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Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho

EDIFICIO RODRIGO URIA, PRAÇA MARQUÊS DE POMBAL, 12, 1250-162 LISBOA, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 030 86 00
Fax:
Fax +351 21 030 86 01
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Barcelona, Beijing, Bilbao, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Lima and 9 more

Francisco Brito e Abreu

Tel:
Work +351 213 583 011
Email:
Uría Menéndez

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, Health and Food.

Position

Partner

Career

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.

Languages

English; Spanish; French.

Member

Portuguese Bar Association.

Education

Law Degree, Universidade Lusíada, Lisbon, 1991.


Portugal

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho's team is ‘very capable and motivated’. Antonio Villacampa assisted Meo in the attempted acquisition of Vertix, 94.69% owner of Grupo Media Capital; Francisco Brito e Abreu advised Alantra on the acquisition of a 70% stake in MD Moldes and Jorge Brito Pereira represented REN in the acquisition of EDP Gás. Catarina Tavares, who displays ‘immense work capacity’ and ‘delivers excellent ideas’, made partner.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho's team ‘shows initiative’ and is largely focused on data protection work, although it also covers financing and transactional, and advertising and e-commerce matters. Clients include Bankinter and Mapfre. Francisco Brito e Abreu heads the group.

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