Alexandra Nascimento Correia > Abreu Advogados > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Abreu Advogados
Av. Infante D. Henrique, 26

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration Law, Restructuring and Insolvency Law.




Alexandra Nascimento Correia joined Abreu Advogados in 2008, and is a Partner since 2016, working primarily in conflict resolution with particular focus on civil and commercial litigation. Her work features a strong national and international arbitration component. She has been advising national and foreign clients on numerous disputes relating to breaches of contract, civil liability and debt recovery.

Due to the diverse issues she has dealt with, the advice she provides covers many markets and sectors such as financial investment in venture capital, energy sector opportunities for foreign investors, contracts for hotel developments, international distribution agreements for the electronics and food industry, and liability proceedings on the grounds of medical negligence.


Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.


Portuguese Bar Association.
International Bar Association.
Arbitration and ADR Worldwide.


Law degree from the University of Lisbon Faculty of Law (1997).

Postgraduate degree from the Portuguese Catholic University Faculty of Law (2005).

LLM in International Business Law from the Portuguese Catholic University – Catholic Global School of Law, Faculty of Law (2012).

Master’s degree in Law from the Portuguese Catholic University (2013).

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Alexandra Nascimento Correia – Abreu Advogados

Abreu Advogados has a notable track record in advising market-leading clients from a range of industries, most notably energy, telecoms, pharmaceuticals and financial services, in a range of litigation and arbitration mandates spanning the corporate, administrative and pre-litigation spheres. Highlighted for her ‘excellent command of the Portuguese civil procedure‘, Alexandra Nascimento Correia jointly heads the team with Guilherme Santos Silva, who is regarded for his proficiency in complex commercial litigation and arbitration. Both practice leaders stand out for their cross-border expertise, with a special emphasis on Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa. Recent hire Teresa Anselmo Vaz, who was previously at Sérvulo & Associados, is seasoned in IP and corporate disputes.