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CNV IP Law Firm

No. of Partners : 7

No. of Lawyers : 25

Languages : English, Spanish, and Portuguese

Offices : 2


CARLOS ANTONIO, NEVES & VIDAL - CNV - is an Intellectual Property Law Firm established in Brazil, with offices in São Paulo and São José do Rio Preto city. 


The firm is led by the managing partner Dra. Sonia Carlos Antonio, who has 37 of expertise and is frequently recognized by the most relevant rankings in the IP field, for instance: “The Best Lawyers™ in Brazil”, WTR (World Trademark Review), and WIPR. She is an Attorney at Law, Registered Industrial Property Agent, judicial expert, arbitrator, and mediator. Dra. Antonio has a master’s degree in Corporate Law with an emphasis in Mercosur from the University of Buenos Aires, Postgraduate degrees, and MBAs in Business Law, Strategic Management of Technological Innovation, Intellectual Property, Law, and Ethics.


The Law Office has more than 25 thousand domestic clients and a specialized team composed of 60 professionals, including its own translators, engineers, biologists, and chemists. The Senior Partners have more than 10 years of practice in the IP field.


Furthermore, CNV offers an exclusive IP Management system named “InfoCNV”. Trademarks are filed within 24 hours of the instructions, and the Firm focuses its efforts on problem-solving with quality and cost-effectiveness, for instance: Cease-and-Desist Letters solve 80% of cases amicably, avoiding litigations.


Memberships and Associations: INTA (International Trademark Association), AIPPI (Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property), ABPI (Brazilian IP Association), and OAB (Brazilian Bar Association).


Practice Areas: Intellectual Property Prosecution & Legal Affairs; Trademarks; Patents; Industrial Designs; Copyright; Software; Internet Domains; IP Litigation.


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AddressAv. Paulista, 37, 4º Andar - Bela Vista, São Paulo – SP, Brazil
Tel55-11-9955 80496
Contact PersonRafael Garutti – Senior Partner