Rafaela joined the firm in 2015, wherein she assists International Organizations, within the team led by Matthieu Ragot, Partner, and Jean-Yves de Cara, Senior Counsel. Rafaela provides legal advice on institutional matters and assists International Organizations in their employment disputes before internal appeal bodies and international administrative tribunals, such as the ILO Administrative Tribunal.

Fields of expertise

  • International Public Service Law
  • Regulatory
  • International Private and Public Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Arbitration


  • Master 2 International Human Rights and International humanitarian law – University Paris II Panthéon-Assas
  • Master 2 International Administration – University Paris II Panthéon-Assas
  • Master 1 Public International Law – University Paris II Panthéon-Assas


  • Guest lecturer on International Civil Service Law for Master II International Administration, at the University of Sorbonne Paris I.


  • Finalist in the Philip C. Eloquence Competition. Jessup, in public international law, representing the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas
  • Coach of the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas team in the Philip C eloquence competition. Jessup, winner of the national phase in February 2017


  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish