Paulo Gouveia e Silva

Of Counsel | Madeira

Abreu Advogados Madeira
  • English
  • French

Paulo Gouveia e Silva is an Of Counsel at Abreu Advogados Madeira, working primarily on matters related to real estate, succession, commercial and company’s law, including aspects related to taxation.

He is also involved in diverse aspects of litigation and in voluntary arbitration.


Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Corporate


Advising on several aspects of real estate litigation involving defence of ownership.

Advising family groups on matters of corporate structuring, commercial activities and generational transmission and several matters involving successions law.

Advising different departments the Regional Government of Madeira on matters involving civil and administrative liability.

Arbitrator in a voluntary arbitration regarding contractual breach and civil liability for damages.

Advising important regional companies.

Advising English and French speaking countries regarding the defence of their interests in Portugal, specifically in the area of real estate law, successions and family law, on restructuring their estates and assets to ensure their transmission between generations.

Involvement in different capacities at the International Business Centre of Madeira.


University of Coimbra

Law degree the University of Coimbra Faculty of Law (1964).

Qualification by public examination for the duties of Judicial Magistrate.

Qualification by exam to exercise and perform duties of Public Notary.