Carolina Ribeiro Santos

Carolina Ribeiro Santos

Associate Lawyer

Practice Areas
  • Privacy and Data Protection, Telecommunications, Intellectual Property, Advertising and Immigration


  • English
  • Spanish
  • IAPP (since 2020)
  • Portuguese Bar Association (since 2017)
  • APDI (since 2016)

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  • CIPP/E

Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe

Professional Experience

  • CIPP/E – Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (since 2020)
  • Short-term trainee at Lisbon’s Justice of Peace (26 — 30 August 2013)
  • Contributor at the research group Small and Medium Enterprises: Promoting Innovation, Growth and Competitiveness at the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra (January 2015 – October 2016)
  • Intership at FaF, Sociedade de Advogados, R.L. (April — May 2015)
  • Internship at the Portuguese Consulate in Paris (July – September 2015)
  • Trainee Lawyer since 2016
  • Associate Lawyer since November 2017

Academic Education

  • Law Degree from Law Faculty of Universidade de Coimbra (2015)
  • Semester at Facultat de Dret – Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (September 2013 – January 2014)
  • Industrial Property Rights — defense in the market Course — Unit of Legal and Judicial Training (Permanent Observatory of Portuguese Justice) and Social Studies Center (University of Coimbra)
  • Consumer Law and Alternative Resolution of Consumer Litigation’s Course (November — December 2015)
  • Post-Graduation in Intellectual Property Law from the Law Faculty of Universidade de Lisboa (2017)
  • Master in Law and Management at Nova School of Business and Economics and Law Faculty of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2018)
  • Post-Graduation in Fashion Law in the Law Faculty of Universidade Católica Portuguesa – Escola do Porto (2018)