Guillermo is partner of Carey and head of the Life Sciences group. Also, he is co-head of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Information Technology, and Venture Capital and Private Equity Groups. His practice specializes in intellectual property, life sciences, IP litigation, licensing, distribution and franchise agreement, data privacy, technology law, trademarks, patents, electronic commerce, technology transfer and data protection. Guillermo has advised high-impact Chilean technology companies on technology transfer, and the internationalization of these. He has also advised the Chilean Government on various fronts related to IP and transfer of technology.
He has been widely recognized by international publications including Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500 and others. Also, he has been awarded as Lawyer of the Year in Intellectual Property by Best Lawyers and with the Award of Merit by AIPPI.
He is member of the International Trademark Association, the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property, the Licensing Executives Society Chile and the Chilean Bar Association. Also, he is a former member of Grupo Acción Digital, appointed by the government as part of Chile’s digital agenda plan, former vice-president of the National Council for Domain Names and IP Addresses of Chile, former member of the Board of the Chilean Industrial Property Association, former assistant secretary general of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and others.
Guillermo graduated from Universidad Católica de Chile.