Managing Partner of Teixeira & Guimarães (TESG), boutique law firm headquartered in Oporto, Portugal. Runs his practice within the firm for about 10 years. Focused on credit litigation/recovery services, corporate law and data protection (GDPR).
Lately, he has been pointed out as Data Protection Officer for more than 20 companies, gained executive training on management in Catolica Porto Business School, specialization course on Data Protection and Security in Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon University, Cybersecurity diploma from the National Cybersecurity Center and a ECPC-B Professional DPO certification course from Faculty of Law, Maastricht University, European Center on Privacy and Cybersecurity.
João provides frequently legal mentorship on acceleration programs for innovation hubs on areas like corporate law, legal start in Portugal, IP and legal mentorship on Blockchain, IA/ML, providing still mentorships on NGO´s.
He is British-Portuguese Chamber of Commerce Vice-President and a newspaper columnist.
Teixeira & Guimarães (TESG) is a portuguese boutique law firm incorporated in 2013. The firm deals mainly in corporate law, banking & privacy.
We provide specialized guidance over credit litigation and debt recovery services, being the only portuguese firm certified on ISO9001:2015 by SGS International Certification Services on credit recovery and one of the few certified on legal services.
The firm is part of Porto Protocol – a dynamic platform of ideas and workable solutions to combat climate change.