After obtaining a degree in law, Master’s in European Community Law and post-graduate qualifications in EC Competition Law and Public Procurement and Concessions, Catarina Pinto Correia joined Vieira de Almeida & Associados (VdA) in 1996. As Managing Associate in the Public Law practice group, she is involved with several areas of administrative law, including the fields of public procurement, public-private partnerships and public regulation. Her work has largely focused in the energy, postal and transport sectors. In addition to her responsibilities at VdA, Correia works with the Horizon 2020 funding programme and EU investment funds for 2014-2020, as well as lecturing at congresses, conferences and workshops.