Carlos Lucena > TELLES > Oporto, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Av. Marechal Gomes da Costa, 1131
4150-360 Oporto

Work Department

Commercial and Corporate Law | Finance Law


Chairman of the board


Founding Partner at “Telles de Abreu, Delgado, Lucena e Associados” (1992).


Portuguese | English | French | Spanish


Member of U.I.A – Union Internationale des Avocats. Member of Corporate Governance at Portuguese Institute. Member of ECGI – European Corporate Governance Institute. Member of Administration Council, Tax Council and President of General Meetings Board at several Companies. Board Member of CCILF – Portuguese French Chamber of Commerce.


Degree in Law from Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra (1983). Attendance of LM Programme Law Management at IE Business School in Madrid (2010). Attendance of several Seminar, promoted by several entities, such as UIA – Union International des Avocats. Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association (1985).

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Porto: Leading commercial firms

Singled out for its ‘professionalism, skills and diligence’, TELLES is adept at assisting clients with M&A and corporate matters, including multijurisdictional transactions. Esteemed as trusted advisers to domestic and international companies, private equity funds, venture capital firms and banks, the team acts across an array of sectors. With a wealth of experience in major M&A deals, Carlos Lucena is singled out for his corporate law expertise. Francisco Espregueira Mendes, also a corporate law expert, focuses on venture capital and private equity deals. Pedro Almeida e Sousa  is the name to note for real estate, construction and public procurement mandates, while Miguel Torres heads up the tax team.