Mónica Pimenta

Managing Associate

Mónica Pimenta joined Morais Leitão in 2023. She is a member of the corporate and M&A and Corporate real estate and tourism teams.

She provides legal assistance to both national and foreign investors on corporate M&A and real estate transactions, including sale and purchase of companies, restructurings, commercial and distribution contracts, sale and purchase of shopping centres, offices, photovoltaic plants, logistic, residential and tourism.

Before joining the firm, she was Head of Legal of Zaphira Capital (2021–2022), and worked in Garrigues Portugal (2018-2021), Cuatrecasas Portugal (2014-2018) and DLA Piper Portugal (2008-2014), in the corporate M&A and real estate departments.

Law Degree (University of Lisbon School of Law, 2008). Postgraduate Studies in Corporate Law (Católica Lisbon School of Law, Lisbon 2010). Master’s Degree in Law and Management (Nova School of Law & Nova SBE, 2015). Postgraduate Studies in Real Estate Law (Católica Lisbon School of Law, 2017).


Portuguese, English and Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2011).

Mónica Pimenta