Mr Ignacio Bérèterbide > Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno Abogados > Buenos Aires, Argentina > Lawyer Profile

Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno Abogados

Work Department

Intellectual Property


Partner. Head of the Intellectual Property practice at Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno.


Ignacio M. Bérèterbide has extensive experience in advisory and transactional work related to intellectual property matters, as well as on IP litigation. He is particularly knowledgeable in licensing and in a wide range of IP contractual matters.

Prior to joining the firm, he was a senior associate within the Industrial and Intellectual Property department at Bruchou, Fernández Madero, Lombardi & Mitrani (2003-2007), and an associate with Allende & Brea in charge of the Practice of Trademarks, Patents and Copyright (2000-2003). From 1995 to 2000 he was an associate at Estudio Liprotti, specialized in trademark and patent litigation.

He was an acting professor of International Private Law at the Universidad Católica Argentina, School of Law (1995-2000).

Mr. Bérèterbide has been repeatedly recommended as one of the “Leaders in their field” (Intellectual Property-Argentina) by Chambers Latin America, IAM and Managing Intellectual Property, among others.


Spanish and English


He is a member of the Argentine Association of Patent & Trademark Agents (A.A.A.P.I.), Secretary of LES Argentina (LES International – Licensing Executives Society International), member of the Judicial Affairs Commission of the Argentine Association of Patent & Trademark Agents (A.A.A.P.I.) and member of the Intellectual Property Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce in Argentina.

He is admitted to practice law in the City of Buenos Aires.


Instituto Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial (INPI) (Patent and Trademark Agent, 2003)

Universidad Católica Argentina, School of Law (Abogado, 1994).

Lawyer Rankings

Argentina > Intellectual property

Known for its cross-border expertise, Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno Abogados advises on the registration, protection and licensing of IP assets across the key areas of patents, trade marks, trade secrets, copyright, entertainment and technology. Licensing and disputes are particular strengths for the team, which also handles a range of prosecution, protection and enforcement matters. Ignacio Bérèterbide leads the practice and specialises in IP prosecution and litigation, as well as general advice and transactional matters. Key support comes from experienced senior counsels Manuel Alonso (trade mark and copyright protection, license agreements, pre-registration analysis, registered trade, and copyright litigation) and Rita Colombo (designing and execution of transnational IP protection strategies, IP portfolio analysis and IP-related agreements in cross-border projects, IP contract negotiation and domain name recovery).