Rafaella Azevedo Oliveira

Patent Specialist

Rafaella has been working with Intellectual Property since 2009 and joined Daniel Law as a patent specialist in 2018. Her expertise covers all aspects related to the prosecution of patent applications at the Brazilian PTO and the National Agency for Sanitary Surveillance (ANVISA), with emphasis on patent applications in the chemical, oil & gas, and pharmaceutical field. Rafaella acts analyzing and reporting technical opinions issued by the Brazilian PTO and ANVISA, preparing petitions to comply/contest said technical opinions, preparing third party observations, performing prior art searches and drafting patent applications, performing equivalent searches for BR applications as well as Freedom-to-operate (FTO) searches, preparing patent landscaping and technical opinions to support case laws. She has knowledge of the Brazilian IP law, normative instructions and examination guidelines issued by the Brazilian PTO, as well as the main intellectual property treaties.

Practice Areas

Patents
Chemistry
Oil & Gas
Pharma

Education

Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the Fluminense Federal University (UFF) in 2016, with the dissertation “LANDSCAPING OF BIOGAS TO ENERGY CONVERSION PROCESSES”.
Training Course: Obtaining, Enforcing and Evaluating Intellectual Property Rights in Europe, at Boehmert & Boehmert, Munich, Germany, July 1 – July 6, 2013.
Degree in Industrial Chemistry from the Fluminense Federal University (UFF) in 2011, with the dissertation “GREEN CHEMISTRY EVOLUTION IN BRAZIL AND ITS MAIN APPLICATIONS IN THE PRODUCTION OF BIODIESEL”.
Advanced Patent Course – Associação Brasileira dos Agentes de Propriedade Industrial (ABAPI), 2011.
Intermediate Patent Course – Associação Brasileira dos Agentes de Propriedade Industrial (ABAPI), 2010.
Basic Intellectual Property Course – Associação Brasileira dos Agentes de Propriedade Industrial (ABAPI), 2010.

Affiliations, Commissions And Collegiate

Member of the Regional Council of Chemistry – CRQ-III.



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Rio de Janeiro
(55 21) 2102 4212

São Paulo
(55 11) 2103 9107

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