Firm Profile > OLIVARES > Mexico City, Mexico

01000, MÉXICO, D.F.

Mexico > Intellectual property Tier 1

Acclaimed IP boutique Olivares fields a team of first-class experts that covers all aspects of the IP spectrum and is especially strong on the core disciplines of trade mark advisory, patent prosecution and enforcement, and litigation. The solid practice includes key, market leading practitioners, notable patent expert, Sergio L Olivares, Jr.; trade mark specialist Antonio Belaunzarán; Luis Schmidt, who specializes in copyright; Gustavo Alcocer, who focuses on licensing and contracts, and the reputed Alejandro Luna, who stands out as a top-notch litigator in the IP arena.

Practice head(s):

Sergio L Olivares, Jr.; Antonio Belaunzarán; Luis Schmidt; Gustavo Alcocer; Alejandro Luna

Our mission is to provide innovative solutions and highly specialized legal advice for clients facing the most complicated legal and business challenges in Mexico.

OLIVARES is continuously at the forefront of new practice areas concerning copyright, litigation, regulatory, anti-counterfeiting, plant varieties, domain names, digital rights, and internet-related matters, and the firm has been responsible for precedent-setting decisions in patents, copyrights, and trademarks.

Our firm is committed to developing the strongest group of legal professionals to manage the level of complexity and interdisciplinary orientation that clients require. During the first decade of the 21st century, the team successfully led efforts to reshape IP laws and change regulatory authorizations procedures in Mexico, not only through thought leadership and lobbying efforts, but the firm has also won several landmark and precedent-setting cases at the Mexican Federal and Supreme Courts levels, including in constitutional matters.

Today, the team at OLIVARES includes 9 partners and more than 45 associates working across intellectual property, regulatory, administrative, civil, and commercial and corporate law, serving many different industries, and is constantly awarded for excellence in legal service.

We aim to utilize every available resource to help clients achieve  optimum results, protecting their business interests, intellectual property and other rights at every level and through the applicable administrative or judicial venue, in order to maximize successful outcomes – all while maintaining an overarching goal of contributing to Mexico’s broader stance in the global economy and for the greater good of the Mexican people.

Our vision is to shape the legal environment that opens Mexico to the greatest innovations the world has to offer by:

•Providing exceptional legal services that result in client growth and business success.
•Creating an atmosphere where lawyers, technical experts and staff, work together on solutions that lead to brilliant achievements.
•Inspiring improvements to the legal landscapes in Mexico that foster economic progress.


Department Name Email Telephone
Patents Sergio L. Olivares, Jr. +52 55 5322 3000
Copyright Luis C. Schmidt +52 55 5322 3000
Corporate Gustavo Alcocer +52 55 5322 3000
Life Sciences, IP Litigation, Anti-counterfeiting, Civil and Commercial Litigation, Administrative Litigation Alejandro Luna F. +52 55 5322 3000
Trademarks Alonso Camargo +52 55 5322 3000
Patents Daniel Sánchez +52 55 5322 3000
IP Litigation, Anti-counterfeiting, Civil and Commencial Litigation, Administrative Litigation Abraham Díaz +52 55 5322 3000
Civil Litigation, Regulatory Armando Arenas +52 55 5322 3000
Trademarks Vctor Ramírez +52 55 5322 3000
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Alejandro Luna F.  photo Mr Alejandro Luna F. Partner
Mr Sergio L Olivares, Jr.  photo Mr Sergio L Olivares, Jr. Managing Partner
 Victor Ramírez  photo Victor Ramírez Attorney
 Daniel Sánchez  photo Daniel Sánchez Partner
Partners : 9
Attorneys : 23
Engineers : 11
INTA - International Trademark Association
Association of European Trade Mark Owners (MARQUES)
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
AIPPI (Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
Asian Patent Attorney Association (APPA)
Global IP Attorneys
International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI)
Pharmaceutical Trademarks Group (PTMG)