Fernando Braune

Fernando Braune has been working with patents for thirty years. He has an in-depth knowledge of Brazil’s industrial property laws, particularly in the field of patent. Fernando manages portfolios for well-known clients in different areas such as pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnology, mechanical, electrical, among others. He has presented lectures in several seminars and at various clients during visits to the United States, Japan and Europe. Fernando’s articles about patent and innovation have been published in important international and local magazines.



  • Graduated as Chemical Engineer – Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
  • Professor of the MBA “Strategic Innovation”, at Fundação Getúlio Vargas
  • Former professor and coordinator of Patent courses at ABAPI
  • Former post graduation professor of IP courses at the Universidade
    Estadual do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ)


  • Member of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM)
  • Member of the CRQ (Regional Chemistry Council)
  • Member of the ABPI (Brazilian Intellectual Property Association)
  • Member of ABAPI (Brazilian Industrial Property Agents Association)

The office is situated at Rua Sete de Setembro, 55, 15th floor, Centro, Rio de Janeiro – RJ – 20050-004, which is located near to the Brazilian PTO headquarters, and the State and Federal courts.

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