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Avenida António Augusto de Aguiar, N183, 1 Esq, Lisboa, Portugal
We are a law office located in Lisbon, Portugal

Document Search

The document search service is the most commonly requested of our services. Usually, our clients are searching for their relatives' birth certificates or marriage certificates to establish the genealogical lines necessary for Portuguese citizenship. This is especially common for third-generation descendants of Portuguese citizens who might not have original documentation in their possession. The search might also include documentation like divorce arrangements, criminal records, death certificates, and academic transcripts.

What Documents can Your firm Search?

Birth records, Marriage records, Death Certificates, Academic documents, Divorce orders and others.

What Services does Your Firm Provide?

We are able to perform searches, obtain your documents, translate them and manage the legalization with the relevant embassy/ies.

What are the Fees Associated with the Service


There is a fee for document searches related to the time it takes to get the result usually around three weeks.

How Are The Documents Returned? Is It Safe?

It is used a courier service with tracking capability, so we can be sure important documents are not lost.

The Process Works in Three Simple Steps.

  1. Questionnaire

    Bt answer a few questions by email, we can determine the type of documents required. You can then scan and send us the documents and advise the destination country.
  2. Review and Consultation

    We will review your documents and verify what services are available and the associated fees. You may be invited to authorize us to represent you and send your original documents at this point.
  3. Receive Completed Package

    Your completed case will be delivered to you at the provided address.