Jeane Johnson > Estudio Benedetti > Panama, Panama > Lawyer Profile

Estudio Benedetti
EDIFICIO COMOSA, PISO 19, AVENIDA SAMUEL LEWIS
PANAMA
Panama

Work Department

Patent Department

Position

Head of Patent practice

Career

Mrs. Johnson is the only practitioner in Panama equal to a patent agent.

She advises national and international companies, universities and individuals on patents, utility models, industrial designs, plant varieties, and copyrights.

Her clients include world leaders in the fields of pharmaceuticals, chemicals, life sciences, and technology, among others.

Mrs. Johnson has a degree on Biology from the Universidad de Panama and a postgraduate course in Intellectual Property Matters from the Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (ULACIT).

Mrs. Johnson was the head of the Patent Department of the IP Office before going into private practice.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property – ASIPI, Panamanian Association of Intellectual Property Law – APADEPI.

Education

Bachelor in Biology – Uiversidad de Panama, Panama.
Postgraduate course in Intellectual Property Matters – Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología, Panama.

Lawyer Rankings

Panama > Intellectual property

A benchmark in Panama in intellectual property matters‘, specialist firm Estudio Benedetti handles the IP portfolios of household-name multinationals, including companies from the pharmaceuticals, retail, entertainment and luxury goods sectors. Trade mark, patent, utility model and design filings, and Colón Free Zone trade mark issues are among the practice’s key areas of expertise; the group is also active in opposition, cancellation and annulment actions. The sizeable team is led by Ramón Benedetti Velázquez, who oversees the IP prosecution practice; Audrey Williams, who excels in anti-counterfeiting litigation and is ‘very skilled in negotiating trade mark cases‘; IP litigation specialist Diana Leandro; and Ramón Benedetti Alemán, who handles IP renewals and foreign filings. Other noteworthy practitioners include patent agent Jeane Johnson and associate Graziella Benedetti, whose ‘extensive experience in regulatory issues allows her to provide good solutions to all client issues‘. Fernando Reyes, a name to note for infringement cases, and Julissa Farah also stand out at the associate level.