At Licks Attorneys, success in complex litigation and strategic legal projects is often achieved by combining great lawyering with sophisticated policy making and government affairs skills.
Our Government Affairs & International Relations group is composed of multi-lingual and foreign-trained attorneys and experienced internationalists, led by Ambassador Regis Arslanian (ret.) and Nuno Carvalho, former director of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). All of them are experienced professionals with a proactive and multi-disciplined approach, whose expertise in the field has been built during years of successfully shaping regulatory and IP policy making on domestic, bilateral, regional and multilateral forums. From the enactment of international treaties and new legislation to the implementation of disruptive legal regimes or business models, Licks Attorneys policy-making and government affairs practice has record accomplishments.
We provide strategic advice and practical assistance from early conception to successful closing. Our work is based on technical excellency and deep knowledge of legal and administrative procedures. We can develop structured responses based on concrete data and all aspects of the Brazilian and International Law, always using sophisticated, customized and high-quality arguments.
In a country with many challenges and red tape, success requires a broad understanding of both the legal regime and the political forces. We are best positioned to work with legal, policy-making and government affairs teams across organizations, associations and governments.