/ Alessandri has been ranked in Chambers and partners 2017

October 15, 2016

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Alessandri has been ranked in Band 2 Intellectual Property, in Band 3 Capital Markets, in Band 3 Life Science and in Band 5 M&A, in Chile, by the recognized international legal directory Chambers & Partners Latin America 2017.

Rodrigo Velasco S.
Band 2 – Intellectual Property

Rodrigo Velasco A.
Band 2 – Intellectual Property

Felipe Cousiño
Band 3 – Capital Markets

Loreto Bresky
Band 3 – Intellectual Property

Jaime Silva
Band 3 – Intellectual Property

Congratulations to both Rodrigos, Loreto, Jaime and Felipe! And a warm and gracious THANK YOU to our clients and colleagues for their trust and wonderful feedback throughout these 123 years.

As per Chambers & Partners (clients quote),

“The firm is very professional in its management of matters related to our funds in Chile.”

“Alessandri provides a very good service – the lawyers are highly professional and responsive, with a sophisticated level of involvement in their clients’ matters. They have demonstrated that they can be great partners for us, and that they can marry Chilean legal knowledge with global issues.”

“Highly regarded practice group noted for its expertise in IP litigation. Deeply experienced in the filing and defence of trade marks, as well as copyright infringement and regulatory matters. Frequently advises on technology, software and domain name matters, as well as handling franchising issues. Also involved in relevant aspects of unfair competition mandates.”

“Well-known IP firm with particular strength in patent prosecution and enforcement. Dedicated team is assisted by engineers and chemical and biotechnological experts. Regularly advises international pharmaceutical companies and universities on the research and development of invention patents and food product issues.”

“I valued the creative and out-of-the-box thinking during the development and implementation of our strategies.”

“The firm is fantastic in terms of registration and prosecution of trade marks, they provide a very good service.”

Practice head Felipe Cousiño leads the team in advising a roster of important international clients. Peers note his involvement in the market and clients describe him as “proactive in his responses.”


Rodrigo Velasco Alessandri leads the patents group. He is well regarded for his litigation work regarding patents, domain names and copyrights. Sources say he is “very intelligent” and go on to single out his “very good knowledge of music copyright issues.”

Department co-head Rodrigo Velasco is endorsed for his expertise by interviewees who describe him as “a very good lawyer, highly intelligent.” He has extensive experience handling domain name matters and trade mark infringement mandates.

Clients praise Loreto Bresky for her work in this field, with one source commenting: “She is very devoted to client service and always available to answer my queries.” She has particular expertise in trade mark protection and licensing agreements, as well as sector-related antitrust mandates.

Jaime Silva is “a well-respected name in patent matters,” according to market commentators. He is also experienced advising on industrial designs and franchising agreements. He has over 20 years of experience in this sphere.