Kene Gallois
Head of the Chemical & Life Sciences Group

Kene Gallois has more than 10 years experience in the field of Biological Sciences. She graduated from the Fluminense Federal University (UFF) and has a Master’s Degree from the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) in Cellular and Molecular Biology. She began her career working in research projects in Pathology, Immunology and Pharmacology and has been working with patents in the areas of Biotechnology, Pharmacy, Chemistry, Agriculture, Food and Cosmetics since 2009, providing specialized counseling to clients.

In 2015, she joined Daniel Law, where she coordinates the Life Sciences Division, providing several services related to the patent practice, such as drafting, filing and processing patent applications, performing searches, providing technical assistance in Court actions, preparing legal opinions and freedom-to-operate reports, analyzing the client’s portfolios and providing assistance on commercial strategies. She also attends meetings with clients and the Brazilian PTO examiners and trains newly-hired professionals, amongst other responsibilities.

Practice Areas


Master’s Degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz);
Graduation in Biological Sciences from the Fluminense Federal University (UFF).

Affiliations, Commissions and Collegiate

Member of the Brazilian Intellectual Property Association – ABPI;
Member of the Regional Council of Biology – CRBio-02.


Portuguese and English.