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Lawyers Funchal

List of Portuguese lawyers conversant in English - Madeira Island

The names and contact details of lawyers practising in Portugal and appearing below has been complied by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) from publicly available information.  DFAT does not endorse any of the lawyers appearing on this list, provides no guarantees as to its currency and does not accept any liability if you choose to engage one of these lawyers to provide legal services.


Nunes, Silva & Escórcio - Advogados
Rua Dr António José de Almeida, nº17, 2º
9000-062 Funchal
Tel:  + 351 291 233 026 
Fax: +351 291 233 326 
Email: [email protected] / [email protected] 

Areas of practice: Civil law; Civil Litigation; Corporate law; Commercial law; Property; Construction; Wills and Probate; Employment; Real Estate; Property and Planning; Development and Construction; Litigation; Insurance and Reinsurance; Criminal; Family; Dispute Resolution; Insolvency and Corporate Recovery; Commercial Projects; Labour; Accident claims; Trade and Distribution; Tourism and Leisure; Tax Planning.

Spoken Languages:  English, Portuguese and French


Sociedade Rebelo de Sousa & Advogados Assoc. (Grupo Legal Português – also in Lisbon)
Avenida Zarco n.2 1st Floor
9000-069 FUNCHAL
Tel: +351 291 202 260
Fax: +351 291 202 261
Email: [email protected]

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, Portuguese and Spanish


Abreu Advogados
Rua Dr. Brito Câmara, 20, 2nd Floor 
(/In front of the “2000” Building)
9000-039 FUNCHAL
Tel: (+351) 291 209 900
Fax: (+351) 291 209 920
Email: [email protected]

Areas of Practice:  Practice all different areas of the Law, specialises in inheritance, real estate, corporate and trade law.

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


Last reviewed September 2021