Founder and managing partner of BARLAW – Barrera & Asociados. She is a recognised Intellectual Property lawyer with over 23 years of experience in advising global corporations, preparing integral brand protection strategies, litigation and enforcement in relation to unfair competition, copyright, trademarks and data privacy..She also handles non-contentious and contentious patent and trademark prosecution matters; including clearence, strategy, transactions, licensing. She was the president of the IP Commission of the American Chamber of Commerce in Peru (AMCHAM, 2017-2018).
Ms. Barrera has been recognised as a leading lawyer in the following international rankings and magazines: Managing Intellectual Property’s (MIP), IP Stars, WTR 1000, Legal 500, Chambers and Partners, Latin Lawyer, WIPR Influential Women 2019, MIP 250 Women 2019, Leaders League, WTR Global IP Private Practice.
She has the following degrees:
- PAD School of Senior Management, University Piura (Peru), 2017
- LLM, University of New Hampshire, School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law Centre) (United States), 2001
- Postgraduate diploma, University of Salamanca (Spain), 1999
- JD, University of Lima (Peru), 1997
She iis member and actively participates in international associations such as INTA, MARQUES, AIPPI, ASIPI, IAPP, IACC, APPI.
She also frequently writes for international IP magazines.