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List of Attorneys

Disclaimer: The U.S. Embassy in Praia, Cape Verde, assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the following persons or firms. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department of State or the U.S. Embassy. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information in the list on professional credentials, areas of expertise and language ability are provided directly by the lawyers; the Embassy is not in a position to vouch for such information. You may receive additional information about the individuals on the list by contacting the local bar association (or its equivalent) or the local licensing authorities.

Last updated: September 2011

Santiago Island (South)

Name: Abner Ramos de Pina
Fluent in English: No
Address: Terra Branca, Caixa Postal 233 C, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-3233/261-1335
Home Telephone: (+238) 261-7975
Fax: (+238) 261-6196
E-mail Address: abnerpina@iol.pt

Name: António Gonçalves
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Travessa Luís de Melo, No. 9, 1o Andar, Caixa Postal 958, Cidade da Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-1344
Mobile Telephone: (+238) 982-3032
Fax: (+238) 261-1326
E-mail Address: Antonio.Ferreira@Jdadvogados.com

Name: Aristides Socorro Dias Pereira (note: has offices in Praia and Sal) Fluent in English: No
Address: Dias Pereira, Silva (DPS), Advogados e Associados, Praia, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 262-6230
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 261-9909
E-mail Address: lawfirm@dps.com

Name: Arnaldo Silva
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Arnaldo Silva & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Praia, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-5570 or 238-260-0463
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-2015
Fax: (+238) 261-5571
E-mail Address: arnaldosil@gmail.com

Name: Fernando Aguiar Monteiro
Fluent in English: No
Address: Advogados Associados, Rua Andrade Corvo, No17, 1o Esq., Plateau, Praia, Caixa Postal 489 Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-4443 or (+238) 261-1450
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-7685
Fax: (+238) 261-9908
E-mail Address: fam@sepo.cv

Name: Francisco Lopes Barreto Almeida
Fluent in English: No
Address: Escritório de Advocacia, Rua Andrade Corvo, No. 30, 2º.  Andar, Plateau, Praia, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 260-1920
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 261-9909
E-mail Address: falmeida-1965l@adv.oa.pt

Name: Geraldo da Cruz Almeida
Fluent in English: No
Address: Advogados e Consultores Associados, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-6046
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 261-4843
E-mail Address: geraldodacruz@gmail.com

Name: Helio Sanches
Fluent in English: No
Address: Helio Sanches - Advogados & Consultores Jurídicos, Rua Andrade Corvo, No. 27, 2º. Andar Direito, Caixa Postal No. 46, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-1966
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-7031
Fax: (+238) 261-1966
E-mail Address: sancheshe@yahoo.com

Name: Henrique Freire da Veiga
Fluent in English: No
Address: Dr. Henrique Veiga – Advogado e Consultor Jurídico, Caixa Postal No. 380 C, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-4392
Home Telephone: unknown
Fax: (+238) 261-2705
E-mail Address: hveiga@cvtelecom.cv

Name: Leonilde Tatiana Monteiro Lima dos Santos
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Rua Figueira da Foz, No. 7, 1o. Dto., Achada Santo António, Praia, Caixa Postal No. 87 C, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-6919
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 261-8250
E-mail Address: lsantos@mjnadvogados.com

Name: Maria Joao Duarte Fonseca Pacheco de Novais
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Rua Figueira da Foz, No. 7, 1o Dto., Achada Santo António, Praia, Caixa Postal No. 87 C, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-6919
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-9011
Fax: (+238) 261-8250
E-mail Address: denovais@mjnadvogados.com.cv

Name:  Martinho Martins Landim
Fluent in English: No
Address: Chã de Areia, Prédio CV Móvel, Praia, Caixa Postal No. 69, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-7744 or (+238) 260-0464
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-7390
Fax: (+238) 261-2259
E-mail Address: martinsmartinho@hotmail.com

Name: Solange Furtado
Fluent in English: No
Address: SF e LB Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Avenida do Palmarejo No. 28, 1º. Andar, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 262-0888
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax:  Unknown
E-mail Address: solange.furtado@gmail.com

Name: Salvador Correia Pereira Varela
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Advogados Associados, Caixa Postal No. 489, Rua Andrade Corvo, 17, 1º. Esq., Planalto Cidade da Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-4443
Home Telephone: (+238) 261-9014
Fax: None
E-mail Address: spvarela3@hotmail.com; svarelaxd@gmail.com

Name: Teresa Livramento Monteiro
Fluent in English: No
Address: Dulce Lopes, Solange Lisboa Ramos, Teresa Livramento Monteiro - Sociedade de Advogados, RI, Avenida da OUA, No. 2, R/Chão Esq. Achada Santo António, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 261-5555
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-4748
Fax: (+238) 262-2074
E-mail: Unknown

Name: Tereza de Jesus Teixeira Barbosa Amado
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Amado & Medina - Advogadas, Avenida Cidade de Lisboa, Edifício Santa Maria, 3.o Andar, 304/305, Caixa Postal 357, Praia, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238)261-4352
Home Telephone: (+238) 262-0041
Fax: (+238) 261-2304
E-mail Address: tereza.amado@gmail.com

Santiago (North)

Name: Simāo Olavo Fernando Lopes
Fluent in English: No
Address: Advogados Associados, Caixa Postal No70, Assomada, Santa Catarina, Santiago Norte, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 265-2279
Home Telephone: (+238) 265-1879
Fax: Unknown
E-mail Address: Unknown

Fogo Island

Name: Ubaldo Lopes
Fluent in English: No
Address: Ubaldo Lopes - Advogado e Membro da OACV, Caixa Postal No. 79, S. Filipe, Fogo, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 281-1253
Mobile Telephone: (+238) 991-4494
Fax: (+238) 281-1253
E-mail Address: ulopes@cvtelecom.cv

Santo Antão Island

Name: Dionara Amparo dos Anjos
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Dionara Anjos - Advocacia e Consultoria, Av. 5 de Julho, Bairro - Porto Novo, Santo Antão, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 222-2996
Home Telephone: (+238) 222-2889
Fax: (+238) 222-2996
E-mail Address: danjos9@hotmail.com

Name: Miguel Cesar Santos
Fluent in English: No
Address: Miguel Santos - Advocacia, Consultoria e Mediação Imobiliária, Avenida Amilcar Cabral, Armazém, Porto Novo, Santo Antão, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 222-2830
Mobile Telephone: (+238) 999-5172
Fax: (+238) 222-2830
E-mail Address: miguelsantos.adv@hotmail.com

São Vicente Island

Name: António Pedro dos Santos Rodrigues
Fluent in English: No
Address: Advogado e Consultor Jurídico, Chã de Monte Sossego, Rua 4 – N.o2, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Mobile Telephone:  (+238) 995-1857
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-2979           
Fax: (+238) 232-3545
E-mail Address: antonio.p.rodrigues1@gmail.com or antonio.rodrigues@enapor.cv

Name: Armindo Santos Cruz
Fluent in English: No
Address:  Escritório Advocacia e Consultoria – Armindo Cruz, Avenida Dr. Baltazar Lopes da Silva, N.o 29, 2.o Andar, Caixa Postal 461, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone:  (+238) 232-4465
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-2178
Fax: (+238) 232-4512
E-mail Address: arsacruz@hotmail.com

Name: Belarmino António Ferreira Lucas
Fluent in English: No
Address: Rua Dr. António Aurélio Gonçalves, No. 7, 1o, Caixa Postal No. 394, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 230-0038 or 238-230-0029
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-4640
Fax: (+238) 232-3421
E-mail Address: belarminolucas@gmail.com  or egl1@cvtelecom.cv

Name: Cláudia Vasconcelos Lopes
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Cláudia Vasconcelos – Advocacia e Consultoria Jurídica, Caixa Postal No. 116, Mindelo, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 232-1922
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-7745
Fax: (+238) 232-1926
E-mail Address: claudinhavasconcelos@hotmail.com

Name: José Pedro da Luz
Fluent in English: No
Address: Caixa Postal No. 6, Rua Angola, No. 1, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 232-8485
Home Telephone: (+238) 231-3648
Fax: (+238) 232-8485
E-mail: jpluz@cvtelecom.cv

Name: Manuel Onofre Lima
Fluent in English: No
Address: Vanda Évora e Onofre Lima, Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Caixa Postal No. 424, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 232-3278
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-5324
Fax: (+238) 232-3277
E-mail Address: onofreli@hotmail.com 

Name: Ronise Pires Évora
Fluent in English: No
Address: EGL Advogados Associados, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 230-0029
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-2131
Fax: (+238) 232-3421
E-mail Address: ronisevora@hotmail.com

Name: Vanda Maria Lima Evora
Fluent in English: No
Address: Vanda Évora & Onofre Lima, Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Caixa Postal No. 424, São Vicente, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 232-3278
Home Telephone: (+238) 232-5324
Fax: (+238) 232-3277
E-mail Address: haovanda@yahoo.com

Sal Island

Name: Aristides Socorro Dias Pereira (note: has offices in Sal and Praia)
Fluent in English: No
Address: Caixa Postal No. 154, Dias Pereira – Advocacia/Consultadoria, Procuradoria, Entrada Santa Maria – Hotel Pontão, Lj. 2, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 242-1531
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 242-1581
E-mail Address: office@diaspereiracv.com  

Name: Carla Monteiro
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Carla Monteiro – Advogada, Entrada de Santa Maria, Edifício Garantia, 1oEsq., Caixa Postal No107, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 242-2510
Home Telephone: Unknown
Fax: (+238) 242-2550
E-mail Address: lawyers@lawyerscapeverde.com 

Name: Joāo Miguel Medina
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Caixa Postal No. 138, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal – Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238)242-2061
Mobile Telephone: (+238) 997-9397
Fax: (+238) 242-1262
E-mail Address: jmmedina@ndr.pt 

Name: José António Moreno
Fluent in English: No
Address: José António Moreno – ACONSUL, Caixa Postal No. 135, ACONSUL, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 241-2330
Home Telephone: (+238) 241-3592
Fax: (+238) 241-2330
E-mail Address: moreno6632@gmail.com 

Name: Manuel Barros de Pina
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: SAMP – Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Rua S. Tomé, No5, Caixa Postal No. 318, Espargos, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 241-3325
Home Telephone: (+238) 241-3520
Fax: (+238) 241-3326
E-mail Address: geralsamp@gmail.com; pinamanu@gmail.com

Name: Salete Rocha Alves
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: SAMP - Salete Alves & Manuel Pina, Sociedade de Advogados, RL ,  Rua S. Tomé, No. 5, Caixa Postal No. 318, Espargos, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 241-3325
Home Telephone: (+238) 241-1901
Fax: (+238) 241-3326
E-mail Address: saletalves@hotmail.com

Boavista Island

Name: Janette Lima Évora
Fluent in English: Yes
Address: Janette Lima Évora & Isângelo Mateus Mendes - Advogados & Consultores, Caixa Postal No. 164/06, Vila de Sal-Rei, Boavista, Cape Verde
Office Telephone: (+238) 251-1397
Home Telephone: (+238) 251-1640
Fax: (+238) 251-1397
E-mail Address: janetevora@hotmail.com