Caio Rodrigues da Silva

Founding Partner at magellan IP

Caio Rodrigues da Silva is one of the founding partners of magellan IP where he also heads the design practice and is an active member of the patent practice team. Mr Rodrigues da Silva has over 12 years of professional experience in the field of intellectual property. Prior to founding magellan IP, he was an associate at renowned Brazilian IP firms, specialising in patents and designs.

Mr Rodrigues da Silva’s work includes the drafting and prosecution of patents and industrial designs before the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office, patentability analysis, technology transfers, freedom-to-operate analyses, legal opinions, oppositions, appeal proceedings and general consultancy services in intellectual property for domestic and international clients of all sizes.

Mr Rodrigues da Silva specialises in designs, medical devices and diagnostics, as well as chemistry and pharmaceutical inventions. He is also particularly active in matters involving the previous approval by the regulatory agency ANVISA for pharmaceutical patents.

Key facts

  • Industrial pharmacy degree from the Fluminense Federal University
  • Master’s degree in Development of Healthcare products from the Fluminense Federal University
  • Patent drafting course by the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI) Academy
  • Over 12 years of experience at well-known Brazilian IP firms
  • Founded magellan IP in Rio de Janeiro in 2015; the firm now has a 25-plus strong team
  • Member of the Brazilian Association of Industrial Property Agents
  • Recognitions in IAM Patent 1000

Professional associations

  • ABPI
  • AIPLA
  • AIPPI

Sample client list

  • The Broad Institute
  • Cipla
  • Fundação Butantan
  • TIVO

Firm details

magellan IP
Rua da Assembleia
10 - sala 3215
Rio de Janeiro 20011-901
Brazil

Contact details

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