Power of Attorney in Portugal
Carlos is one of the founders and currently the senior managing partner of a Portuguese independent law firm. He has almost 30 years of experience, having graduated the Lisbon Law school and was later admitted as a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados) in 1992.
Testimonials for Carlos
Maryna Shapovalova , Lisbon
I like all details of cooperation: honesty, smart solutions, fast and very smart solutions, fair prices and professional staff. Everything was perfect.
Oct 25, 2019
João is a practising lawyer in Lisbon who handles mostly Commercial and Corporate Law, Litigation and Arbitration and Labour Law, with extensive experience in representation of clients, negotiating and drafting of contracts, tax representation and judicial litigation.
Testimonials for João
Cecil Rodrigues, Algarve - Faro
Joao is bilingual English-Portuguese and was very helpful!
Oct 24, 2019
Allen Almeida, Lisbon
Joao was extremely helpful, he couldn't have done more!
Oct 23, 2019
Muzamil Hussain Mohammed, Saudi Arabia
I am so grateful for your passion, dedication, and professionalism. I've hired lawyers before, but he is truly the best I've ever worked with.
Jul 23, 2019
Jane Drew, UK
Joao was incredible, the level of service he provided was wonderful, he was sensitive to my needs and went to great lengths to resolve all the issues.
No improvements necessary, he provides a great service.
Jul 23, 2019
David Clarke, Lisbon
Always on hand to fit with my arrivals in Lisbon. And very reasonable with charges. Will always use Joao for my legal affairs in Portugal.
May 31, 2019
Roger Woods, Lisbon
Resolved a problem difficult to manage from the UK. All good.
Apr 01, 2019
Mohammed Muzamil Husain, Riyadh Saudia Arabia
My lawyer Joao was extremely helpful and I was very satisfied with the outcome. I would definitely recommend his services to friends.
Oct 24, 2018
With over 10 years legal experience, Simone has spent the last 4 years specialising in international law, immigration, nationality proceedings and the Golden Visa process in Portugal. She has won the Miguel Galvão Teles legal award for contribution to understanding of international law in the scientific field. Simone is fully regulated by the Lisbon Bar and has postgraduates in Business & Employment Law, and International Law. She speaks english and portuguese fluently.
Testimonials for Simone
Sarah Zeidi, Lisbon
Simone was really passionate about her job. She was always available to answer any concern or question.
At the end, she was our best friend even. Definitely recommend her.
Jan 22, 2020
Philip Heymann, Germany
Highly professional, straightforward and efficient. Everything was just fine.
Jan 17, 2020
Dom Silva, Lisbon
Simone is excellent. She was proactive in following up on my matters and kept me abreast of developments. I would highly recommend her.
Jan 16, 2020
Arthur Goulooze, Algarve - Faro
Simone did a great job, to a high professional standard; very approachable and combined good understanding with sublime professionalism!
Nothing needs to be improved; just keep it this way!
Nov 30, 2019
Radwan Khattab, Porto
Professional and service is good.
Nov 25, 2019
francisco larrauri, Lisbon
Simone was very helpful answered all our questions, very professional. We really would like her to help us to obtain the residence in Portugal
service was excellent.
Nov 19, 2019
Enver Peck, Lisbon
Simone was awesome and super helpful. I will definitely refer my friends.
Sep 28, 2019
Rene Knoll, Lisbon
Simone was extremely helpful - very happy with the service provided.
Sep 07, 2019
Mamadu Djalo, Lisbon
I am really happy as Simone Marins really did help me get what I wanted. Everything was explained to me and the experience was good.
Simone really made me believe in her work and experience. The way she dealt with me was really nice. She answered all my phone calls straight away and answered my questions. She was always willing to help me even out of hours. I am really pleased.
Sep 07, 2019
Navdeep Singh, Lisbon
Very satisfied with the service provided by Simone
Aug 07, 2019
Our lawyer Simone is a very nice person who gave us personal attention like a family.
Start to finish she provided the best service. Very happy with the job done, thx a lot!
May 31, 2019
Braulia Barbosa, Lisbon
Simone did an excellent job for me and my sister, she is very professional, reliable, with a lot of knowledge - every time I asked a question she had the answer for me.
She was also very patient with me explaining how every situation works. I highly recommended her and will definitely use her services again. Many thanks to the lawyer Simone, you are a star!
Mar 27, 2019
I am happy to find your service online..and Simone is very helpful and ready to assist me when ever i wanted..she always have advice and ways to solve problems.. great job Simone!
Feb 08, 2019
Power of Attorney
Who is this Service for?
A power of attorney is a document which outlines the instructions and extent to which another person may represent the grantor of the power. A typical example is a lasting power of attorney to look after the interests of an elderly relative or a lawyer signing for the purchase or sale of a property abroad or the incorporation of a company.
What does this service consist of?
- Initial discussion to determine your requirements with regard to the power of attorney
- Drafting of the power of attorney in English and the local official language
- Sending of the power of attorney to your location with instructions for legalisation of the power
- Presentation of the power of attorney to the appropriate local body for exercise of the powers conferred by the power of attorney
Code of Reasonable Fees
Our clients can expect to receive a quotation that is at or below the recommended guideline prices by our local Professional Body.
Free Support Services Included
When combined with the free and innovative Advocate Abroad support services you can be sure that you are obtaining completely transparent legal services from registered and regulated English-speaking lawyers abroad.These support services include:
- Verification of the regulatory status of your lawyer.
- Fees as recommended by the Local Professional Body
- Fees specified in advance and legally guaranteed.
- Service levels agreed in advance and guaranteed.
- All professionals must hold professional indemnity insurance.
- Professionals' proficiency in English monitored.
- Continuous quality controls and reviews.