Miguel Koch Rua

Senior Associate

Miguel Koch Rua

Main Pratice Areas 

Corporate and Commercial Law
Mergers & Acquisitions / Due Diligences


Miguel Koch Rua joined CTSU in 2018.

Miguel focuses his activity mainly in Corporate and Commercial Law, including M&A, Corporate Governance, International Commercial Contracts, and Transportation Law.

Has been involved in several high profile transactions, namely M&A deals in several economic sectors representing national and international clients (including companies listed in Fortune 500 FTSE 100 and Euronext 100), as well as several procedures concerning direct foreign investment and corporate restructuring.

Since 2013 is a guest lecturer at Porto Business School, in the Post-graduate degree in Project Management

Recognized by Best Lawyers and Legal 500 since 2012 in corporate law.

Member of Portuguese Bar Association since 1998.



  • Law Degree by the Portuguese Catholic University (1996).

  • Post Graduate Degree in European Labour Law by the Portuguese Catholic University (2001).

  • Master of Law Program by the Portuguese Catholic University (2006-2008). 

Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.

Miguel Koch Rua