Francisco Pérez Gangotena
Provided by Francisco Pérez Gangotena
Francisco leads our Intellectual Property practice. He is praised for the depth of his knowledge on copyright and audiovisual rights and frequently advises local producers of cinematographic works in Ecuador.
He has presided over the most important local IP associations such as the Ecuadorian Intellectual Property Association (AEPI), AIPPI – Ecuador and is a National Delegate for Ecuador at ASIPI and has been a Professor of Intellectual Property at local universities.
Admired partner and head of department Francisco Pérez Gangotena is renowned for managing significant trade mark portfolios and high-profile litigation proceedings in the Ecuadorian IP sphere. He ascends in the ranking this year following numerous accolades from clients and peers alike, with one interviewee remarking: "Francisco Pérez Gangotena provides rounded and quick answers. We have never had issues with his work." Another observer points out: "Francisco has broad experience and knows how to deal with IP matters."