Laura Collada has more than 30 years of experience in the IP field and Managing Partner of the firm since 2008. Laura's practice covers the complete lifecycle of IP rights. However, since the recent dramatic changes to the Mexican legal framework, she has been increasingly dedicated to the promotion of the MADRID system among clients, as well as the new opposition system that entered into force.
She also continues to design strategies for clients as well as litigating. Laura is the only woman in Mexico who is the Managing Partner of an IP law firm and a three times recipient of the Best IP Lawyer in Latin America Award of Euromoney's Americas Women in Business Law. She has taught copyright and IP law at different universities in Mexico City, and the Mexican Republic. She has written about IP for national newspapers and international IP magazines.
Laura is a Council Member of MARQUES and project leader in the International Trademark Team. She is Co-Chair of the Standing Committee on Geographical Indications in AIPPI, she is a member of the Geographical Indications Committee of INTA, and a member of national and international professional associations, including AIPF, ASIPI (Co-Chair of the Geographical Indications Committee and National Delegate), AIPLA (member of the Board), ECTA and PTMG.
Patent strategy & counseling
Trade mark litigation
Trade mark strategy & counseling
Fashion & luxury goods