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/ Alessandri internal promotion: Congratulations to six of our attorneys

24 December, 2021

Alessandri is pleased to announce two new area directors, two senior associates and two associates. Congratulations on this job promotion!

  • Carla Pacheco: Director of trademarks and patents area.

Carla leads the trademarks, patents and domain names area of the firm, both from a legal and practical aspect, managing the processes for the administration of portfolios for domestic and foreign clients. She has more than twenty years of experience in the intellectual property area, which has been combined with academic activities in the Civil and Labor fields.

  • Francisco Espinoza: Director of labor area.

Francisco has extensive experience in collective bargaining, anticipation and resolution of union conflicts. He has vast knowledge in the subcontracting regime, regarding the relationship and connection with the main client company; negotiation of contracts for the provision of services and execution of material works, and implementation of the regulations on safety and industrial hygiene. In addition, he has a solid track record in legal defense for lawsuits filed against the employer for compensation for damages derived from work accidents.

  • Patricio Rámila: Senior associate in the litigation and arbitration area.

Patricio focuses his practice  on civil and commercial litigation before ordinary and arbitration courts. He has broad experience in arbitration proceedings conducted under the rules of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (CAM). He actively participates in civil proceedings involving contractual and tort liability, unfair competition, intellectual and industrial property, consumer protection, bankruptcy liquidation, among others.

  • Luis Fuentes: Senior associate in the litigation and arbitration area.

Luis is a member of the litigation and arbitration area of Alessandri. He has more than five years of professional experience in the firm. His practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation and administrative sanctioning proceedings. In particular, he has litigated in civil liability trials, environmental rights, industrial property, consumer law, unfair competition; and has been focused on providing legal advice to companies on issues related to criminal law and regulatory compliance.

  • Laura Hernández: Associate.

Laura focuses her practice in intellectual property. She is focused on the society’s development entailed to intellectual property and the correlation between the technologies, fashion business, sports & entertainment, as well as the constant innovation and growth that emerge daily in the intellectual property environment.

  • Jaime Urzúa: Associate.

Jaime advises companies on the implementation of personal data protection and cyber security programs in the financial, insurance, health, retail, and technology industries, among others. He advises clients in risk assessments, developing new lines of businesses and designing strategies to protect their technological assets.