Adelaide Mateus is currently a jurist at the firm and her practice has a strong focus in civil Law, in particular by assisting in large scale enforcement proceedings.
Prior to joining JNV – Lawyers and Notaries in June 2013, she worked in Portugal as court officer and executive secretary of a member of the Portuguese Government and later on, in Macau, as executive secretary of a member of the Government of Macau. She is highly experienced in court procedures related to Family Law and the Child Protection.
Adelaide graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Lusíada University of Portugal and has a post-graduation in Public Administration from the Polytechnic Institute of Macau in partnership with the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, in Portugal.
She is native in Portuguese and fluent in both oral and written English and French, holding in addition a Proficiency Certificate in Translation from the British Council