Specialists in Real Estate
Corporate and Immigration Law

Areas of Operation

CNT Avocats is a law firm specializing in the French-speaking market in Portugal, offering a differentiated and adapted response - especially in matters of tax, property, family and immigration law.

Real Estate

CNT Avocats advises on real estate projects, including investing in real estate in Portugal - in addition to buying, selling, marketing and rehabilitation.

CNT Avocats advises a large number of foreign clients - both corporate and individual - on their real estate investments in Portugal. We advise on the development of projects, whether they wish to acquire a property in Portugal or develop a real estate project.

Family and Succession

We master Family and Succession Law, in matters of inheritance, wills, donations, deaths, extrajudicial partitions, divorces and parental responsibilities.

In matters relating to Family Law and Succession, CNT Avocats guarantees the right and dedicated support from the very first moment, customized to what you need. Our team specializes in the monitoring and mediation of disputes, especially with regard to the qualification of heirs, wills, donations and inheritances.

Commercial and Corporate

We provide legal support in mergers and acquisitions, company formation, corporate restructuring, negotiation and drafting of commercial contracts.

We provide the best legal advice on company formation. We advise on mergers, acquisitions and provide support on tax implications for clients wishing to invest in Portugal.

About us

Experts in various fields

Our main goal is to inform you of some important points related to real estate investment and non-habitual resident status in order to minimize risks with real estate transactions and expatriation.


What we do

Our law firm collaborates with a group of experienced professionals, including economists, architects, engineers and accountants.

Acquisition and sale of real estate

Accompaniment from the formalization of the promissory purchase contract (CPCV) to the representation on the day of the deed before the notary office.

Qualification of Heirs

Advising foreign clients to formalize the qualification of heirs and enable the inheritance to be divided.

Non-Habitual Resident (NHR)

Applicable to retired or working people in professions considered to have high added value who can apply for non-habitual resident status with tax incentives.


Zones of Operation

We work with clients mainly from France, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, North America and Asia.