CNT Avocats is a law firm specializing in the French-speaking market. We work with real estate, corporate, immigration and litigation law.

Areas of activity

Real Estate

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

Commercial and Corporate

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

Family and Succession

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


We support foreign investors in obtaining Portuguese nationality, non-habitual resident status (RNH), D2, D7 and Golden Visa.

Employment law

CNT Avocats dominates employment law in Portugal. It resolves civil and employment disputes. It provides consultancy and litigation services to various clients.

With a multidisciplinary approach, the CNT Avocats team guarantees full-service to all clients. We have privileged relationships with an extensive network of professionals in Lisbon, so we are able to offer legal assistance and representation services in matters of French-speaking clients in Portugal.

Portugal has attracted a number of important international investors since early times, leading to a natural growth of investment in real estate in Portugal. Among our areas of expertise is the service we provide in tax advice, integrated to companies and individuals. We are specialists in matters related to taxes in Portugal, real estate acquisition processes, expatriation and nationality processes - namely the status of non-habitual resident (RNH) and Golden Visa.