Mrs Rita Cruz > CCA Law Firm > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

CCA Law Firm
RUA VÍTOR CORDON
10 A - 4th Floor
1249-202 LISBON
Portugal

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration; Insurance

Position

Partner of CCA. Rita advises clients in all types of litigation procedures, including civel and corporate litigation, in insurance and arbitration.

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.

Memberships

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).

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Dispute resolution

CCA Law Firm stands out for its extensive experience in media litigation, in which it acts for traditional media companies, online news and content providers, as well as high-profile individuals. Freedom of speech, access to information and right to be forgotten cases are all areas of expertise for the department. In addition, the team is well versed in corporate, commercial and insurance litigation. Marta Duarte Silva focuses on media and IP disputes, while Catarina Limpo Serra is seasoned in private enforcement proceedings. Rita Cruz is the name to note for arbitration.