Partner, Head Patents & Life Sciences

Carrera 4 No. 72A-35
Bogota
110221

+571 347 3611

Patent star 2022

German
Spanish
English


Jurisdictions:

Colombia

Practice areas:

Patent litigation
Patent prosecution
Plant variety

Industry sectors:

Electronics
Life sciences
Oil & gas
Pharmaceutical


Andres focuses his practice in patent drafting, prosecution, litigation and freedom to operate in Colombia and the Andean region mainly for pharmaceutical industry both in chemical synthesis and biotechnology. He has also a lot of experience in test data protection for pharma and AgroSciences, and Plant Breeding Rights. Andres leads an extraordinary team of patent specialist in chemistry, biotechnology, microbiology, physics and mechanical engineering, and together with lawyers and paralegals we are providing top quality advice and representation in patents, patent litigation, plant breeding rights and regulatory affairs (related to pharma and agrochemical industry) for foreign and local companies, universities and R+D institutions.

 

Year Joined Firm: 2015

Education/Alumni:

  • 2007. MA in Intellectual Property from the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property (Münich, Germany)
  • 2002. Specialist in Industrial Property, Copyright, and New Technologies from Universidad Externado de Colombia (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 1998. JD Law from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotá, Colombia)

Network Memberships: ASIPI, ACPI, AIPPI, AIPLA, INTA

 

Last updated 10th October 2020