Alexandre Mendes Advogados | AM Legal is your business law partner in Portugal, combining the quality, experience and responsiveness of service expected of a leading law firm with the immediacy, dedication and personal attention of a trusted counsel.
AM Legal is an independent law firm founded by Alexandre Mendes in 2013 with the purpose of providing specialized legal services in an efficient and effective manner to its clients in a wide range of business law areas.
The firm advises national and multinational businesses on matters relating to contracts, corporate and mergers & acquisitions, banking and finance, employment, data protection, competition, real estate and litigation. Clients also include local and international entrepreneurs, business managers and private clients. Thanks to its strong international projection and a wide network of trusted partners abroad, the firm has the capability to assist not only in Portugal but also in other jurisdictions where its clients operate.
The firm builds and maintains close and trusting business relationships with its clients based on the full dedication to each and every matter entrusted to the firm and the direct and permanent involvement of lawyers with the appropriate level of experience and expertise in the legal advice given to each client.
The firm has extensive experience in the representation of Portuguese and foreign businesses in a broad range of sectors in Portugal and other Portuguese-speaking countries, notably in regulated sectors, such as the finance sector including not only banking but also payment services, capital markets and insurance, as well as in the pharmaceutical and automotive sectors. The firm also has wide experience in advising clients in the distribution, manufacturing and services sectors. The firm is primarily active in the following areas of practice: