Independent and internationally recognized as a leading law firm in Portugal, Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados’ (MLGTS) reputation is based on the excellence of its legal services, the professionalism and creativity of its team.
MLGTS is a full service law firm that covers all the main areas of law focused on the different economic sectors and industries. MLGTS has been involved in many of the largest and most important operations in Portugal, as well as in high-value cross-border transactions and disputes. It also provides multilingual representation to companies around the world.
The firm’s client list includes some of the largest Portuguese and foreign companies and business groups which give the firm a sustained practice in dealing with national and international business environments.
With a team comprising more than 200 lawyers at a client’s disposal, the firm has its head office in Lisbon and additional offices in Porto and Funchal.
MLGTS Legal Circle is an international network created to address the growing needs of its clients throughout the world, particularly in Portuguese-speaking countries. It’s based upon the sharing of values and common principles of action with the purpose of establishing a platform that delivers high quality legal services to clients around the globe. It encompasses a select set of jurisdictions, including Angola, Portugal, Macau (China) and Mozambique.
While working in close cooperation, the member firms of the network combine local knowledge with the international experience and support of the whole network, which enables each firm to maximize the inherent synergies available to its clients.
MLGTS is the most reputed and recognized law firm in Portugal by international directories, such as Chambers and Partners, IFLR, Legal 500 among others.
Areas of Practice
• Administrative and Public Procurement
• Banking and Finance
• Capital Markets
• Corporate and Commercial
• European Law and Competition
• Intellectual Property
• Labor and Social Security
• Litigation and Arbitration
• Real Estate
• Life Sciences
• Urban Planning and Environment
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados
Rua Castilho, 165