Teresa Arrochella

Senior Associate Lawyer | Oporto

Practice Areas
Litigation and Arbitration
Credit Recovery
  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Teresa Arrochella has been an Associate at Abreu Advogados since 2021, working primarily on debt collection litigation.

Has vast experience in the areas of Civil Litigation, Debt Collection, Restructuring and Insolvency.

Especially focused on litigation of Debt Collection resulting from bank financing, leasing, provision of services or supply of goods to individuals and companies, as well as the management of a large number of cases.

Actively participated in several Restructuring and Insolvency processes, especially in the banking sector.

Teresa has advised clients on insolvency and restructuring processes, both in and out of litigation.

Also has experience in Misdemeanor Law


Advising Financial Institutions on debt recovery litigation.

Monitoring of mortgage credit portfolios, personal loans, leasing, consumer credit, leasing.

Representation of clients in enforcement proceedings, claims, inventories, tax foreclosures, wills, division of common property and precautionary proceedings.

Advising clients on Insolvency proceedings, payment plan incidents, special revitalization proceedings.

Analysis and opinions on the purchase and sale of real estate in the context of legal proceedings, as well as in the renegotiation of credits, restructuring of loans and reporting to the Bank of Portugal.

Advice on opinions of the High Council of the Portuguese Bar Association.



Universidade Católica Portuguesa

Law Degree (2003)

Università degli Studi di Torino

Erasmus Program (2002/2003)