Francisco Brito e Abreu

Partner since 2005 ––– Lisbon
Member no. 11455L of the Portuguese Bar Association
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Francisco Brito e Abreu joined Uría Menéndez in 2001 after working as an in-house counsel in the Portuguese subsidiary of a multinational corporation, a privately owned holding company and a listed Portuguese company and as a lawyer in a prestigious Portuguese law firm. He was made partner of Uría Menéndez in January 2005.

He focuses his practice on commercial and corporate law issues and has  extensive experience in corporate restructuring, M&A and private equity transactions.

Francisco also has vast experience in the pharmaceutical sector, focusing on regulatory, distribution and advertising matters.

He is recognized by major publications (Chambers Global, IFLR 1000, etc.) for his work in M&A and private equity.

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  • Law Degree, Universidade Lusíada, Lisbon, 1991

Professional associations

  • Portuguese Bar Association

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Seminars and conferences

Francisco frequently participates as a speaker at seminars and conferences.

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