At AFMA, we represent clients in the pharmaceutical, veterinary and cosmetics sectors and accompany the entire development cycle of their business activities (production, distribution and sale of their products or services intended for the consumer).

Knowledge and expertise accumulated over the years allow us to deal with complex problems that are specific to these industries and to provide excellent legal advice in sensitive areas.

We have ongoing relationships with health institutions and professionals; contracting (e.g. manufacturing contracts, distribution contracts); the operation of Veterinary Medicine Centres; the sale of pet food; the sale of cosmetics and dietary supplements.

Other areas of expertise

Other areas of expertise

AFMA lawyers are also skilled in other areas, to support their clients regarding matters that also require thorough knowledge. They are prepared and able to advise on:

Industrial Property and Copyright

In the areas of Industrial Property and Copyright, AFMA provides consultancy on all matters in relation to patents, brands, copyright protection and related rights.


Since it was established, AFMA has followed the area of freight transport and express mail, both in terms of regulatory issues and fleet management and also regarding related air and port matters.

Sports, Gaming and Betting

At AFMA, we have lawyers with specific knowledge in Sports Law, Gaming and Betting, who can support clients in each sector at all stages, from the negotiation process to the completion of the business vehicle.

Public and Administrative Law

AFMA has advised a number of clients on public tender procedures, including, among others, preparation of tenders, statements in preliminary hearings and reactions to award decisions (complaints, hierarchical appeals and pre-contractual litigation).

Mutualism and Insurance

AFMA has vast experience in advising on governance and other matters of regulatory importance in the field of Mutualism, and also Insurance.