Abreu Advogados is a big four independent law firm with over 30 years of experience in the Portuguese market, navigating in tomorrow´s sectors and industries. As a full-service law firm, Abreu is recognized as the 11th fastest growing Portuguese firm by The Lawyer Euro 100, with 51% growth in 5 years.
With offices in Lisbon, Porto and Funchal, Abreu has provided highly effective solutions in areas such as Corporate/M&A, Tax, Litigation and Competition. The team holds a high degree of specialization in key industries for the Portuguese and African economies, such as Energy and Natural Resources, Real Estate, Banking, Technology, Life Sciences, Projects, Tourism and Hospitality.
With a team comprised of 13 lawyers, Abreu Advogados' employment department is known as a leading practice in Portugal, not only because it is one of the largest teams in the country, but also because of its seniority, having amongst his members notable practitioners with a unique track record. The employment law practice has an extensive experience and a proven track record on all matters and relevant operations related to employment, both in terms of providing advice and representing clients in litigation cases before the labour courts and higher courts. The team is regularly involved in major operations, particularly in the challenges faced by companies when dealing with their human capital in an era of technological revolution, which is gradually transforming the entire economy.
Abreu Advogados is committed to setting the future in progress.
»Abreu Advogados' sizeable employment practice stands out in particular for its strong labour litigation practice. Praised by clients for its absolute availability and technical knowledge, the team has an extensive track record in the labour and higher courts, as well as longstanding relationships with clients, providing assistance and advice to domestic and large multinationals.« – Legal 500.