Francisco Mendes Amaral

Associate Lawyer | Lisbon

Practice Areas
Corporate and M&A
  • English
  • Spanish

Francisco Mendes Amaral is an associate at Abreu Advogados since 2022, having joined the firm as a trainee in 2019, working essentially in corporate and M&A practice area.

Particularly involved in advising companies and groups of companies on matters of commercial and corporate law, including the incorporation of companies, purchase and sale of shareholdings, shareholders’ agreements, mergers, de-mergers, restructuring and company transformations.


Advising multinational company in the food retail sector on compliance issues and day-to-day legal assistance in commercial, regulatory and administrative offence matters;

Advising on the incorporation and implementation of commercial companies in Portugal;

Advising group of family companies in a series of corporate restructurings and transformations;

Day-to-day advising of companies on corporate law and M&A matters.

Academic Background

University of Coimbra, Faculty of Law

Law degree from University of Coimbra, Faculty of Law (2018)

Portuguese Catholic University, Faculty of Law

Attending a Master in Corporate Law from the Portuguese Catholic University (Lisbon), Faculty of Law (2018-present)