Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados (Morais Leitão) is a leading full-service law firm in Portugal, with a solid background of decades of experience.

Broadly recognised, Morais Leitão is a reference in several branches and sectors of the law on national and international level. The firm’s reputation amongst both peers and clients stems from the excellence of the legal services provided. The firm’s work is characterised by a unique technical expertise, combined with a distinctive approach and cutting-edge solutions that often challenge some of the most conventional practices.

With a team comprising over 250 lawyers at a client’s disposal, Morais Leitão is headquartered in Lisbon with additional offices in Porto, Funchal (Madeira Island) and Singapore. Due to its network of associations and alliances with local firms and the creation of the Morais Leitão Legal Circle in 2010, the firm can also offer support through offices in Angola (ALC Advogados), Mozambique (MDR Advogados), and Cape Verde (VPQ Advogados).

Morais Leitão is the most reputed and recognized law firm in Portugal by international directories, such as Chambers and Partners, IFLR1000, and Legal 500, among others.

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative and Public Procurement
  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • European Law and Competition
  • Infrastructures
  • Insolvency and Bankruptcy
  • Intellectual Property
  • Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Labor and Social Security
  • Life Sciences
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Personal Data Privacy and Protection
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Sports & Entertainment
  • Tax
  • TMT
  • Urban Planning and Environment