João Ferreira Pinto is the partner responsible for the areas of TMT, Privacy and Cybersecurity at Antas da Cunha Ecija. He has about twenty years of experience as a lawyer, of which more than ten have been dedicated to providing legal advice in the areas of Data Protection and Digital Law.

His main practice areas are Digital Law, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Cyberdefense, Personal Data Protection, Information Security, Electronic Commerce, Big Data, Cloud Computing, and Digital Marketing.

João is Invited Professor at Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa (FDUL), Faculdade de Economia da Universidade de Coimbra (APEU/FEUC), Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (IPL), and Universidade Europeia, in the Advanced Course in Personal Data Protection and in the Post-graduation/ /Executive Master Programme in Digital Marketing (Lisbon and Porto).

He is a Certified Trainer (CCP), trainer at the Bar Association, and guest speaker in several training courses and conferences on Information Technology and Communication Law (TIC) and Personal Data.

João is a member of IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals) and Co-Chair of IAPP_KNet’s Lisbon Chapter, member of ISOC_Portugal Chapter, Director of IT4Legal, member of ISMS Forum (Spain) and of OIPRODAT.