The Centre's Researchers

Mestre Sara Mafalda Anjos Rodrigues

Mestre Sara Mafalda Anjos Rodrigues

Areas of Interest

Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Competition Law, Law of Administrative Offences, Economic Criminal Law

Academic degrees

  • Degree in Law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, concluded in 1999
  • Post Graduations in Labour Law (2000), Criminal Law (2001) and Competition Law (2009).
  • Masters in Forensic Law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, concluded in 2010.
  • PhD Student, Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon (since 2013)

Research and  Scientific cooperation

  • Member of the Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Sciences, Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon
  • Researcher of the Research Centre for Criminal Law and Criminal Sciences, Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon
  • Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg, Germany

Pedagogical experience

  • Member of the Pedagogical Council of the Lisbon Law School, Lisbon University (since 2018)
  • Lecturer (Guest Assistant) at the Lisbon Law School, Lisbon University (since 2016). Areas: International Economy, Economy Law and Economy
  • Lecturer (Monitor) at the Lisbon Law School, Lisbon University (from 1999 to 2000). Area: Political Economy
  • Lecturer at the 1st Postgraduate Course in Law Enforcement, Compliance and Criminal Law, CIDPCC (2016)
  • Lecturer of two conferences at the Competition Law Workshop “Going after bid-rigging cartels”, organised by OECD/KPC, in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (“Building a case: case strategy and management” and “Fighting bid rigging in the PCA’s strategic plan for public procurement”) (2017)

Professional activity

  • Senior Legal Officer at Portuguese Competition Authority's Department of Restrictive Practices (since 2007)
  • Legal Adviser at Direção Geral da Política da Justiça (2007)
  • Lawyer (since 1999)

Publications

Articles in scientific magazines and book chapters 

  • “O Estado português seria condenado? As buscas efetuadas pela Autoridade da Concorrência e o artigo 6.º, n.º 1, da Convenção Europeia dos Direitos do Homem”, in Revista Concorrência e Regulação, ano 2, n.º 6, April-june 2011.
  • “O dever de fundamentação das decisões proferidas pela Autoridade da Concorrência, em processo sancionatório”, in Revista Julgar online, April 2014.