He was born on 06/07/1940, in Horta (Azores). Degree and Masters in Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra. University professor since 1969, having worked in several national and foreign universities. He worked as in the legal areas in several companies. Jurisconsult.
Labor law and industrial relations
Regulation of domestic service
Impact of labor reforms on the labor market
“Direito do Trabalho”, 17 edições (a última em 2014)
“A lei e as greves”, 2013
“Um rumo para as leis do trabalho”, 2007
Numerous articles in journals and collective works.