Country expert for Brazil
Associação Brasileira de Franquia (ABF – Brazilian Franchise Association); Associação Brasileira de Propriedade Intelectual (ABPI – Brazilian Intellectual Property Association), Licensing Executive Society-Brasil (LES-Brasil)
Year of birth
Specialization Course in Brazilian Corporate Law – Fundação Getúlio Vargas (2003) Postgraduate in Civil Procedural Law – Faculdade Cândido Mendes (2002) Law School at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (1996/2000)
Attorney (admitted to the Bar in 2001) Selected to appear in the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association’s (LACCA) Approved listing of private practice lawyers for IP in Brazil.
Current professional position
Founding Partner at Neves Campos Flausino Amaral Advogados, San Paolo, since July, 2014.
Teacher in the Intellectual Property Course regarding “Franchising”, in ESA/ São Paulo, 2014, 2012, 2010 and 2008. Frequent Speaker at the presentation the Legal Symposium of the Brazilian Franchising Association, Rio de Janeiro Branch); 2014, 2013, 2012 Speaker at the presentation “News of the World”, about new bill of law for the franchising relationships in Brazil, at the IFA/IBA Joint Legal Seminar, May, 2012. Speaker at the presentation “Practical Aspects of the Registration of Agreement at the National Institute of Industrial Property”, in the Brazil-Japan Chamber of Commerce, July 16, 2009. Speaker at the presentation “Relationship Management with regard to the Franchise Net”, in the course for Capacitation in Franchising, of ABF/RJ, on September 04, 2008. Teacher in the Course Propriedade Intelectual & Negócios, from October 29 to 31, 2007, for the employees of IEL, in Brasília. Moderator in the lecture “Agency, distribution and sales representative agreement: points of convergence and divergence” lectured by the attorney at law Rita Capra Vieira, in Dannemann Siemsen Advogados, on September 21, 2005. Teacher of the Advanced Course of Contracts of the Brazilian Industrial Property Agents Association – ABAPI regarding arbitration involving intellectual property, in the 2nd semester of 2005. Teacher in the Post-Graduation Course of Intellectual Property, regarding technology transfer agreements in the first semester of 2005, PUC/RJ. Teacher in the Post-Graduation Course of Technology Information on 2004, of the Law School of Cândido Mendes do Centro regarding Franchising.
Senior Lawyer at Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados, São Paulo, January, 2009 until July, 2014.
Assisting clients in the negotiation of commercial contracts, agency, sales representation, franchise and distribution contracts
Portuguese, English and French