The well-known international magazine Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has named Simões Garcia Corte-Real & Associados “Trademark Prosecution Firm of the Year” in Portugal for the work performed in 2019.
Our firm is honoured to be selected for an important award that is preceded by impartial research on the basis of opinions of clients, peers and IP practitioners from around the world.
MIP has also published the IP STARS 2020 rankings listing Simões, Garcia, Corte-Real & Associated as a recommended and notable firm in “copyright & related rights” (2019), “patent prosecution” (2019), “trademark prosecution” (2020) and "trademark contentious“ (2020). On an individual level MIP IP STARS distinguished João Luís Garcia and António Corte-Real for patent and trademark work.
IP STARS is the leading specialist guide to IP law firms and practitioners worldwide. Managing IP published its first legal directory in 1994 and rebranded it in 2013 as IP STARS. The research for IP STARS covers a variety of IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions, making it one of the most comprehensive and widely respected guides in the IP profession.