Andre Venturini

Founder & Patent Expert

Andre is a Brazilian IP specialist, whose practice focuses on the handling of patents in Brazil. He has worked with patents for over 14 years, including as partner and head of patents at some of the leading Brazilian IP firms.

Over this period, he handled the prosecution of the entire patent portfolio for some of the largest companies in the IT, Telecom and Oil & Gas sectors.

In addition, he acted as technical expert in some of the most important patent lawsuits, including the first dispute concerning patentability of software-implemented inventions and leading cases regarding enforcement of standard-essential patents in Brazil.

Andre has in-depth knowledge of patent consultancy (identifying patentable creations, drafting patent applications and conducting offensive and defensive patent reviews) as well as on patent prosecution and of the intricacies of the Brazilian PTO.

Away from his desk, you can find Andre playing basketball or building Lego with his son.

Qualifications

MSc. Electrical Engineering, Military Institute of Engineering;

MSc. Engineering, École Centrale de Lyon;

BSc. Electrical Engineering, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro;

BSc. Engineering, École Centrale de Lyon.

Awards

  • Listed in the 2019 IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals;
  • Listed in the 2018 IAM Patent 1000;
  • Listed in the 2017 IAM Patent 1000;
  • Listed in the 2016 Leaders League – Patent Prosecution.

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