Abel de Barbosa Mendonça
Senior Counsel

Abel de Barbosa Mendonça

Joined PLMJ in 2015.
Senior Counsel in the Real Estate and Tourism practice.

About Abel

Abel is a senior counsel in the Real Estate 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 extensive experience in advising on all phases of real estate projects, including defining and implementing the corporate and financing structures.

Abel 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.


Office: Porto
(+351) 226 074 700*

*National landlines call


Academic Background
  • Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 2003
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2005
  • Postgraduate in tax law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, 2010
  • Course in International Petroleum Transactions at the International Law Association, 2014
Professional Background
  • Associado Coordenador em PLMJ desde 2018
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2022 - Abel de Barbosa Mendonça | Real Estate and Construction
2021 - Abel de Barbosa Mendonça | Real Estate and Construction
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