Rita Folhadela
Senior Associate

Rita Folhadela

Joined PLMJ in 2019.
Senior associate in the Dispute Resolution practice.

About Rita

Rita is a senior associate in the Dispute Resolution practice. With several years of professional experience as a lawyer, she specialises in civil and commercial litigation, and insolvency and restructuring. She has handled a wide range of in-court restructuring operations, including PERs (special revitalisation processes), and out-of-court processes like the RERE (the out-of-court corporate recovery scheme). Rita advises creditors and debtors in all stages of these processes. Her main focus is on advising large corporate clients, in particular, banks and companies from a wide range of sectors.



Academic Background
  • Law degree from Universidade Católica Portuguesa, 2011
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2014
Professional Background
  • Lawyer at the law firm SLCM - Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins, Advogados, 2014-2019
The Legal 500
2022 - Rita Folhadela | Insolvency and Restructuring
2022 - Rita Folhadela, Rising star | Insolvency & Restructuring
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