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Summer Law School | Morais Leitão

The Summer Law School | Morais Leitão is calling all law and management students who are interested in legal affairs, who are seeking for excellence and want to widen their network of like-minded students and prominent corporate law firms.

In these three days you will invest your time in improving your legal skills and knowledge, exploring your true potential to your future employers, and accessing first-round interviews for summer internships in Morais Leitão and its client Galp.

Our programs aim to make professional dreams come true, allowing our students to develop their skills in the areas that they love. Thanks to our partners, we are able to provide real experiences and foster ambitions.


Important information

Due to the evolution of COVID-19, we have been notified by NOVA University Lisbon’s Rectory of the precautionary measures we need to implement effective immediately.

Events that do not relate to the provision of academic and research activities, regardless of how many participants will there be, scheduled to take place in March and April 2020, are to be canceled effective immediately.

You can check the UNL page about the contingency plan here.

Therefore, we inform you that this programe was postponed to the summer, maintaing all contents and objectives initally planned, including the internships offered at Morais Leitão and its partner Galp.

The applications are still open.
Summer Schools Team

What will you learn?

  • Develop a set of skills and knowledge with direct relevance for work in international companies, law firms and other organizations
  • Understand how academic concepts can be applied in real organizational contexts
  • Learn from and belong to a group of cutting-edge professionals trained to work at the intersection between law and management.


For three days, you will invest your time improving your legal and managerial skills and knowledge, exploring your true potential to your future employers, and accessing first-round interviews for summer internships at Morais Leitão and Galp.

Who can apply?

Managers who study the relations of law and business can anticipate the legal needs of their organizations and comprehend how laws and regulations can impact businesses in both positive and negative ways.

Like-wise, future lawyers shall understand how important it is to develop managerial skills, namely public speaking, client management or team leadership, to advance their careers.

Students with both law and management backgrounds can more effectively work side-by-side and communicate organically, representing a key asset for any organization.

This program is for all prospective lawyers and managers that want to succeed in the future.

The Program

Students must have a basic know-how of either law or management.

This Easter school offers 24 hours of inspiring academic sessions, practical discussions, lawyers’ talks, and boost your CV workshops. In addition, at the end of the 3 days, participants who successfully attend all sessions will have access to first-round interviews for summer internships at both Morais Leitão and Galp.

  • Develop communication skills and understand what you need to explore your full potential in an interview
  • Understand what it is like to be working at Corporate Law or “Pure” Law.
  • Management for Lawyers – Strategy (at Morais Leitão)
  • Management for Lawyers – People (at Galp)
  • Management for Lawyers – Negotiation (at Nova SBE)
  • Interviews for Summer Internships
  • The entire program is co-designed with Morais Leitão and GALP, promoting an enriching learning journey for students, as they will have the opportunity to experience in real context and with professionals from their own areas.
  • Open doors, seize opportunities and aspire to excellence, in a course that will bring together only the best students in the areas of law and management and that will offer direct entry to both renowned organizations.
  • Here, you will be able to promote your network of contacts: not only for the students who will be with you, but also for the professionals with whom you will be able to meet.

Documents needed to apply:

  • Application form
  • Proof of enrolment in Law or Management studies
  • Admission fee: 50€
  • Program fee: 140€
  • UNL students have a 10 % discount

Your application will only be considered effective after paying a non-refundable application fee (50 €). After submitting the application form, we will send you the bank details to proceed with the final payment (140 €). The program fee will only be paid after the student is accepted onto the program.

The program fee includes all program activities, lunch, IT support, applicable study materials and participation certificate.

Nova School of Business & Economics,
Carcavelos Campus,
Rua da Holanda, no. 1,
2775-405 Carcavelos,

Morais Leitão,
Rua Castilho 165,
1070-050 Lisboa

Rua Tomás da Fonseca, Torres de Lisboa, Torre Galp
5º Andar, 1600-209 Lisboa


The program will take place in July 27, 28 and 29. The internship at Morais Leitão and its partner GALP offered to the best students, in August.

Application Period

Deadline for applications is on June 26; the results will be published on June 29.


From 9.30 am to 5.30 pm.
The first day will happen at Morais Leitão, the second at Galp (Morais Leitão's partner) and the last at our campus, Nova SBE.




At your disposal, will clear your doubts and help you with everything you will need to join us.

Do not hesitate to contact us. 

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