Francisco Lino Dias

Francisco Lino Dias

Joined PLMJ in 2005.
Partner in the Real Estate, Planning and Tourism practice.

About Francisco

Francisco is a partner in the Real Estate, Planning and Tourism practice. He is responsible for advising investors and real estate developers on all operations involving the purchase, sale or renting/use of all types of properties.

Over the past 15 years, he has gained broad experience in advising on all phases of a real estate projects, including defining and implementing the corporate and financing structures. Francisco has represented real estate investors and developers in acquisitions of property portfolios, sale and leaseback transactions, and construction and sale of logistics parks, office buildings, shopping centres and retail parks. He has also advised on urban rehabilitation operations.

Francisco has a law degree from the Faculty of Law of Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon and an Executive MBA from Nova SBE (Nova School of Business & Economics).

In 2019, Francisco won the prestigious 40 under Forty Award, in the category of Real Estate. This award is given by the magazine Iberian Lawyer.


English, Spanish, Italian

Academic Background
  • Law degree from Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, 2003
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2005
  • Executive MBA from the Economics Faculty of Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2005
Professional Background
  • Partner at PLMJ since 2016
Member of
  • AIJA - International Association of Young Lawyers
Chambers Europe
2020 - Francisco Lino Dias | Real Estate

"He is notable for his hotels and leisure-focused real estate practice."

The Legal 500
2019 - Francisco Lino Dias | Real Estate and Construction
2017 - Francisco Lino Dias | Real Estate and Construction
Best Lawyers
2020 - Francisco Lino Dias |
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