Felipe de Andrade is a PhD researcher funded by the Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) affiliated with the University of Antwerp, Belgium. He obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the Federal University of Juiz de Fora (Brazil/2019) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of Antwerp (Belgium/2022). During his undergraduate studies, he spent one year at the University of Passau, Germany, where he obtained a Certificate on European, Comparative, and International Law (CECIL). Later on, he spent an Erasmus semester at Maastricht University to specialise further in International Economic Law and Governance. He also obtained the European Master in Comparative International and European Law (CIEL) certificate.

Before joining the University of Antwerp as a PhD researcher, Felipe acted as a student researcher in Brazil and Belgium. He also interned at the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. He is passionate about public and private international law, intellectual property law, evidence based public policies, technology, and sustainability.

Areas of Expertise: 

  • Intellectual Property
  • Trade and Transfer of Technology
  • Private International Law
  • Sustainability
  • Open Science

Selected Publications: 

Full Publication List: repository.uantwerpen.be/acadbib/irua/24738/N

Selected Projects

  • 2022 - The Role of Free Trade Agreements in building a Resiliant Normative Framework for International Technology Transfer


ORCID: 0000-0001-8180-9642