Beatriz Albuquerque is a lawyer at the law firm Vieira de Almeida & Associados, where she has been working in the areas of life sciences and social economy. She has recently passed her bar exam from the Portuguese Bar Association.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the Faculty of Law – School of Lisbon of the Portuguese Catholic University. She has completed the LL.M. Law in a European and Global Context at Católica Global School of Law, as well as the LL.M. in Transnational Law at King’s College London. At King’s College, she wrote a Master thesis on ‘Human Rights Due Diligence – Where do we go from here? The case of the garment sector’. An adapted version of her thesis has been published in the book ‘Judicial Power in a Globalized World’ (Springer, 2019). Her main field of interest is Business and Human Rights.