Douglas Lopes Schmidt

Previously dedicated to Information Technology and machine maintenance, Douglas began his journey in the Intellectual Property area in December, 2021, as an Engineering intern, working with ARARIPE’s Patent and Design Department. Since then, Douglas has completed a number of courses in the area of Intellectual Property, such as the General Intellectual Property by World Intellectual […]

Pedro Ivo Alves Soares da Souza

Pedro began his professional career in Intellectual Property area in 2016 in a Patent specialized office, working with different fields such as Electronics, Mechatronics and Telecommunications for national and international clients. He specialized in Patent search and analysis, Patent draft and Patent prosecution, joining ARARIPE as a Patent Expert in 2021. Throughout the years, Pedro […]

Cláudia Figueira Py

In 2017, Cláudia began to work in the Intellectual Property area at Araripe Advogados, promoting the office’s operations in the southern Brazil and developing long-standing partnerships with national companies which were looking for legal advice in Intellectual Property. Extracurricular Courses: Workshop on the importance of Intellectual Property for small and medium-sized business and startups, both […]

Tatiana Isabel da Silva Bastos

Tatiana joined Araripe Advogados in mid-2021, in the Financial Department as an assistant to help the sector develop and enhance client experience in efficiency and pleasantness.  Extracurricular Courses: Financial Fraud Prevention at Financeira Itaú/Cartões FIC, Microsoft Office at Instituto Nacional de Cursos Profissionalizantes – INCP. Management and Procedures at EURODATA, and Customer Experience at Ponto […]

Bruno Esteves Pereira

Bruno started his activities in the Intellectual Property area in the beginning of 2021, as ARARIPE’s intern in the Patent and Designs Department. Since then, he completed the General Intellectual Property Course by World Intellectual Property Organization – WIPO. Capabilities: Patent and Designs. Education: Undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering by Catholic University of Petrópolis – UCP.

Raphael Machado

Raphael began his professional career in Intellectual Property in 2010, working in different Patent specialized offices, gathering experience in different fields such as Agrobusiness, Medical Devices and Electrical Devices and others related to Mechanical Engineering. In 2021, he joined ARARIPE as a Patent Expert, being responsible for the draft of technical reports for patentability searches, […]

Selma Huan Kuang

Selma began her career in intellectual property with focus on litigation, specifically in trademark and patent. She joined Araripe Advogados in mid-2021, assisting the department to offer an excellent standard of service to our clients. Extracurricular Courses: Extension Courses in Intellectual Property, General Personal Data Protection Brazilian Law at Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade – […]

Fernanda da Cunha Paranhos

Fernanda joined Araripe Advogados as a lawyer in 1998. Since that time, she has been working and contributing to the success of our client lawsuits in the competent courts, obtaining favorable court decisions for our Litigation Department. Extracurricular courses: CopyrightX at Harvard Law School (partnership with Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade – ITS Rio). Artificial […]

Mila de Oliveira Ieker

Mila joined Araripe Advogados as a trademark intern in 2009. She was hired as a lawyer in 2011, due to her continuous development and hard work in the office. Extracurricular Courses: Advanced Course in Trademarks at Brazilian Industrial Property Agents Association – ABAPI (Associação Brasileira de Agentes da Propriedade Industrial). Education: Bachelor’s degree in Law […]