António Rodrigues Advogado/Lawyer is a law firm located in central Lisbon, close to the major courts. The firm provides a large array of general corporate and litigation law, dealing especially in Civil Law, Liability, Litigation, Corporate and Commercial Law, Employment Law, Environment Law, Copyright Law, Telecommunications Law and Family and Probate Law.
Recently the firm began developing its international department dealing with incoming investors and offering a large range of services abroad directly with one its partners and indirectly with a large number of associates mainly towards investment in of Portuguese spoken countries.
The firm deals with all aspects of legal consulting for companies, providing Legal opinions and studies, and is also strongly orientated towards the needs and demands of the private client.
We have a substantial experience in litigation and dispute resolution, keeping since 1985 a continuous practice in large-scale litigation; we are currently handling over 14.000 civil claims.
The firm has established a number of partnerships with law offices abroad, and is a member of the European Economic Interest Group LAW LINK – The Global Law Group, with a head office in The Hague and offices in Paris, Brussels, Rome, Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, The Hague, Bonn, Dusseldorf, Amsterdam, Athens, Istambul, Warsaw and Dubai.
Our firm is also an active member of U.I.A. – Union International des Avocats, the world’s oldest international association of bars, bar associations, and law societies, with a head office in Paris, 25, Rue du Jour, 75001, integrating the specialized Commission for Computers and Telecommunications.
Besides these associate connections the firm is negotiating partnerships in Angola, Cape Verde, São Tomé Macau and South Africa and has concluded a partnership in Mozambique.
Member: Union Internationale des Avocats; Law Link – The Glogal Law Group. E.E.I.G. Languages: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish. Practice Areas: Administrative law, Asset finance, Banking, Competition law, Construction law, Contract & Commercial, Corporate, Business, Company, Litigation, Employment law, Insolvency / (Debt) restructuring, Legal Opinions, Telecommunication law.
António Costa Rodrigues
António Costa Rodrigues, born New York, Degree in Law, in the area of Legal Sciences, from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, 1982, Master’s in “International Cooperation and Development Management”2000 – Moderna University of Lisbon. Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 1985. Member of Parliament 1995-99/2011-2015 – member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, European Affairs Committee, Constitutional Committee, Chair Parliamentary Group UK and member of the group USA and Ukraine, Vice President Board Parliamentary Group of PSD (Social Democrat Party). Member elected of the Parliamentary Assembly Union for the Mediterrean. University Lecturer (1983-2008) University Of Lisbon (1983-1985) Higher Institute of Educational Sciences (2002-2005) Moderna University of Lisbon (1990-2008) Disciplines lectured Political Science and Constitutional Law, International and European Law and European Institutions. International Legal Consultant 1999 – 2007 – expert accredited by the World Bank and the European Commission – 4 missions in Cape Verde and 2 missions to Angola in the Administrative Law field. Member of the Association of Lawyers of Portuguese spoken Countries. Several lawks published. Commentator of Economic TV and columnist of Diário Económico. Member of the Supervisory Board of the Intelligence Service of Portuguese Republic.
Practice Areas: Banking and Finance, Company law, Law of Insolvency, Debt Restructuring, Credit Recovery, Public Procurement, Insurance Law, Arbitration, Civil Litigation, Administrative Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Taxation law, Traffic Law, European Law.
Rafael Madeira da Silva
Rafael Madeira da Silva, born Lisbon, Portugal, 1972.
Practice areas: Civil Law, Contracts, Corporate and Commercial Law, Copyright Law and Intellectual property, Legal opinions, Liability General, Litigation General, Real Estate, Traffic Law
Languages: Portuguese, English.
Education: Catholic University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law. Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2000.