Eduardo Magalhães Machado
Senior Partner at Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello
Eduardo Magalhães Machado is a senior partner at the firm, where he leads the trademarks team.
His practice focuses on strategic advice regarding the development, maintenance and enforcement of trademark portfolios for a wide range of clients, helping them achieve their objectives in an efficient and cost-conscious manner.
Mr Machado actively participates in a wide number of IP associations, such as INTA, MARQUES and the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, promoting the exchange of experience and improving the capacity to understand the dynamics of the global business environment.
He studied law at the Candido Mendes University, from which he graduated in 1982. He obtained his LLM from the Munich Intellectual Property Law Centre in 2009.
Mr Machado is also an arbiter at both WIPO and the National Arbitration Forum’s domain names dispute resolution centres and, as such, has been responsible for several decisions involving important cases.
He has published many articles in his area of expertise, including:
- “Madrid protocol: Brazil almost there”, Trademark Lawyer, June 2019;
- “The importance of Intellectual Property for ALAE”, ALAE, July 2019; and
- “The IP environment has evolved in harmony with Brazil’s development”, Lexology, October 2019.
Mr Machado has been recognised by numerous international rankings such as Chambers and Partners, IAM Patent 1000, WTR 1000, The Legal 500, IP Stars and Leaders League.