Our office develops privileged activity in the area of the district of Lisbon, which covers 7 cities, namely Alcochete, Almada, Barreiro, Lisbon, Moita, Montijo and Seixal, extending its activity to the districts of Setúbal and Faro.
All municipalities in the Judicial District of Lisbon are covered by sections of expertise of the central bodies of the courts, in particular the family and juvenile, labor and trade.
In the Judicial District of Lisbon there are courts of 1st instance extended competence, namely the Court of Execution Lisbon Penas, with jurisdiction for the Prisons located in the Azores Counties, Lisbon, North Lisbon, Lisbon West and also for establishments prison of Alcoentre, Valley of Jews and Caldas da Rainha; the Intellectual Property Court, with jurisdiction throughout the national territory; the Maritime Court, responsible for the areas of the Departments North Maritimes, Central and South; and the Central Court of Criminal Instruction, responsible for the entire national territory. The Court of Appeal of Lisbon is responsible for the resources of the courts in the area.
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