Helena Tapp Barroso joined Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados in 2006 and became a non-equity partner in 2010. She is a member of the labour and social security team and co-coordinator of the data protection team.
Helena provides regular legal counselling in the areas of commercial, civil, labour and corporate law, regularly assisting clients in the structuring of transactions, contract negotiations and dispute regulation in different business areas. She has been developing extensive activity in the area of Personal Data Protection, advising clients in the elaboration of privacy policies and data protection, internal regulations, audits and compliance programs, as well as in the preparation and revision of contractual clauses applicable to personal data processing and legalization.
Helena Tapp Barroso teaches regularly in the postgraduate course in Labour Law at the Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, as well as in postgraduate studies in Business Law. She was an Assistant Professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, from 1989 to 2001 in the areas of civil, commercial and labour law.
From 1989 to 1998 Helena practised law at Veiga Gomes, Bessa Monteiro, Marques Bom and from 1998 to 2005 at Osório de Castro, Verde Pinho, Vieira Peres, Lobo Xavier e Associados – Sociedade de Advogados.