Dr. Raquel da Silva Teixeira
Position:Patent Technical Advisor, Biologist, Lawyer
Raquel is a Biologist, who has special interest in plant varieties and thus, on the legal aspects related to the grant of their protection in Brazil as well as on Biodiversity Law and BPTO rules. She is also interested on foreign IP laws and organisms such as EPO and WIPO. Raquel is responsible for handling IP defenses on administrative and judicial levels. She joined Moeller’s patent department in 2017.
Raquel received her Bachelor in Biological Sciences, Master in Physiology and PhD in Biological Sciences from the Universidade de São Paulo. She received her law degree from Universidade Paulista and is also a registered Intellectual Property Agent at the Brazilian INPI (PTO).
Outside of work, Raquel enjoys spend time with family and friends, gardening and cooking.
Lawyer – Universidade Paulista (Brazil)
Brazilian Intellectual Property Agent
Bachelor in Biological Sciences – Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil).
Master Degree in Human Physiology – Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil).
PhD in Biological Sciences – Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil).
Raquel speaks fluent Portuguese, English and French.