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RUA VÍTOR CORDON, 10 A - 4TH FLOOR, 1249-202 LISBON, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 322 35 90
Fax:
Fax +351 21 322 35 99
Email:
Web:
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Rita Cruz

Tel:
Work +351 21 322 35 90
Email:
CCA Law Firm

Work Department

Corporate and M&A / Banking & Finance / Litigation & Arbitration.

Position

Founding partner of CCA. Rita advises clients in corporate law, banking, insurance and finance, for instance regarding M&A, IPO´s, Investment Funds and Insurance and Reinsurance companies. She also represents clients in all types of litigation procedures, including civel and corporate litigation.

Career

Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association in 1996. Joined CCA in 1994. Adviser of the State Secretary to the Ministers Council Presidency (1994-1995). Assistant Professor in the Portuguese Catholic University, School of Law, since 1996. She regularly participates as a speaker at seminars and conferences pertaining to her field of expertise.

Languages

English and French.

Member

Portuguese Bar Association (Professional card nr. 13144L). International Bar Association. Vogal of the District Council of Lisbon, Portuguese Bar Association.

Education

Law degree, Portuguese Catholic University, School of Law (1994). Master in Corporate Law, Portuguese Catholic University (2003).


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

CCA Law Firm ‘always finds an efficient way to solve problems while optimising time and resources’. It has a particular media sector focus, with recent high-profile work including representing Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus in criminal and civil actions against TVI. Google and Cofina also count among the team's clients. Rita Cruz is recommended, as is senior associate Catarina Limpo Serra: ‘her solid knowledge and experience are evident in the different cases she has been involved in’.

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