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Sérgio Brigas Afonso

Associate
Lawyer

CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut
Rua Sousa Martins 10
1050-218 Lisbon
Portugal
Languages Portuguese, English

Sérgio Brigas Afonso has been developing his professional activity in Tax Litigation, as well Consultancy, especially related to excise duties and customs.

He is a Tax lawyer at CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut since 2017 and, before that, he worked for PLMJ and RFF & Associados.

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Education

  • 2016 – Masters in Corporate Law at ISCTE, IUL
  • 2011 – Executive Masters in Tax Management at ISCTE-IUL
  • 2007 – Law Degree at Faculdade de Direito of Universidade de Lisboa.
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Memberships

  • Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 2010
  • Member of the Portuguese Tax Association
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Lectures list

  • Co-author of the chapter “Impostos Especiais de Consumo” in Lições de Fiscalidade, coordinated by Professors João Ricardo Catarino and Vasco Branco Guimarães, Almedina, 2013;
  • Co-author of the chapter “Importação e Exportação”, in Temas de Direito Aduaneiro, coordinated by Tânia Carvalhais Pereira, Almedina, 2014;
  • Co-author of the article “Introdução ao Direito Aduaneiro Angolano”, in Revista de Finanças Públicas e Direito Fiscal, number 3, year 7, October;
  • Author of the article “Mercadorias sujeitas a Direitos de Importação – Restrições no recurso à arbitragem Tributária”, Revista de Arbitragem n.º 2, coordinated by Nuno Villas Lobos and Tânia Carvalhais Pereira.
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Expertise