Coelho Ribeiro e Associados (CRA) is a full-service law firm with seven partners and a total of over 35 staff founded in 1986 on the principles of (i) consistent quality and effectiveness (ii) strict adherence to the professional code of ethics and the rules on conflicts of interest (iii) the fundamental relation of trust and confidentiality, which distinguishes the legal services it provides from other consultancy services.
CRA represents clients from all over the world in a broad range of cross-border transactions and disputes and acts for a wide range of Clients, from entrepreneurs and small start-up businesses as well as private Clients and multinational companies. We provide services in Portuguese-speaking countries including Brazil, Mozambique, Cape Verde, São Tomé e Príncipe, Macau and East Timor.
Over the years CRA and its lawyers have been recognized and recommended by several leading legal directories, including The Legal 500 EMEA in Intellectual Property and TMT since 2016, Who’s Who Legal in Information Technologies as well as Telecoms & Media, since 2011, in Mining since 2013, in Sports and Entertainment since 2017 and Life Sciences, since 2014, Expert Guides in Information Technology since 2015, PLC Which Lawyer? in Outsourcing and IT, and European Legal Experts in IT and Telecoms in 2013.