Fncisco Proença de Carvalho joined Uría Menéndez – Proença de Carvalho in April 2010 following the merger of the firm Proença de Carvalho & Associados with Uría Menéndez. He is now a partner in the litigation and arbitration department of the Lisbon office. Before that, he was a partner at Proença de Carvalho & Associados, a prestigious litigation and business law boutique in the Portuguese market.

He focuses his practice on litigation, covering all areas of professional litigation and arbitration practice. He also has experience in mergers and acquisitions matters.

He has a postgraduate degree in law and business.

Mr Proença de Carvalho is a regular speaker at seminars and conferences on themes related to his field of expertise, and also is a frequent presence in the media as an opinion-maker in economic and legal issues.