Nuno Serrão Faria
Senior Associate

Nuno Serrão Faria

Joined PLMJ in 2009.
Senior associate in the Corporate M&A practice.

About Nuno

Nuno is a senior associate in the Corporate M&A practice. He has over 10 years’ experience, providing regular assistance in project development and finance in Portugal, especially in renewable energy where his clients include leading international players in the industry.

He has been actively involved in the implementation and operation of projects and infrastructures, especially in energy, and in the structuring of investments and transactions in the area.

Nuno also provides legal advice in corporate matters (corporate governance and finance), private equity and commercial contracts, merger, spin-off, and acquisition and restructuring of companies, across several industries and sectors.

He has a master's in business legal sciences from NOVA School of Law and an LL.M. in international financial law from King's College London. He also completed a postgraduate course in corporate finance at the University of Lisbon.



Academic Background
  • Law degree from Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2008
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2013
  • Master’s in legal business sciences from Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2009
  • Scholarship from the Centre for Research and Development of Corporate law of Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2009
  • Winner of the Fourth Wolters Kluwer Portugal Prize, 2012
  • Module on International Petroleum Transactions of the LL.M. at Universidade Católica Portuguesa, 2013
  • Postgraduate in corporate finance law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, 2015
  • LL.M. - International Financial Law, King's College London, 2016
  • Course in Advanced Negotiation Techniques for Lawyers, 2018
Professional Background
  • Senior associate at PLMJ since 2018
  • Secondment at Samsung Electrónica Portuguesa, 2015
  • Secondment at Novabase Business Solutions, 2017
The Legal 500
2021 - Nuno Serrão Faria | Energy and Natural Resources
IFLR 1000
2022 - Nuno Serrão Faria, Rising star | Banking & Finance: Project Finance
2021 - Nuno Serrão Faria, Rising star | Project Development
2021 - Nuno Serrão Faria, Rising star | Banking & Finance: Project Finance
Please note, your browser is out of date.
For a good browsing experience we recommend using the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.