Rua Castilho, 165
Lisbon 1070-050

+351 21 381 7400

+351 21 381 7499

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Managing Partner: Nuno Galvão Teles

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Lawyers: 268 (72 partners)
Languages: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese

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 and Funchal. 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), Cape Verde (VPQ Advogados) and Mozambique (MDR Advogados).

Morais Leitão Legal Circle is an international alliance of law firms created by Morais Leitão, 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 world. It encompasses a select set of jurisdictions, including Portugal, Angola and Mozambique. 

LEX MUNDI - In 2001 Morais Leitão was admitted as the Portuguese member of Lex Mundi, the world's leading network of independent law firms. With more than 21,000 lawyers in 560 offices, Lex Mundi member firms are present in 100+ countries worldwide.

  • Porto
  • Funchal
  • Angola
  • Cape Verde
  • Mozambique