Bernardo de Arrochela Alegria

Partner | Lisbon

Practice Areas
Corporate and M&A
Real Estate
Angola Desk
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Bernardo de Arrochela Alegria is a Partner and has been at Abreu Advogados since 2008 working primarily on corporate restructuring operations, on aspects related to corporate, privatization operations and in the area of real estate.

He is also co-coordinator of the Angolan Desk and the French Desk at Abreu Advogados.

He focuses particularly on matters related to private law in the context of issues related to mergers and acquisitions and has worked on several investment operations in Portugal and Angola in cooperation with local lawyers in the framework of Abreu Advogados’ international network.

Work Experience

Representing investors in the relevant corporate bodies of acquired companies in the context of the privatization processes on which he worked.

Advising management of a leading company in the food sector on its restructuring process.

Advising on aspects related to urban planning, land and tax, relating to real estate developments.

Advising on probate processes involving corporate and land assets.


Academic Background

Lusiada University

Law degree from Lusiada University Faculty of Law (1989)


Senior Business Management Programme AESE (2003-2004)