The Firm

Our Values and Work Approach

Our Values and Work Approach

CRA Timor was founded on the principles of:

  • Strict adherence to the professional code of ethics and the rules on conflicts of interest and Relation of trust and confidentiality of legal services;
  • Continual investment in and application of new technology and on-going training of our lawyers;
  • Commitment and dedication to the highest standards of professional excellence, timeliness and efficiency, providing high quality service at a reasonable cost;
  • Creativity, diligence and expertise, with good sense of business judgment, imagination and open-mindedness.

CRA Timor carefully monitors developments in local legislation and the legal practice in order to provide quality advice in any situation. For the benefit of our clients, we have developed close ties with the local business community and the Timor-Leste authorities.

CRA Timor values its international activity and is in permanent contact and collaboration with CRA Portugal and with foreign law firms. Some of CRA Timor partners and lawyers are members of other Bars, which strengthens its cultural proximity to foreign clients and former Portuguese colonies like Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Macau, Mozambique and São Tomé.