Luiz Edgard Montaury Pimenta
Senior Partner at Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello
Luiz Edgard Montaury Pimenta is a senior partner at Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello in Brazil, where he leads the litigation department. He has a vast experience in the representation of mostly multinational clients with a distinguished reputation in a vast array of complex IP matters.
Mr Pimenta graduated from Candido Mendes University in 1982 and is a frequent speaker in IP conferences and the author of several articles on IP law, from procedural rules in Brazil to second medical use patents.
Mr Pimenta has acquired a significant reputation in IP law focusing on complex litigation cases and is listed in both Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners as a leading individual who:
maintains a respected IP practice due to his significant track record advising clients on trade mark, copyright and software issues. He additionally offers considerable acumen in IP issues related to advertisement, internet, marketing and contracts.
He also advises on the protection of IP rights including dispute resolution, negotiation and drafting of agreements, maintenance and licensing of software, global licensing of IP rights, unfair competition and advertisement law.
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello offers a full range of IP services, advising clients on the management of IP portfolios. The firm is also active on complex litigation issues, for which it had obtained international recognition.
The firm’s partners and support staff are committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards and all professionals are encouraged to engage on pro bono work.