António Rui Braga Lemos Soares


He graduated in Law at the University of Minho in 1999.

He has taught at the School of Law since 2000-2001, having been responsible for the UCS of: History of Law, Philosophy of Law and Introduction to Law. Has already taught several UCS to other UM courses, such as: Economics, Management, Public Administration, Foreign Languages.

Member of the IJI of the Faculty of Law of the University of Porto since 2001.

He completed PACC at the Law School of the University of Minho in 2008.

Proceeded to the PhD in 2013.

  • History of Law
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Political Science

This Researcher belongs to DH and JUSLAB.

Books and book chapters

  • Participation on the book of Homage to Prof. António Candido de Oliveira, “O dealbar do Iluminismo em Portugal” ,Coimbra Almedina, 2017.
  • Participation on May 2016″3º Congresso Internacional de Direito na Lusofonia na UM, com a apresentação do artigo” Martinho de Mendonça de Pina e de Proença”.


  • International Conference –  AEDUM – comemoration of 50 Birthday of Civil Code -“O Código Civil de 1867,Perspectiva Histórico Jurídica.
  • May 2016 “Thir International Congress of Law of Lusophony” – “Martinho de Mendonça de Pina e de Proença”.