Portugas_In__s_Antas_de_Barros1.jpgInês Antas de Barros is a senior associate lawyer in Vieira de Almeida & Associados in Lisbon, Portugal. She is a member of the TMT—Telecoms, Media and IT practice group. She focuses her practice on electronic communications, information technology, privacy compliance, information security and cybersecurity. She has been involved in data privacy and other similar projects that raise complex issues across multiple jurisdictions and/or legal or regulatory areas, including health, pharmaceutical, insurance, banking and telecommunications. Such projects have included conducting data protection risk management reviews; dealing with international flows of personal data; advising on the implementation of privacy compliance programs; the roll-out of global whistleblower hotlines; drafting privacy policies, codes of conducts, cross-border data transfer agreements, charters for the use of information and communication methods as well as guidance for data privacy officers. Ms. Antas de Barros has spoken at several data protection conferences. She is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association. Ms. Antas de Barros was admitted in 2012, as Legal Expert to the EuroPriSe project launched by the EU Commission (European Privacy Seal—http://www.european-privacy-seal.eu).