At SÉRVULO since 2008, Pedro Fernández Sánchez is an Associate in the Public Law department. He obtained his PhD from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, in 2015, with a thesis on the theme of “Law and Sentence: the separation of legislative and judicial powers in Portuguese constitutionalism”. He has been a researcher at the Research Centre of the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, since 2009; guest lecturer on graduate courses of the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra, since 2009; guest lecturer at the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Portugal, since 2008. He is a guest tutor at the Centre for Judicial Studies (CEJ - Centro de Estudos Judiciários), at the National Institute of Administration (INA - Instituto Nacional de Administração), and at the Institute of Management and Public Administration (IGAP - Instituto de Gestão e Administração Pública). He is certified by the Academy of European Public Law (2007). He is a speaker at conferences and seminars organised by universities and other public and private institutions on themes related to the areas of Constitutional Law and of Administrative Law. He has also authored books and articles on these areas. He joined the Bar Association in 2008.