Vânia Costa Ramos

Vânia Costa Ramos is a practicing criminal lawyer in Portugal and leads the International, European, Extradition, and Mutual Legal Assistance practice at her law firm.

From 2008 to 2011, Vânia was a guest lecturer at the Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon. She is currently a researcher at the Research Centre for Criminal Law and Criminal Sciences of the same Faculty, a member of the European Commission’s Expert Group on European Criminal Policy, the Vice-Chair of the European Criminal Bar Association, the Chair of the Portuguese Criminal Lawyers Association, and a longstanding member of Fair Trials Legal Experts Advisory Panel.