Gustavo José Ferreira Barbosa

Senior Partner at Kasznar Leonardos

An expert in administrative and judicial patent litigation in Brazil, Gustavo José Ferreira Barbosa is a senior partner at Kasznar Leonardos with almost 30 years of experience in intellectual property. He is head of the electronics, computer sciences, aeronautics and industrial designs division of the firm’s patent department.

Mr Barbosa is a member of the Brazilian Association of Intellectual Property (ABPI), the Brazilian Association of Industrial Property Agents, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI). He is co-delegate for Brazil at FICPI and a former reporter for the study group on international patents and an official observer at several of the meetings held at the World Intellectual Property Organisation for the reform of the Patent Cooperation Treaty. He is also a former chair of the ABPI Patent Studies Commission.

Mr Barbosa has degrees in civil engineering (1981) and law (1996) from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, where he also studied systems programming and analysis and obtained a postgraduate degree in finance (1982). Mr Barbosa speaks Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.

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Kasznar Leonardos
Rua Teófilo Otoni 63
Fifth to Seventh Floors
Rio de Janeiro 20090-080
Brazil

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