Gonçalo Anastácio

(The following information was supplied by the firm)

Partner and Head of the Competition & EU Department and the Energy Team

Gonçalo Anastácio is one of the most recognised lawyers in his field, both nationally and internationally. He is also ranked as one of Portugal’s leading Competition & EU lawyers by the most important international directories (Band 1 by Chambers & Partners and Tier 1 by Legal 500), as well as included in the The Legal 500’s “Hall of Fame” for EU & Competition Law.

With over 25 years of experience, Gonçalo has been involved in many of the most high profile competition and regulatory cases in Portugal.


  • Partner at SRS Advogados
  • Teacher in Competition and Regulation Postgraduate Course at Lisbon Faculty of Law / IDEFF, since the first edition in 2002
  • 2008 to 2009 – Partner at Simmons & Simmons
  • 2006 to 2007 – Partner at Simmons & Simmons Rebelo de Sousa
  • 2001 – Seconded to Simmons & Simmons, London
  • 1997 to 2007 – Teacher in the Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon (undergraduate)
  • Since 2002 – Teacher in the Postgraduate Diploma in Competition and Regulatory Law, Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon/IDEFF


English, French, Spanish, Italian


  • Portuguese Bar Association
  • President of ICC Portugal (International Chamber of Commerce)
  • Circle of Portuguese Competition Lawyers
  • Portuguese Energy Law Association
  • FDL – European Institute
  • IDEFF- Institute of Economic Law, University of Lisbon
  • Portuguese Association of European Law
  • Editor for the Energy Sector of the Competition and Regulatory Law Journal of the Portuguese Competition Authority/IDEFF
  • Editorial Committee of the legal review of IBRAC – Brazilian Institute for Competition, Consumer and Trade Studies


  • Specialist lawyer in EU and Competition Law – Portuguese Bar Association
  • Master of Laws in EU Law, University of Lisbon School of Law
  • Postgraduate Diploma in European Studies, Collège des Hautes Études Européennes da Sorbonne (Paris I)
  • Degree in Law, University of Coimbra School of Law

Sign In

[login_form] Lost Password