Mr Márcio Junqueira Leite > Pinheiro Neto Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Pinheiro Neto Advogados
SÃO PAULO, SP 01455-906
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Work Department

Intellectual Property.




For over 20 years, Marcio Junqueira Leite has served domestic and international clients from the most diverse industries on advisory and transactional issues, as well as on the resolution of complex disputes involving intellectual property, technology, media and entertainment matters.


Spanish, English, Portuguese.


Extension in US Intellectual Property Law from 3rd Annual International Professional Certificate Summer Program – Stanford Law School.

Extension Course in Entertainment Law from the Centro de Extensão Universitária (CEU – IICS).

Specialization Degree (Certificate) in Civil Procedure from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP).

Master’s Degree in Intellectual Property from the University of São Paulo (USP).

Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP).

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > TMT: Media

The media and entertainment law practice at Pinheiro Neto Advogados provides comprehensive advice on matters pertaining to the gaming, audiovisual and music streaming sectors. The team has strong capabilities in copyright litigation and is regularly instructed by studios and production companies in lawsuits involving IP rights infringement. Other notable areas of expertise include IP and commercial agreements, transactional issues, advertising law and regulatory matters. The tax group has also witnessed a recent increase in work related to the taxation of video on demand services. José Mauro Decoussau Machado specialises in IP litigation and transactional work. Gustavo Gonçalves Ferrer and Márcio Junqueira Leite are other key practitioners in the team, who focus on commercial litigation, IP, media and entertainment law.

Brazil > Intellectual property

Under the leadership of José Mauro Decoussau Machado, Pinheiro Neto Advogados offers advice in the context of complex IP litigation, contractual issues and administrative matters, most notably trade mark prosecution. The team is a go-to destination for international technology companies with operations in Brazil due to its practitioners’ extensive cross-border experience. Márcio Junqueira Leite is highly regarded for his wide-ranging IP expertise. The ‘extremely qualified’ Carlos Strasburg focuses on litigation, which is also a key specialism for Tally Smitas. Gustavo Gonçalves Ferrer‘s key areas of practice include IP matters, technology, media and entertainment law.