BMA - Barbosa, Mussnich, Aragao

Av. Almirante Barroso - 52/31° andar - Centro
20031-000 Rio de Janeiro
Display phone number 0055 21 3824-5800
Antonella Carminatti
Ana Cristina Müller
Pedro Barroso
José Eduardo De V. Pieri
Dominique B. Walter


BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão is one of the leading full service law firms in Latin America. Our IP practice area provides a full range of professional services concerning the protection, transaction, enforcement and litigation of all forms of IP — patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, industrial designs, domain names and plant varieties, as well as related fields such as advertising, franchising, e-commerce, entertainment, geographical indications and appellations of origin. Our range of experience covers every industry and technology – from electrical and computer technology to luxury goods, industrial manufacturing, consumer products, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and chemicals.

Our team is specialized in rendering personalized services in intellectual property issues to attain our client’s objectives through the highest standards of quality and efficiency.

Our practice is worldwide through a carefully tested global network of firms. As a result, we are able to direct and coordinate the international IP portfolios of our clients, assuring them of the same strategic focus and technical capabilities as we provide in Brazil. Similarly, foreign law firms are confident of the level of excellence with which we will represent their clients in Brazil in prosecution, litigation and consultation matters.


  • Innovation, Technology & Intellectual Property practice

    • Advertising
    • Contracts, Licenses and Transfer of Technology
    • Copyright
    • Counterfeits and Piracy
    • Data Privacy
    • Domain names
    • Entertainment
    • Franchises and Distribution Agreements 
    • Industrial designs
    • Litigation and Arbitration
    • Management of IP portfolios
    • Patents
    • Plant varieties
    • Trade Secrets
    • Trademarks
    • transactional IP 
    • Unfair competition