PARTNERS

Max F. Villaseca M.

Attorney at Law, Universidad de Chile. He is currently the managing partner of Villaseca Abogados. Also he leads the Trademarks Department, heading the fields of Internet Domains and Trademarks, both in Chile and abroad. He was Director and former ACHIPI president (Chilean Group of AIPPI). He is a member of the Intellectual Property Committee of the Chilean American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) and the Committee of Famous and Notorious Trademarks of the International Trademark Association (INTA), participates in the Bar Association (AG), Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propieté Industrielle (AIPPI), European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), MARQUES, Chilean Association of Intellectual Property (ACHIPI), and Interamerican Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI). Languages: Spanish and English mvillaseca@villaseca.cl

Eduardo Molina V.

Civil Constructor from Pontificia Universidad Católica of Chile. Currently as a partner of Patents Department at Villaseca Abogados. He specializes in the intellectual development, strategy, creation, prosecute and registration of Invention patents, Utility models, Industrial designs and other forms of Technology protection. He is currently director and member of the Chilean Association of Intellectual Property (ACHIPI), Chilean Group of the AIPPI. In addition, he is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI), the Interamerican Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI), the International Federation of Counselors of Intellectual Property (FICPI), the National Association of Patent Practitioners (NAPP), Intellectual Property Owners (IPO), and International Trademark Association (INTA). Languages: Spanish and English emolina@villaseca.cl

Felipe Pavez S.

Lawyer from the Universidad de Chile, specialist in industrial and intellectual property, criminal law and litigation. He heads the Law Enforcement and Litigation Area of the Villaseca Abogados. He has a diploma in Criminal Procedure Reform, Universidad de Chile (2005) and another in Free Competition, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2014). He participates on the International Anti Counterfeiting Coalition and he is a member of the Intellectual Property Committee of Amcham. In addition, he is a member of the Chilean Bar Association, of the Chilean Association of Intellectual Property (ACHIPI), Interamerican Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI), and International Trademark Association (INTA). Languages: Spanish and English. fpavez@villaseca.cl

Loreto Vera C.

Chemical Civil Engineer from Universidad de Chile and a specialist in Industrial property and plant Variety. She leads the Innovation and Plant Variety Protection Department at Villaseca Abogados. She has a broad experience in Industrial property related to technology transfer and protection strategies for patents and plant varieties, representing clients from different fields. Her advice focuses on obtaining effective protection in areas of biology, chemistry and human or animal health, focusing on the development of portfolio strategies, management and processing. In addition, she participates as an exhibitor in intellectual property meetings at various universities. Member of the College of Engineers (A.G.) and the Chilean Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (ACHIPI), Chilean Group of AIPPI- Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle -. Languages : English and Spanish lvera@villaseca.cl

Alvaro Arévalo P.

Lawyer from the Universidad de Chile, Magister (C) in Law and New Technologies from the same university, and Master in Business Law, from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. He also has diplomas in New Technologies and Intellectual Property, and Telecommunications, both from the Universidad de Chile. He leads the Copyright Area, advising national and international people and companies in the areas of deposit, contractual and judicial protection related to these matters. He also has extensive experience in the application and defense of trademarks, domain names and invention patents. In addition, he is a member and participates as a permanent member in the Trademark and Copyright Committees of the Chilean Association of Intellectual Property (ACHIPI), the Copyright Committee of the Interamerican Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI), and the International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI). Languages: Spanish and English aarevalo@villaseca.cl

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Bernardo Serrano S.

Lawyer from Pontificia Universidad Católica of Chile and General Counsel of Villaseca Abogados. He has an extensive experience in industrial and intellectual property, especially in Consulting, Contracts and Litigation. He is member of the Lawyer School of Chile (A.G.), Chilean Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (ACHIPI), Interamerican Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI), International Trademark Association (INTA), Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle (AIPPI), and Federation International des Conseils in Propriété Industrielle (FICPI), in which he is member of the Executive Committee of the Association on behalf of Chile. Languages: Spanish and English bserrano@villaseca.cl

Sergio Amenábar V.

Attorney at Law from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Senior Advisor of Villaseca Abogados. He is specialized in Intellectual Property, International Law and Civil Law, with a wide experience in contentious, administrative and contractual matters. He has been president of the Interamerican Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI) and president of ACHIPI, Chilean Group of AIPPI- Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle -, as well as university professor. Currently, he participates in the Chilean Bar Association, ACHIPI, Inter-American Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI), and International Trademark Association (INTA). Languages: Spanish and English samenabar@villaseca.cl