Catarina Tavares Loureiro

Partner since 2018 ––– Lisbon
Member no. 47852L of the Portuguese Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Spanish

  • English



Catarina Tavares Loureiro joined the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez - Proença de Carvalho in 2006 and became a senior associate in 2015. In 2010, Catarina worked in the firm’s Madrid office.

She was seconded to the New York office of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP as a foreign associate from September 2012 until March 2013.

Catarina focuses her practice on corporate law. She is particularly experienced in advising:

  • on mergers and acquisitions of both private and listed companies, in a variety of financial, industrial and service sectors in Portugal;
  • on joint ventures, shareholder disputes and shareholding restructurings;
  • on corporate governance in listed and private companies;
  • private equity funds on their incorporation and regulatory aspects, as well as their investments and divestments;
  • companies and banks on acquisition and project finance and refinancing transactions.
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  • Law Degree, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2006
  • Postgraduate Degree in Securities, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa, 2012

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association

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