DEPARTMENT PROFILE

OlarteMoure

Intellectual Property

3 ranked lawyersBand 2ColombiaLatin America 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Esteemed practice group with an established track record advising clients on a diverse range of IP mandates, particularly active representing pharmaceutical and consumer goods companies in a variety of complex patent cases. Expertise further encompasses trade marks and anti-counterfeiting measures, in addition to copyright, software licensing and audiovisual contracts. Work in the contentious space continues to stand out.

Strengths

A client endorses that "their patent work is truly outstanding," while one interviewee praises that "there is always an expert on the other side of the phone."

Work highlights

Acted as counsel to Novartis on the prosecution of their patent portfolio across the Latin American region.

Notable practitioners

Co-head of department and founding partner Carlos Olarte impresses market commentators with his "very strong" capabilities in patent-related mandates. One interviewee particularly values his "technical background" and remarks on his "well-known" position in the Latin American IP market. A client is quick to endorse Olarte's "excellent work," adding that he "generates a high degree of peace of mind and confidence. He also provides 24/7 attention."

Up-and-coming individual and new partner Felipe Acosta offers a solid IP litigation practice. Clients appreciate: "He understands our business and has the ability to propose alternatives," concluding that "his solutions are commercially viable."

Juan Guillermo Moure boasts an established position in the market and is recognised for his trade mark practice. One client singles Moure out as "a straightforward person who knows the topic well, he truly understands what is needed and how to add value."Moure co-leads the department and is a founding partner.

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Colombia

Intellectual Property


Carlos R Olarte
Band 1
Felipe Acosta
Up and Coming
Juan Guillermo Moure
Band 3