Building projects over strong relationships

MATLAW

Matlaw is a Law Firm with offices in Algarve and Lisbon, taking on the experience of its founding partner, Dr. Maria José Mestre, with more than 30 years of service in providing legal advice to international and national clients in the real estate investment area.

Looking for proximity to our clients, we bet on transparency and pro-activity, guiding our work by high standards of ethical, deontological and technical rigor in order to reach the most efficient solutions for the subjects entrusted to us.

  • Proximity
  • Transparency
  • Innovation

Areas of Activity

Real Estate Investment and Conveyancing from A to Z
Golden Visa Program (Residence Permit for investors)
Taxation over income and heritage
Contracting
Support on the creation and development of tourism projects
Urban (residential and commercial) and rural rental
Consulting in financing processes for real estate investment
Horizontal property, co-ownership, usufruct, surface rights and easements
Incorporation and assistance of commercial companies and real estate investment funds
Arbitration and civil and commercial litigation
Real Estate Investment and Conveyancing from A to Z
Support on the creation and development of tourism projects
Incorporation and assistance of commercial companies and real estate investment funds
Contracting
Horizontal property, co-ownership, usufruct, surface rights and easements
Taxation over income and heritage
Consulting in financing processes for real estate investment
Golden Visa Program (Residence Permit for investors)
Urban (residential and commercial) and rural rental
Arbitration and civil and commercial litigation

Team

Maria José  Mestre

Maria José Mestre

Partner

Maria José Mestre

Lawyer

30 years of experience in business and real estate operations advocacy.

Areas: Civil Law, Contractual Law, Commercial Law and Tax Law

Law Degree (L.L.B.) in the Faculty of Law of Lusófona University

Languages: Portuguese, English and French.

  mjmestre@matlaw.pt

Joana Neto Mestre

Joana Neto Mestre

Partner

Joana Neto Mestre

Lawyer

Areas: Civil Law, Contractual Law, Commercial Law, Tax Law, Tourism Law and Litigation and Arbitration.

​Law Degree (L.L.B.) in the Faculty of Law of Lisbon University

​Intensive courses and Postgraduate courses by the University of Lisbon in Accounting for Jurists, Negotiation, Civil and Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property

​Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish and Italian.

  jnmestre@matlaw.pt

Juliana Madeira

Juliana Madeira

Public Relations Consultant

Juliana Madeira

Public Relations Consultant

Social Communication Degree at the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar

Master Course in Marketing at the Aveiro University 

​Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish.

  pr@matlaw.pt

Jéssica Ramos

Jéssica Ramos

Junior Lawyer

Jéssica Ramos

Junior Lawyer

Law Degree (L.L.B) in the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon.

Master of Laws in the Catholic Lisbon School of Law – awaits defense of a dissertation in the field of Succession Law

Languages: Portuguese, English

  geral@matlaw.pt

Sara Carvalho de Oliveira

Sara Carvalho de Oliveira

Junior Lawyer

Sara Carvalho de Oliveira

Junior Lawyer

Law Degree (L.L.B.) in the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon

Master’s in International Law and International Relations – awaits public defence of the dissertation prepared within the area of Human Rights and International Criminal Law

Intensive Courses by the University of Lisbon in European Tax Law, European Competition Law and Interpretation of Constitutional Law in Europe.

Professional internship at the Portuguese Embassies in Algiers and Copenhagen.

Languages: Portuguese, English, French

  geral@matlaw.pt

Contacts

Algarve

Avenida José dos Santos Farias, Edifício Arcadas, Bloco B, 1.º Esquerdo

8135-167 Almancil, Loulé

Lisboa

Rua Julieta Ferrão, 12, 6.º andar, escritório 604 1600-131 Lisboa (Entrecampos)​​

Algarve

Avenida José dos Santos Farias, Edifício Arcadas, Bloco B, 1.º Esquerdo 8135-167 Almancil, Loulé

(+ 351) 289 356 330

(+ 351) 210 434 151

geral@matlaw.pt

Lisboa

Rua Julieta Ferrão, 12, 6.º andar, escritório 604 1600-131 Lisboa (Entrecampos)

(+ 351) 210 434 150

(+ 351) 210 434 151

geral@matlaw.pt

Portugal

EU Member Country

World’s Leading Destination for consecutive years

Favourable climate for investment

Competitive living cost

Safe Legal Transactions system

Great climate and gastronomy

EU Member Country

Favourable climate for investment

Safe Legal Transactions system

World’s Leading Destination for consecutive years

Competitive living cost

Great climate and gastronomy

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