Leonor Melo Bento

Leonor Melo Bento

Joined PLMJ in 2019.
Associate in the Corporate M&A practice.

About Leonor

Leonor is an associate in the Corporate M&A practice PLMJ with more than 5 years’ experience, where she advises on domestic and international matters. She advises corporate clients on mergers and acquisitions as well as venture capital and private equity funds on investment and divestment activities, including venture capital investment from pre-seed to late-stage. She has also assisted clients in setting up and developing joint ventures, financial operations, and structuring and disposal of real estate investments.

Before joining PLMJ, she worked in the Corporate M&A department of the law firm Cuatrecasas.

Leonor earned her law degree from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon and she completed a postgraduate course in corporate law at the same faculty.


Office: Porto
(+351) 226 074 700*

*National landlines call

English, Spanish

Academic Background
  • Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 2015.
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2019
  • Postgraduate course in commercial companies law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, 2017
  • Course in contract design at the Faculty of Law of Universidade Getulio Vargas, São Paulo, 2019
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