Sérvulo & Associados

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SÉRVULO is a Portuguese full-service law firm with 20 years of existence, which occupies a leading position in the Portuguese legal market. Recognized for the quality of its legal services in all relevant areas of law and strategic sectors, SÉRVULO has a highly competent multidisciplinary team of more than 100 lawyers, motivated by a single purpose: to transform academic research and accumulated knowledge in the design of sound legal solutions, thus creating added-value for its clients. SÉRVULO is trusted by a vast number of the main private and public entities, both domestic and international, in the Portuguese-speaking legal markets and in all the most significant economic sectors. It houses a roster of lawyers that are fully capable of facing all of the challenges that may arise at any time and in any field of the Law.

At the global level, SÉRVULO is a member of three international networks of law firms (Legalink, Cathay Associates and Roxin Alliance) and it has a presence in Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe, Macao, East-Timor, Madeira and Azores through its own multilateral network of leading law firms in Portuguese-speaking jurisdictions (SÉRVULO LATITUDE).

SÉRVULO regularly provides legal assistance in trademarks, patents, industrial models and unfair competition, including evaluation of trademarks and patents (national and European) in order to assess its validity and / or infringement and the strategy to be carried out before a possible lawsuit. The firm advises several international clients holding reference brands in the automotive, catering and clothing sectors, providing legal assistance in the preparation, analysis and follow-up of negotiations regarding agency, distribution and franchise contracts.

SÉRVULO provides legal and strategic advice on all types of contracts from the software industry, e-commerce, internet and all matters related to new technologies, as well as in regulatory issues in the telecommunications sector. We also provide advisory services in media, publicity and image rights. In data protection, SÉRVULO’s TMT team has extensive experience, including legal advice under the GDPR, comprising the preparation of risk reports and corrective measures (DPIAS), comprehensive
review of corporate privacy policies, organization and internal records in compliance with the GDPR obligations. We also provide GDPR training for companies.


Public Law
Corporate, Commercial and M&A
Finance and Governance
Restructuring and Insolvency
Employment Law
Corporate Crime and Regulatory Compliance
European and Competition Law
Real Estate, Tourism and Urban Planning
Intellectual Property
Life Sciences
Privacy and Personal Data Protection
Sports Law


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