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Lawyers Funchal

List of Portuguese lawyers conversant in English - Madeira Island

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.


Cristóvão de Turck Nunes
Rua Dr António José de Almeida, nº17, 2º
9000-062 Funchal
Tel:  + 351 291 233026 
Fax: +351 291 233326 

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

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

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

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


Last reviewed August 2017