License No. 10194-P.


Guest trainer at the I (2016) and II editions (2020) of the Advanced Training Course in Condominium Management, at ESTG – Instituto Politécnico de Leiria;

Member of the Conselho Deontologia do Porto da Ordem dos Advogados (Oporto Deontology Council) in the 2017/2019 triennium;

Secretary of the Conselho Deontologia do Porto da Ordem dos Advogados (Oporto Deontology Council) in the 2020/2022 triennium;

Invited trainer in the area of professional deontology, at Centro de Formação do Conselho Regional do Porto da Ordem dos Advogados;

Teaches in the Civil Law Curse, 7th Edition of the Preparatory Course for the Admission Exam to the Chamber of Solicitors and Enforcement Agents (ASAE) at the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave (IPCA).