• Portuguese
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
David Machado joined the team in August 2017 after a successful student exchange program at the University of Macau, having finished his Master’s degree in Criminal Law just two months after his recruitment.

He has both Portuguese and French citizenship, and is fluent in oral and written Portuguese, French, English and Spanish, as well as a beginner student of the Italian and Cantonese languages.

David focused his studies in Criminal Law, although he has also a strong interest in the fields of Gaming, Contract Law, Family, Labour and Constitutional Law, as well as in the Macau Basic Law.

Academic Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Criminal Law (LLM), University of Coimbra Faculty of Law, Portugal (2017)
  • Graduate Degree in Law (LLB), University of Coimbra Faculty of Law, Portugal (2015)

Professional Experience

  • 2017 to date: Jurist at Manuela António – Lawyers and Notaries, Macau SAR