Intellectual Property


Industrial law is related to the study of the mercantile field in a global way. This branch of law takes all the important features of the market into account in order to analyze the legal background related to the particular characteristics of business practice in several types of industries.

Intellectual property refers to any rights that can be applicable to creations of the human spirit such as inventions, brands, commercial names, and literary and artistic works. The holder of an intellectual property right can forbid unauthorized usage by third parties, license the object with rights and ask for the payment of royalties.

The expertise of Muñoz Abogados ranges from designing protection strategies to defending your intangible property rights in court. Our lawyers are able to assist you with the protection and defense of all your intangibles assets:

We will help you take of your industrial and intellectual property with our professional expertise in a range of legal proceedings. Call +57 1 7496888 or fill out the contact form to get in touch with us. Our team will be delighted to help you!

Learn more about our intellectual and industrial property right lawyers here.

Intellectual Property
Angie Acosta
Trademark Watching Coordinator
Bogota, Colombia
Angie Acosta
Trademark Watching Coordinator
Intellectual Property
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As a technician in administrative management, she currently works in the intellectual property department, specifically in the national and international trademark watching coordination. She is the person in charge of reviewing the corresponding official gazettes and presenting proposals in regards to oppositions.
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She is a lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana, with experience in both the private and public sector. She works as an in-house lawyer for different companies in the private sector, especially for the pharmaceutical sector, supporting them in the areas of corporate, administrative, and mainly in industrial law where she has over three years of experience in Colombia and abroad.

At our firm she works as a lawyer in the International Distinctive Signs department.
Languages
Spanish, English and Italian.
Daniel Gómez
Patent Engineer
Bogota, Colombia
Daniel Gómez
Patent Engineer
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Daniel is an electrical engineer from Universidad Nacional de Colombia and he has a certification in wind power knowledge from the Technological University of Denmark; he has experience in process optimization, use of virtual platforms and in research, which allows him to perform efficiently in the understanding of inventions related to the different branches of physics and engineering in general. He has participated in different research projects about renewable energy, failure analysis in electric machines and electromagnetic compatibility, as well as in counselling and writing of patent applications for different inventions in the fields of engineering, both nationally or internationally. Daniel is one of the standard bearers of environmental issues at Muñoz Abogados and he is also a bicycle lover, who has encouraged some of his coworkers to use this mean of transportation.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Diego Alejandro Polania
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Diego Polania
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Diego is a Law student who is currently working for the firm's international distinctive signs area, from where he sends the referrals and newsletters, as well as reports to our clients about the status of their brand. His experience has been strengthened through judicial proceedings perfomed with the firm's Intellectual Property area, and administrative proceddings before the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, Dirección de Derecho de Author and INVIMA.
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Bogota, Colombia
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Guillermo is a lawyer from the Universidad Católica de Colombia, specialist in corporate law from the Universidad del Rosario, currently studying an MBA in Aden Business School, and an expert in intellectual property, market and business law, as well as in personal data protection. He's also been an advisor, corporate consultant, and a counselor for national and international businessmen and corporations. He has been associated with Muñoz Abogados law firm since 2006.

Furthermore, he's been a consultant and a lecturer for the Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá, Federación Nacional de Cafeteros and Innpulsa (Heroes Fest). He currently holds the positions of Partner and Intellectual Property Department Director at the firm.
Language
Spanish and English.
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Guillermo is at the eighth semester of the Law school, he is fond of and looking to develop his career in the field of Intellectual Property and State Law. He has 4 years of experience in working with distinctive signs issues for several law firms, he also has knowledge in diverse legislations and their respective requirements.
Lorem Perilla
Business Agent
Bogota, Colombia
Lorem Perilla
Business Agent
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Lorem is a Law student from Universidad Católica de Colombia, she manages excellent relationship with clients oriented to offer the department' services and she currently works as a business agent in the intellectual property area.
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Nathaly is a law student with over 10 years of experience managing processes held before the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, as well as in customer service and industrial property. She currently helps in the firm's national distinctive signs area, where she drafts documents, follows up all trademark registration processes, among many others. She is passionate about reading and sports and is proudly the employee that travels the longest distances on her bike daily.
Paula Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
Bogota, Colombia
Paula Alessandra Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
A professional in mass communication from the Universidad Monteávila in Caracas, Venezuela, Paula has an extensive experience managing business in different fields and markets. She's in charge of stablishing a direct channel of communication with our clients to meet their needs and requirements, especially in matters related to intellectual property.
Languages
English and Spanish.
Rubiela Pacanchique
Innovations Coordinator
Bogota, Colombia
Rubiela Pacanchique
Innovations Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Rubiela is a lawyer and a pharmaceutical chemist from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, place where she's currently finishing a master's in Bioscience and Law. This talented professional has extensive experience in patent application and acquisition as she worked for the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce here in Colombia. She offers her support to our clients in copyright, industrial design, and patent application procedures.
Language
English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Vanesa Sarmiento
Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Bogota, Colombia
Vanesa Sarmiento
Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Vanesa is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda's Law School in Bogota, and is currently doing a master's in law, with emphasis on contracts and liability. Ms. Sarmiento is the cordinates distinctive signs, within the firm's intellectual property department. Her leadership and analytical skills make her more than capable of handling trademark processes.