Mr Héctor Álvarez > Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados > Lima, Peru > Lawyer Profile

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados
Av. Pardo y Aliaga 652 piso 8
San Isidro
Lima 15073

Work Department

Intellectual Property.


Partner Héctor Alvarez leads our Intellectual Property area, and specializes in brands, patents, copyright, and domain names.


He counsels Peruvian and foreign investors on issues related to brands and patents, copyright, domain names, unfair competition, advertisement, technology transfer, licenses and franchises, sports legislation and contracts.

Héctor actively participates in the International Trademark Association.


Spanish and english.


Lima Bar Association Peruvian Association for Industrial Property and Copyrights (APPI), Inter American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI), International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), International Trademark Association (INTA).


Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú – Lawyer (1982), University of Leicester – Diploma in Economics (1998).

Lawyer Rankings

Peru > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Héctor AlvarezRodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados

Under the joint leadership of Héctor Álvarez and María del Carmen Alvarado, the IP team at Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados is well known in the market for its advice on trade marks, patents, copyrights and franchising and license agreements. On the contentious side, the practice handles administrative and court proceedings relating to IP rights, acting for a notable roster of high-profile clients. Álvarez advises domestic and foreign companies on the protection and registration of trade marks and patents, while del Carmen, who is a former head of the Trade Mark Office, is recommended for contentious IP matters. Senior associate Ricardo De Vettor has particular experience in the life sciences sector and associate Ximena Aramburu specialises in trade mark, patent, copyright and domain name mandates.