Name: Inês Azevedo
Firm Name: Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados
Jurisdiction: Portugal
Practice Area: Immigration Law

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Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Inês Azevedo as our exclusively recommended Immigration Law expert in Portugal. If you wish to get in touch with Inês, please use the contact information provided above.

With more than 18 years of experience Inês Azevedo has an extensive legal background and worked form some of the most prestigious Top 10 law firms in Portugal. During her professional career Inês also worked for the Portuguese Government. In 2012 Inês was nominated deputy for the Minister in the Cabinet of the Prime Minister where she was responsible for the Migration, Refugees and Discrimination dossiers. During 2013/2014 Inês was also assigned as National Coordinator of the European Year of Citizens.

In 2017 Inês left the Portuguese Government and opened her own law firm, Azevedo Legal, focused exclusively on Migrations and connected law areas such as Real Estate and Corporate. In 2020 Inês Azevedo merged her law practice with Ascenso Advogados, one of the most prestigious Tax Law Firms in Portugal.  Together they created Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados. The goal of Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados and Inês Azevedo remains the same, to serve all migration clients, privet or corporate, as a legal one stop shop.

Inês has a Master’s degree in development economics (ISEG) and several Post Graduations in Tourism Law (Lisbon Law School), Tax Law (Lisbon Law School), Energy Law (Lisbon Law School), Social Entrepreneurship (INSEAD) and Circular Economy (Cambridge).

Inês is enrolled in the Portuguese Lawyer’s Bar Association since 2006.

Firm Description

Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados is a migration centric boutique law firm. We are proudly a on stop shop for all clients, privet or corporate, that want to relocate to Portugal and need legal support to do so. We have all the necessary tools to support clients on every step of the way. Our law areas cover Migration, Tax. Real Estate, Corporate, Technology and Structured Investment Vehicles.

In short, Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados is a team of multidisciplinary, seasoned lawyers that guide clients on every step of the Migration journey. At Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados we know the rules, the bureaucracies, the practicalities, and we will always advise on the best path forward while making sure that clients have a full understanding of the process as well as all the information for the decision making.

As we say in Azevedo, Ascenso & Associados – It is your move but it is our game.