We have wide experience in Criminal Law, dealing with both defence and private prosecution to ensure adequate representation and advice undertaking most aspects of criminal law from medical negligence or other types of professional negligence.
In this field it has become increasingly important the criminal liability of companies.
In addition, we act for several companies and their Managers, Directors or other officers in tax or Social Security related felonies and also commercial crime.
We also act for and advise companies, including multinationals, at the administration stage in cases regarding environmental-related offences in the Administrative stage, filing a defence with the Government Department (Inspecção-Geral do Ambiente e do Ordenamento do Território) or other Governmental bodies, which may result in the revocation or reduction of the fine. We also issue proceedings in Court to obtain the elimination or reduction of the fine.