Established in prestigious law firms founded in the 1930s and 1960s, today Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados (MLGTS) is one of the leading law firms in Portugal.
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados (MLGTS) is one of the leading firms in Portugal, with more than 200 lawyers and offices in Lisbon, Porto and Funchal (Madeira). The firm has a significant international practice in all major areas of law and represents multinational and domestic corporations and financial institutions, as well as sovereign governments and their agencies. In view of the global assistance MLGTS provides to its clients, the firm has developed a consistent network of associations with local firms in Angola, Mozambique and Macao (China), which forms the MLGTS Legal Circle.
The firm’s EU and competition law team, based in Lisbon and Porto, is one of the leading practices in Portugal. The team advises and represents clients in most of the high-value national and cross-border transactions, disputes and competition agencies’ investigations in or concerning Portugal. The team has extensive experience representing clients in a wide range of industries, such as energy, financial services, communications, pharmaceuticals, broadcasting, advertising, land, sea and air transportation, retail distribution, logistics, mining, food and beverages, tourism and agriculture.