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Managing Partner: Miguel Torres
Number of partners: 19
Number of lawyers: 100
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese

Firm Overview:
TELLES is a Portuguese law firm with global activity. From its offices, in Lisbon and Oporto, and through its partnerships with law firms established all over the world, the firm supports its corporate and private clients by delivering consistent legal advice for a wide range of business issues.

Main Areas of Practice: 

Administrative & Public Tenders
Commercial, Corporate & M&A
Credit Recovery, Insolvency & Corporate Recovery
Digital, Privacy & Cybersecurity
Energy & Environmental
European & Competition
Finance, Projects & Capital Markets
Intellectual Property
Litigation & Arbitration
Real Estate & Urban Planning

Commercial, Corporate & M&A:
5 partners, 35 fee earners A growing area of activity at TELLES, based on a stable leadership, acquiring and holding on to experienced lawyers. One of the firm’s strongest departments.
Contacts: Carlos Lucena, Cristina Ferreira, Miguel Carvalho, Francisco Espregueira Mendes, Mariana Ferreira Martins
Emails: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]

Real Estate & Urban Planning:
2 partners, 15 fee earners
TELLES boasts a long tradition in this department, run by specialists who add value to business, not only in transactions, but also in the creation of different solutions. The team is also geared to and specialises in the licensing of tourist ventures. Contacts: Pedro Almeida e Sousa, Miguel Nogueira Leite
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

4 partners, 12 fee earners The firm presents a team prepared to provide advisory services in domestic and international taxation, achieving tax optimisation on specific investments in Portugal and abroad.
Contacts: Miguel Torres, João Magalhães Ramalho, João Luís Araújo, André Gonçalves
Emails: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]

Litigation & Arbitration:
2 partners, 15 fee earners
TELLES has experience and tradition in litigation and arbitration, predominantly civil and commercial, providing this guarantee with the ongoing doctrinal and jurisprudential updating of its lawyers.
Contacts: André Navarro de Noronha, Fernando Pizarro Monteiro
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

1 partner, 10 fee earners With vast experience and a qualified team, TELLES works in a wide range of issues, concerning employment agreements, social security, corporate restructuring, among others.
Contacts: Gonçalo Pinto Ferreira
Emails: g.pintoferre[email protected]

European & Competition:
2 partner, 3 fee earners
TELLES advises and represents customers before the Competition Authorities, the European Commission and courts in all types of process. The firm works in close liaison with its customers in order to find solutions for the legal and commercial issues.
Contacts: Francisco Espregueira Mendes, Leyre Prieto
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Finance, Projects & Capital Markets:
2 partners, 6 fee earners
The firm has been advising institutions in regaining balance after the crisis. This team works and has extensive know-how on financial transactions, energy finance, acquisition financings, among others.
Contact: Bruno Azevedo Rodrigues, João Luís Araújo
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Administrative & Public Tenders:
1 partner, 9 fee earners
Public law is a key area of the firm, with a multidisciplinary team covering all areas and particularly matters related to public contracts, litigation and environmental procedures. The firm have been involved in a number of important transactions, namely in the railroad, energy and transports sectors.
Contact: Pedro Almeida e Sousa
Email: [email protected]

Credit Recovery, Insolvency, Corporate Recovery & Evictions:
2 partners, 8 fee earners
TELLES has comprehensive experience in credit recovery litigation, evictions, as well as in the area of insolvency and corporate turnarounds. With two teams dedicated in the collection of corporate credit and eviction lawsuits, in the insolvency processes and extrajudicial procedures involving corporate turnarounds.
Contacts: Joana Telles de Abreu, Fernando Pizarro Monteiro
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Intellectual Property:
2 partners, 8 fee earners
TELLES provides services in this field, through a team of specialised lawyers dedicated exclusively to the monitoring of the increasingly demanding management and protection of intellectual property that, with the advent of the digital age, has become more complex for businesses and private individuals alike.
Contacts: Fernando Pizarro Monteiro, Pedro Vidigal Monteiro
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

1 partner, 4 fee earners
Maritime counts with a multidisciplinary team which has been working several matters related to the maritime activity, advising clients to the maritime business, port sector and sea’s economy.
Contact: Francisco Espregueira Mendes
Email: [email protected]

Digital, Privacy & Cybersecurity:
1 partner, 4 fee earners
This area has grown in importance in recent years at TELLES and has a team of specialised lawyers exclusively dedicated to providing excellent legal advice to its clients, including public and private entities.
Contacts: Pedro Vidigal Monteiro
Email: [email protected]

Energy & Environment:
2 partners, 5 fee earners
Investing in solid specialisation and constantly refreshing its knowledge of the field, the team dedicated to employment and social security law provides support for Portuguese and international clients on a wide range of subjects.
Contacts: Ivone Rocha, Bruno Azevedo Rodrigues
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

International Desks:
■ Comptoir Français
■ Oficina Latino-Española
■ Brasilian Desk
■ UK Desk
■ German Desk
■ Swiss Desk


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