Isabel Pinheiro Torres

Associated Partner | Porto

Practice Areas
Corporate and M&A
Banking & Financial Services
Investment Funds
Mozambique Desk
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Isabel Pinheiro Torres is an Associated Partner at Abreu Advogados, working primarily in the areas of finance and corporate law.

She focuses particularly on financing operations and regulatory matters including processes for authorization of regulated entities before the supervisory entities, as well as on advising on matters related to banking products, financial brokering services, derivative instruments, payment services and insurance.

Between 2010 and 2013, she did a secondment at a banking institution, advising in particular the derivatives and project finance teams.


Participation in the finance restructuring process of the Portuguese Ports;

Participation in a due diligence process to acquire a branch of credit institution in Portugal;

Advising a borrower linked to biomedical sciences in a financing process before the European Investment Bank;

Advising front office teams (derivatives, project finance, collateral, equity and funding) in a secondment in a banking institution.



University of Porto

Law Degree (University of Porto, Faculty of Law, Porto, 2009)

Portuguese Catholic University

Master of Law in Company Law and Business (Portuguese Catholic University Faculty of Law, Porto, 2012)

King’s College

Master of Law (LLM) in International Financial Law (King’s College, London, 2017)

Portuguese Catholic University

Postgraduate degree in Securities Law (Portuguese Catholic University Faculty of Law, Porto, underway)