Luís Branco


Luís Branco joined the firm in 2001 as a partner (having been a partner in Abreu & Marques from 1989 to 2000). 

Luís is specialized in banking and finance law, having participated in several relevant transactions in the areas of structured finance, project finance, securitization, investment funds and derivatives.

He was an assistant professor at the Católica Lisbon School of Law from 1982 to 1996. Luís Branco keeps a relationship with this University where he lectures seminars in LL.M’s and post-graduate programs.

"has deep knowledge of all the teams and sectors, one of the most knowledgeable lawyers in Portugal - he has a strategic view."

Chambers Europe

Law Degree (Católica Lisbon School of Law, 1982). LL.M. in Law (Católica Lisbon School of Law, 1989).


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 1984).

Luís Branco