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Victor Garrido is the Head of the Patent Department at Dumont. He is an industrial chemical engineer graduated from Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN, 2001), with specialisation in polymer technology and in intellectual property law by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM, 2014) and Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM, 2008)
Víctor has been involved in patent matters for more than 15 years, working for some of the most prestigious firms in Mexico. He has handled both administrative and technical aspects of patents, industrial designs and utility models, including prior art searches, opinions on patentability, drafting and filing of applications, counselling in both formal and substantive examinations, and clearance analysis. Additionally, he has been involved in patent litigation matters closely working with the legal team in the firm, and acting as expert witness. He has published articles in some of the most renowned international IP magazines and has participated as speaker in international conferences and webinars.
He is member of professional national and international organisations, such as the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AMPPI), AIPPI, INTA, AIPLA and AIPF. Víctor speaks Spanish and is fluent in English.
Last updated 3rd May 2018