Ana Prata graduated in Law from the University of Lisbon Law School (1972), where she later completed the Post-Graduate Course in Legal Sciences from the same School (1983), having been granted equivalence to the degree of Master in Law by resolution of the Scientific Council of the University of Lisbon Law School. Her PhD thesis, “The sign and function of the promissory contract”, was defended in May 1999 at the Faculty of Law of the University of Porto, where it was unanimously approved.
At various times from 1984 to 1995, she was involved in research projects at the Max-Planck Institute, Hamburg.
Since 1999 she has been teaching at NOVA School of Law, where in May/June 2012 she was unanimously awarded ‘agregação’ in Private Law.
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