Bruno Ferreira
Partner

Bruno Ferreira

Joined PLMJ in 2016.
Partner in the Banking and Finance and Capital Markets practices.

About Bruno

Bruno is a partner in the Banking and Finance and Capital Markets practices, and he has over 15 years’ experience in giving legal advice in these areas.

He specialises in advising on complex transactions in Portugal and internationally, combining transactional and regulatory advice with advice on financial issues, including project finance operations, leveraged finance and asset based finance.

Bruno has a law degree from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra and a master's in banking law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon. He is the author of numerous books and articles on banking, corporate and securities law.

Bruno is a member of the Portuguese think tank Governance Lab and of the Portuguese Institute for Corporate Governance. He is also a director of the Corporate Law Association in Review, which publishes one of the most prestigious legal journals in Portugal.

Contacts

Languages:
English, Spanish

Academic Background
  • Law degree from the University of Coimbra
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2004
  • Master's in banking law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon
Professional Background
  • Lawyer at Garrigues Portugal (2005-2016)
  • Lawyer at Leónidas, Matos & Associados – Sociedade de Advogados (2003-2005)
Chambers Europe
2019 - Bruno Ferreira, Band 3 | Banking & Finance Law

"Clients admire his "timely and commercial advice."

2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Capital Markets

"He wins plaudits from clients for his diligence, commitment, expertise and availability. He is particularly active in equity transactions such as IPOs and rights issues."

2018 - Bruno Ferreira, Band 3 | Banking & Finance Law

"He is described as a "knowledgeable lawyer" and clients appreciate his understanding of their business."

2017 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking & Finance Law

"He is good at finding the middle ground, he's easy to work with and a clear communicator."

Chambers Global
2019 - Bruno Ferreira, Band 3 | Banking & Finance

"He advises both creditors and borrowers on a variety of financing transactions, including those relating to the real estate sector."

2018 - Bruno Ferreira, Band 3 | Banking & Finance

"He is experienced in financial transactions, including debt restructuring, and advising on regulatory issues."

2017 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking & Finance

"He is endorsed by clients as an "experienced and competent lawyer" and noted for his skill in negotiation. He advises on restructuring matters and regulatory issues"

2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Capital Markets

"He is particularly active in equity transactions such as IPOs and rights issues."

The Legal 500
2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking and Finance
2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Capital Markets
2018 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking and Finance
2017 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking and Finance
IFLR 1000
2020 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking & Finance
2020 - Bruno Ferreira | Capital Markets
2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Banking & Finance
2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Capital Markets
2018 - Bruno Ferreira, Rising Star | Banking & Finance
2018 - Bruno Ferreira, Rising Star | Insolvency & Restructuring
Best Lawyers
2019 - Bruno Ferreira | Recognised Lawyers
2017 - Bruno Ferreira | Other Recommended Lawyer
2018 - Bruno Ferreira | Other Recommended Lawyer
2016 - Bruno Ferreira | Other Recommended Lawyer
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