Rooted in prestigious law firms founded in the 1930s and 1960s, today Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva (MLGTS) is one of the leading law firms in Portugal.
Independent and internationally recognised, MLGTS’s reputation is based on the excellence of its legal services, the promptness of its response time, the professionalism of its team and the innovative solutions the firm provides.
MLGTS offers specialised services in the main areas of law. Its client list includes some of the largest Portuguese and international companies and business groups, as well as public and private entities and supranational institutions, which gives it exceptional knowledge of the national and international business environment from a legal perspective.
With a team comprising more than 160 lawyers at a client’s disposal, MLGTS has its head office in Lisbon and additional offices in Porto and Funchal. As a result of its network of associations and alliances with local firms and the creation of the MLGTS Legal Circle, in 2010, MLGTS also operates through offices in Angola, Macau and Mozambique.
Alliance in Brazil: MLGTS also benefits from a privileged relationship established with the leading Brazilian law firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados. MLGTS has a lawyer (qualified to practice in Brazil) permanently working at the São Paulo office.
MLGTS Legal Circle: To address the growing needs of its clients throughout the world, particularly in Portuguese speaking countries, MLGTS established solid associations and alliances with leading law firms in Angola, Mozambique and Macau.