The public sector plays a decisive role in the Portuguese economy. A significant part of the firm’s activities pertains to the public sector, either via the provision of legal assistance to companies related with this sector or via the provision of advice to public entities in the pursuit of their activity.
The firm is acquainted with the modus operandi of, among others, different public services and State and municipal public companies. We have monitored the changes occurring in the public sector and have even contributed to them when so requested. Our team is recognized for its level of specialisation in the traditional questions that continue and will continue to emerge in the public sector, as well as in the new workings and organisation of the public administration. We are renowned for our particular experience in public contractual issues. We provide legal assistance to clients on these issues, and over recent years we have participated in the vast majority of State and municipal public-private partnerships.