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Silver - Firms
With three domestic offices, in Rio de Janeiro, São Paolo and Curitiba, Bhering Advogados offers widespread coverage of the national Brazilian market. The Bhering team combines deep knowledge of the national IP sphere with adeptness in all areas of patent practice. The firm boasts a large international clientele, including big names such as L'Oréal, LG Electronics and Adidas. The team establishes long-term relationships with its clients, managing the entirety of their patent portfolios, taking on INPI oppositions and litigation before the courts, and delivering commercial advice on portfolio valuations and licensing. Philippe Bhering is a seasoned litigator with more than two decades in intellectual property, including international experience. He has recently represented Porsche in the pursuit of damages relating to an infringement on one of its patents. Pedro Bhering is a pioneer within the Brazilian IP field, with over 40 years of experience, which he lends to the transactions side. Pedro is highly skilled in the valuation and transfer of IP assets. His unrivaled expertise in the monetization of IP assets is highly sought after by multinational corporations who wish to launch their inventions in the Brazilian market.