DEPARTMENT PROFILE

OLIVARES

Intellectual Property

4 ranked lawyersBand 1MexicoGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Esteemed IP powerhouse with an outstanding reputation for handling matters spanning the spectrum of IP matters. Boasts enviable experience advising on mandates involving the registration and licensing of copyrights, patents and trade marks. Also revered for its IP litigation practice, particularly concerning patents, as well as anti-counterfeiting measures. Client roster includes major clients from the entertainment, retail, consumer products manufacturing and pharmaceutical industries.

Notable practitioners

Acclaimed partner Alejandro Luna Fandiño is described by a client as "a very knowledgeable, skilled and responsive lawyer." He garners market endorsement for his top-tier patent litigation expertise, acting for transnational pharmaceutical corporations. A source emphasises: "I like his working style, as it is easy to speak to him. He is a pragmatic and down-to-earth person." He is also recognised for his work in the life sciences practice area.

Key partner Daniel Sánchez remains active in patent and trade mark prosecution, as well as IP disputes. A client says: "He is good at working in a team and dealing with other lawyers. He makes recommendations that are easy for clients to understand."

Pre-eminent partner Luis Schmidt boasts an esteemed practice in the entertainment sector. He advises well-known clients on copyright mandates and is routinely sought out by key companies from the film, music, media and television spheres. "He is a visionary lawyer and very astute as well, as he led the way in his area of specialisation within his firm at just the right time," points out a client. Peers describe him as "a pillar in copyright matters in Mexico."

Active partner Sergio Olivares has a significant contentious IP practice and a great deal of experience in the field, particularly in patents. Market commentators underline his leadership role within the firm.

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Mexico

Intellectual Property


Alejandro Luna Fandiño
Band 1
Daniel Sánchez
Band 4
Luis Schmidt
Band 1
Sergio L Olivares Jr
Band 4