Martín Torres > Brigard Castro > Bogota, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

Brigard Castro
Calle 70 Bis No. 4 – 41
PO BOX 3692
BOGOTA
Colombia

Work Department

Trademarks

Position

Partner

Career

Martín Torres leads the Trademarks practice area, he joined the firm in 1994. He advises local and foreign clients in trademark and distinctive signs portfolio management services. Mr. Torres manages the main trademark portfolios as follows: Coca-Cola, Philip Morris, Renault, Amazon, Target, Inditex.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Industrial (ASIPI), Asociación Colombiana de la Propiedad Industrial (ACPI).

Education

Lawyer from Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario as an attorney in 1990 and holds a Postgraduate degree in Tax Law from the same university.

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Martín TorresBrigard Castro

An expert firm, providing an excellent service’, Brigard Castro is widely revered as a market leader in intellectual property law, with more than 80 years of experience in the area. The boutique’s broad expertise, impressive track record and association with full-service firm Brigard Urrutia ensures that it is a first port of call for major global companies operating in Colombia, with Amazon Technologies, Philip Morris and Coca–Cola all standing as representative key clients. Among the names to note, department co-head Juan Pablo Cadena is recommended for his strong skill sets in copyright, IP litigation and trade names, while fellow co-head Martín Torres leads the trade mark practice. The team also draws on the experience of director Catalina Gómez, who spearheads the brands and oppositions team, and trade mark-focused associate María Juliana Pacheco. Partner María Fernanda Castellanos left the firm in October 2021.