DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Palomo Abogados

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 2GuatemalaLatin America 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Dynamic IP department servicing an impressive client portfolio, frequently retained by big brand names from the technology, pharmaceutical, and food and beverage industries. Noted expertise in trade mark mandates, dealing with filings, infringement and enforcement, in addition to litigious proceedings. Also known to provide counsel on anti-counterfeiting matters. New client additions include Lincoln Electric and Grupo Salinas.

Strengths

Clients are full of praise for the team, with one saying: "They always provide you with quick, complete and efficient responses, as well as providing a pleasant client service."

Work highlights

Advised Starbucks on a trade mark infringement case concerning its Frappuccino drink.

Notable practitioners

Department co-head Hector Palomo garners praise for his work in trade mark registration, infringement and dispute resolution. He is described by a client as "excellent and very efficient." Another interviewee goes on to add: "Hector is knowledgeable, communicates well and resolves problems and conflicts." A peer praises him as "a great IP lawyer."

Sandra Iriarte co-leads the department and joins the main rankings for the first time. She is commended by clients, with one source noting: "Sandra is friendly, competent, diligent and communicative." Another interviewee adds: "She is very responsive and knows her jurisprudence." Iriarte is an experienced trade mark expert.

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Guatemala

Intellectual Property


Héctor Palomo
Band 2
Sandra Iriarte
Band 3