Alberto Guerra

IAM Research

The Patent 1000 focuses exclusively on patent practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal patent expertise.

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“Guerra IP should be held in the highest regard for its exceptional patent work. Its highly skilled team provides fast and comprehensive responses, and the practitioners are very knowledgeable – especially in pharmaceuticals.” Playing host to both lawyers and patent attorneys, the nimble boutique takes the time to understand clients’ businesses and industries before laying out a winning game plan. It operates out of offices in Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro, with the latter home to Ricardo Pinho and Flavio Leonardos The former effortlessly navigates the labyrinths of IP regulations and licensing negotiations, while also handling a range of nullity actions. Patents head and transactional guru Leonardos is a founder of the Brazilian Association of IT Law and has made the high-technology sector his own; as a result, he is a highly sought broker of technology transfer agreements.  Heading up the Porto Alegre branch, Alberto Guerra has “tremendous business sense, which is clear both in the drafting and filing of patents and in his day-to-day advice to clients”.

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