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

Work Department

Strategic Consulting; Trademarks

Position

Director

Career

Director with more than 14 years of experience in industrial property. As leader of the Brands and Oppositions team, she advises national and foreign clients in the management of portfolios of distinctive signs, searches and domain names. Designs legal strategies for their registration and protection and provides advice throughout the registration process. She participates in the preparation and negotiation of agreements related to Intellectual Property and with the planning of strategies for its due protection.

Languages

Spanish, English and French

Education

Lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana (2003), with a postgraduate degree in Industrial Property, Copyrights and New Technologies from Universidad Externado de Colombia (2009).

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Intellectual property

(Rising stars)

Catalina GómezBrigard 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.