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Lawyers Algarve

List of Portuguese lawyers conversant in English in the Algarve area

This list is provided for the information of Australian travellers and those needing legal assistance in Portugal. Every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy but it does not purport to be an exhaustive list. While every care has been taken in preparing this list, the Australian embassy, Lisbon, cannot accept any responsibility for the ability or probity of the practitioners included, nor for the fees which they might charge.

Dra. Maria Teresa Silva e Dra. Sandra Quádrio
Edificio Altis, 2º L
Rua do Índico
8200-139 ALBUFEIRA
Tel: (+351) 289 585 162
Fax: (+351) 289 585 163

Areas of Practice: Court cases, Commercial matters, Legal advice and services in purchase and sale properties, Wills, constitutions of companies and offshore and process of probate

Spoken languages: No mention of spoken languages, however, we are assuming that the lawyers speak Portuguese and English

Dra. Nélia Faisca, Dr. Eurico Alves - Sociedade de Advogados
Ave. 5 de Outubro, 244 – 1st Floor 
8135-103 ALMANCIL
Tel: (+351) 289 359 230 / (+351) 289 359 231
Fax: (+351) 289 359 239
Email: and

Areas of Practice: All areas of the Law and real estate conveyance and mortgages

Spoken languages: English, Portuguese, French and Spanish

Dr. Carvalhinho Correia
Praça da Liberdade, 75
Edificio Santo António, 6 th Floor – Office 1
8000-164 FARO
Tel: (+351) 289 825 023
Fax: (+351) 289 825 604

Areas of Practice: Civil, Criminal and Labour areas

Spoken languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish and French

Dr. Paula Roth c. Pina e Álvaro Correia Pina
Rua da Liberdade, Nº 19
Apartado 15
8400-901 LAGOA
Tel: (+351) 282 340 350
Fax: (+351) 282 340 359

Areas of Practice: Criminal, civil, commercial and contract law

Spoken languages: Portuguese, English, German and French

Dr. Fernando Pimenta Almeida Borges
Rua Salgueiro Maia, Lote 8, Office I
Apartado 128
8601-902 LAGOS
Tel: (+351) 282 760 450
Fax: (+351) 282 760 216

Areas of Practice: All different matters of the civil, administrative and criminal Law, Civil litigation, Civil and Commercial law, Conveyance of properties and investments, Criminal litigation and administrative and fiscal litigation

Spoken languages: Portuguese and English

Dr. Rui Borges de Avelar
Rua P. da Cruz, 8 – 1º Dt
8500-640 PORTIMÃO
Tel: (+351) 282 416 118
Fax: (+351) 282 416 428

Areas of Practice: matters relating to Portuguese law

Spoken languages: Portuguese and English

Dr. João Aires de Goes
Rua João de Deus, 16
8300-163 SILVES
Tel: (+351) 282 442 401
Fax: (+351) 282 442 913

Areas of Practice: General legal areas, such as civil, commercial, fiscal and business

Spoken languages: English, French, Spanish and can deal with other languages requiring translation services

Dra. Maria Dolores
Rua D. Francisco Gomes, Nº 4, 2º B
8000-306 Faro
Tel.: +351 289 806 000
Fax:+351 289 240 949

Areas of Practice: Property, Family, Labour and Commercial and Corperate Law

Spoken Languages: Portuguese, English and Spanish

 Last reviewed June 2011