From 2011 to date, María Pilar has worked as a specialist attorney and advisor in patent, trademark and regulatory matters before the Chilean Institute of Public Health (ISP) and Agriculture and Livestock Service (SAG). She has an extensive and successful career in the field of Intellectual Property, with vast experience in litigation and civil matters.
Within her work as an advisor in Intellectual Property matters, she has stood out for the support and guidance to clients in the Innovation area, which has allowed them to internationalize their projects successfully. Since 2014 she is in charge of the direct control of the management of trademarks of large clients in the entertainment area, such as Megamedia S.A., in the international area of the food company Tresmontes Luchetti S.A., wine area Cousiño Macul, and Vions Santa Ema S.A., among others. In the industrial area, she directs and manages the control of trademarks and patents of Air Products Chemicals.
María Pilar is also an attorney advisor and coordinator of the Annotations Area of renewals and transfers of the firm.
Diploma in Intellectual Property (WIPO)
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Bachelor of Legal and Social Sciences
Universidad de Valparaíso
/ Laboral experience
2010 – 2011
Attorney in the Trademarks and Patents area at Clarke, Modet & Co.
2000 – 2010
Chief Attorney of the Intellectual Property Area, Estudio Jurídico Montt y Cía.
1996 – 2000
Attorney drafting rulings in the matter of oppositions and trials of nullity claims for patent and trademark registrations, in the Legal Subdepartment of the Department of Industrial Property (today INAPI).