RIBEIRO AVELAR & ASSOCIADOS
Sociedade de Advogados - Law Firm

Practice Areas

Enquanto firma de advogados full service, assistimos os nossos clientes em todas as áreas de prática e em todos os sectores de indústria.

Practice Areas

As a full-service law firm, we assist clients in all areas of practice and in all sectors of industry.


Contracts and Obligations

We provide legal advice regarding all types of contracts and assist with their drafting, negotiation and execution. We pride ourselves in our ability in providing tailor made and differentiated legal solutions that allow our clients to solve their matters in a quick and efficient way.


Probate and Family Law

We assist and advice on probate and family related matters, having substantial experience with the bureaucratic and legal procedures inherent to litigious and non-litigious solutions in this field.  


Notary

We handle the preparation and notary formalization of the several acts and contracts of the notary practice, such as deeds of acquisition of property, powers of attorney, certification of translations and of copies, certification of signatures, etc. We also assist with all types of registrations, such as property registrations, commercial registration, civil registration, etc.


Corporate

We provide a full range of services and assistance to companies and businesses that include anything need to start or run a business from a legal perspective, such as legal advice on corporate governance matters, companies’ incorporation, tax registration, domiciliation of companies, safekeeping of minute books, statutory registries and corporate documentation, opening of bank accounts, companies’ resolutions, etc.


Litigation

We represent and assist clients in all instances of the Portuguese Courts, and we have experience in a wide range of judicial disputes, such as civil liability, labour, probate and family, bankruptcy, debt collection, enforcement of foreign judgements, injunctive relief, construction, real estate, administrative law, etc. We also provide assistance in criminal and misdemeanor cases.


Tax Representation

We provide fiscal representation and tax payment handling and assistance services.


Real Estate

We have a strong real estate practice with particular focus on property sale and acquisition, having developed an integrated services concept that, from a legal perspective, focus particularly on full notarial and conveyancing assistance in relation to the sale and purchase of real estate properties (pre-sale and effective ownership transfers) and real estate acquisition financing.


Employment and Immigration

We provide assistance in the employment sector to both employers and employees from simple contract drafting and advice to human capital advice & strategy and collective hiring. We advise and handle residency and work permit applications, with a strong focus on golden visas.