Bachelor of Law of the Legal Bar Association of Lisboa.
Patent attorney before the Portuguese Patents and Trademarks Office
Legal practitioner before the European Patent Office (EPO)
Attorney before the EUIPO (Trademark and Community Design)
Attorney before the OMPI (International Trademark and World Patent)
She is also member of the most prestigious professional international associations: EPI (Institute of European Patents) AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property), INTA (International Trademark Association), IBA (International Bar Association)
She began her professional career in the Portuguese Patents and Trademarks Office.
Currently she heads the Portuguese office, where she performs protection and defence strategies for Intellectual and Industrial Property portfolios.
She specialises in legal advice and comprehensive management of administrative procedures relating to Intellectual Property and acts as official attorney before the Portuguese Patents and Trademarks Office, the EUIPO (Trademark and Community Design) and the WIPO (International Trademark and Patent).
She acts in processes of negotiation and preparation of contracts, licenses and Patent transfers, Trademarks, Know-How and Domains and directs the judicial proceedings that fall André Portuguese law.
She regularly participates in courses and conferences on Industrial and Intellectual Property and collaborates with the media and specialized associations providing her opinion on legislative changes or relevant news.