Managing Partner, Arent Fox LLP
Cristina Carvalho is the Managing Partner of Arent Fox and is based in the firm’s Washington DC office. She oversees an international practice that encompasses commercial transactions, intellectual property, licensing, and technology for leading US and foreign companies. Throughout her career, Cristina has advised clients on strategies for navigating different legal systems and cultures to realize opportunities in both mature and emerging markets. As Managing Partner, Cristina helps guide Arent Fox’s commitment to delivering exceptional legal work, promotes an inclusive environment where diverse talents can succeed, and ensures the firm remains a leader in the private bar’s public service efforts. Cristina is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, New York, and Brazil. She received her Master’s in Intellectual Property degree from Franklin Pierce Law center and her Law degree from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, National School of Law.