Miguel Brochado was born in June,  27th, 1985 in Porto, Portugal. He has graduated in Architecture from Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto (FAUP) in 2008 where he graduated with Masters degree in 2009. From 2007 to 2008 studies at Accademia di Architettura della Universita della Svizzera Italiana, Mendrisio, Switzerland, on the Erasmus Program.

In 2009 Miguel Brochado has opened his own practice in Porto and in January of 2011 has become a member of OASRN with the number 19115N.

Has worked among others with Cristina Guedes and Francisco Vieira de Campos from 2008 until 2009 and with Sebastião Moreira from 2009 until 2012. In 2013 moves to New York start collaborating with Skidmore, Owings and Merrill since then.