Luis Maciel
Account Consultant - Patent Specialist

Having a solid technical background provided by top universities in Australia and Brazil, Luis Maciel is an account consultant and patent specialist. In addition to extensive experience working in all steps of the prosecution of patent applications and litigation cases, with vast experience overseas, in countries such as Australia, Japan, and Germany, Luis is based in Düsseldorf, Germany, and is readily available to our international clients. In addition to his native Portuguese, he also speaks English and German.

His background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – Brazil), an exchange program at Monash University (Australia), and several industrial property courses in Brazil, Japan, and Germany.

Pratice Areas




Industrial Property


2017 - Chemistry Bachelor’s Degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2013 – 2014 – Exchange Student at Monash University - Melbourne, Australia

Affiliations, Commissions and Collegiate

2019 - Training Course on European and German Patent Law – Munich, Germany

2018 - JPO / IPR Training Course for IP Protection Lawyers in Tokyo – Tokyo, Japan

2016 – Professional Training in Industrial Property (ABAPI) – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil