Helena Franco Lawyers was founded in 1989, since when has been building a relationship of confidence with their clientes, that are treated with the care, consideration and utmost respect whilst receiving expert legal advice.

For Helena Franco lawyers is never ‘just another case’ because we know it is an individual's life, liberty, reputation, livelihood or family life that we are protecting. Each client is an individual. Each case is different. We are committed to treating every client with the utmost care.

We fight to win. We fight for your rights and we fight for the best outcome. We fight for fairness for those who are incarcerated. We fight for the right to protect the family from being divided. We fight for the parent who hasn't seen his or her child.

We ensure that the rules are followed and that your rights remain intact during your entire journey in the justice system.

We listen to you. We accept that this is a team effort between You and Us. Your opinion matters.

We are here since 1989 essencially to help the others.

Helena Franco


Lawyer since 1989, with a degree in Law awarded by the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon.

Sofia Franco Ferreira


Lawyer since 2018 and Architect since 2012, with a degree in Law awarded by the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Lisbon and a degree in Architecture by Superior Portuguese Institute