Francisco Brito e Abreu joined Uría Menéndez in 2001 after working as in-house counsel in the Portuguese subsidiary of a multinational corporation, a privately owned holding company and a listed Portuguese company, and as a lawyer in another prestigious Portuguese law firm. He was made partner of Uría Menéndez in January 2005.

He focuses his practice on commercial and corporate law issues and has extensive experience in corporate restructuring, M&A and private equity transactions. Francisco also has vast experience in the pharmaceutical sector, focusing on regulatory, distribution and advertising matters.

He is recognised by major publications (Chambers Global, IFLR 1000, PLC Which Lawyer?, etc.) for his work in M&A and private equity.