Fernando is counsel of Carey’s Intellectual Property and Information Technology Group. His practices areas are focused on intellectual property, infringement of intellectual property rights litigations, licenses, technology transference franchising, distribution and registration processes and invalidation of trade- marks, patents and other industrial rights. He has vast experi- ence on advising companies involved in pharmaceutical market (Life Science), on issues regarding the protection and defense of intellectual property assets, as well as regulatory matters concern- ing the pharmaceutical industry, cosmetics, medical devices and food products.
He has been recognized in Intellectual Property by several international publications, including Chambers Latin America, Best Lawyers, The Legal 500 and others.
He is director and vice president of Licensing Executives Society Chile, member of the Chilean Intellectual Property Association and member of the Chilean Bar Association. Also, he is former member of the legal division of the Comptroller General of the Republic.
Fernando graduated from Universidad Central and holds a degree in Intellectual Property for countries of Latin America and the Caribbean from the Industrial Property Office of Brazil, a degree in Administrative Management of Industrial Property from the European Patents Office in Hague, Netherlands, he attended to the Academy of American and International Law in Dallas and a degree in Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs in Pharmaceutical, Biological and Cosmetic Products from Universidad de Chile among others.