External consultant

Tiago Souza d'Alte

  • Lawyer and university lecturer, focusing his expertise in areas including the environment and natural resources, environmental      and energy taxation, public procurement and public law.
  • He is a legal consultant for public and private entities in Portugal and abroad. He has advised national and foreign governments,      municipalities and public and private companies in the design and implementation of projects and in the regulation of services and      infrastructures. He was responsible for the environmental and fiscal legislative process of the Portuguese government and coordinator of working groups on environmental and energy markets and taxation. He also has extensive experience in the preparation and follow-up of public pre-contractual procedures, namely concessions in the public domain, public works and procurement or supply of goods or services, for public entities and private entities.
  • Transnational Law Curriculum undergraduate course: Teaching the "Transnational Environmental Law" unit,      since 2012
  • Postgraduate update course in Maritime Administrative Law: "Port Work and Administrative Law" seminar
  • Member of National Commission for the National Ecological Reserve, since 2012
  • OCDE Working Party on Environmental Performance: Member to the Portuguese delegation, drafting of the Portuguese      Environmental Performance Review, responsible for the chapters on environmental economic instruments, 2010-2011
  • Working Party Coordinator for the fiscal framework of energy markets, 2010-2011
  • Working Party Coordinator for the execution of the Organized Waste Market, 2006-2007


  • PhD Candidate: Univesidade Católica Portuguesa, Faculty of Law (since 2017)
  • Faculty of Law - Lisbon University: Postgraduate course in Legal and Economic Sciences (17/20 final average); 2006-2008
  • Institute of Legal and Political Sciences (ICJP), Faculty of Law of Lisbon University: Postgraduate course in Legislative Drafting (16/20 final average); 2005-2006
  • Trier Academy of European Law: Public Procurement Course: European Perspectives, National Enforcement and Solutions; 2002
  • Faculty of Law - Lisbon University: Bachelor's degree in Law, Juridical Sciences branch (15/20 final average); 1996-2001

Spoken Languages

English, French and Spanish.