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Lawyers Lisbon

List of Portuguese lawyers conversant in English in the Lisbon 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. Whilst 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.


Abreu & Marques e Associados

Jorge de Abreu 

Sociedade de Advogados de Responsabilidade Limitada

Rua Filipe Folque, nr 2-4

1069-121 Lisboa

Phone: +351 213 307 100

Fax: +351 213 147 491



Areas of practice: Commercial law, bank law, administrative law, labour law, real estate, intellectual property, copywriting, energies, communication and e-commerce, taxes, litigation and arbitration.

Languages spoken: Portuguese and English



Barrocas & Alves Pereira
Amoreiras, Torre 2 – 15th Floor
1070-274 LISBOA
Tel: (+351) 21 384 3356/57
Fax: (+351) 21 387 0265

Areas of Practice: Specialises in criminal law

Spoken languages: Portuguese, English and French



Edge International Lawyers

Praca Duque de Saldanha n.1

Edifício Atrio Saldanha 7thFloor

1050-094 LISBOA

Tel: +351 21 319 1290
Fax: +351 21 352 7619

Areas of Practice: Commercial/corporate, investiment, private clients, international, conveyancing, labour, tax and litigation, immigration, golden visas and non-permanent resident

Spoken languages: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish



Eduardo Serra Jorge & Maria José Garcia – Sociedade de Advogados RL 

Senior Partner:  Dr Eduardo Serra Jorge 

Av. António Augusto de Aguiar, 183 – r/c dto. 1050-014 Lisboa

Tel: +351 213 873 092 or 213 845 390

Fax: +351 213 873 097 

Mobile: +351 93 3357356 



They may offer Pro Bono services.

Areas of practice: Commercial and Corporate Law, Civil Law (Contracts, Family Law, Wills and other Inheritance Proceedings) Banking and Finance, Labor and Employment Law, Administrative and Environment Law, Real Estate, Construction and Planning Law, Gaming and Betting Law, International and Foreign Investment, Taxation, Communications Law, Litigation (Civil and Criminal) and Arbitration, Publishing.

Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish



Frutuoso de Melo e Assoc.

Av. da Liberdade, 38 – 1st Floor
1250-145 LISBOA
Tel: (+351) 213 218 600
Fax: (+351) 213 218 686

Areas of Practice: Corporate; M&A; Tax; Finance, Banking, Securities & Capital Markets, Public Markets, Asset Securitisation, Privatisation, Copyright, Telecommunications, Insurance, Transports, Consumer, Competition, Advertising, Agency and Distributorship, Administrative, Real Estate, Labour, Criminal, Litigation, Credit Recovery and Court Work. Madeira and other IBC\'s

Spoken languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese



Sociedade Rebelo de Sousa & Advogados Assoc. (in association with Simmons & Simmons – International Law Firm based in London)

Grupo Legal Português – also in Funchal, Madeira Island

Rua Dr. Francisco Manuel de Melo n.27

1070-085 Lisboa

Tel: +351 21 313 20 00

Fax: +351 21 313 20 01



Areas of Practice: Administrative law and Public Tender, Banking, Capital Markets and Corporate Finance, Company and Commercial, Competition, Employment, Environmental, Equity Offerings, European Union Projects, Immigration, Insolvency, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Madeira International Business Centre, Mergers and Acquisitions, Privatisation, Property, Securitisation, Shipping/Aviation, Tax, Telecommunications and Utilities

Spoken languages: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Chinese



Spencer Dohner, Cátia Martins & Vanda Matos

Advogados | Lawyers

Rua dos Sapateiros nº 39, 3º esq

1100-576 LISBOA


Mobile: +351 934 229 144


Areas of practice: Real estate assistance, property conveyance, immigration, Investment Law, criminal law, civil law, including contracts, family and heritages, real estate and tort, commercial law, including business and corporate, banking, insurance, finance and investment, employment law, tax law, intellectual and industrial property, tourism law, collection of debts.

Languages spoken: English and French


Vasco Soares Da Veiga & Associados Sociedade de Advogados RL

Avenida Emídio Navarro, 81 2750-337 Cascais

Tel: + 351 214 847 224

Fax: + 351 214 847 225

Mobile: +351 918 619 340

email: geral@vsv-a.comm


Areas of practice: corporate law, family and succession, foreign investment in real estate and capital, tax planning (such as non-habitual residency) and immigration

Languages spoken: English, French and German


Last reviewed August 2017