SLCM’s activities in Portugal go back to 1961, being, since then, recognized as one of the country’s most respected and reputed legal practices, mainly in our core areas of M&A, Banking & Finance, Competition and Regulatory Affairs, as well as in Dispute Resolution (Arbitration / Litigation).
SLCM’s full service offering accompanies client’s activity on a daily basis, encompassing primary legal care, innovative solutions and accurate and timely resolution of any issues they may have. Our lawyers are Portuguese, English, French, German and Spanish speaking.
Over the past years, SLCM and our teams have been consistently ranked on the top tiers in the most reputed directories (Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and Legal 500).
Areas of expertise
SLCM has significant specific experience in mergers and acquisitions, having participated, either on the sell or buy-side, in some of the most relevant M&A deals that have occurred in Portugal in the last few years, including in the banking & financial services, energy, telecom, infrastructure, agrobusiness, FMCG, healthcare, digital & technology, real estate & tourism and environment sectors.
SLCM has also strong and reputed teams in all practice areas associated with an M&A transaction, mainly in what concerns anti-trust and/or regulatory approvals, capital markets, tax or employment.