Law Firm in Montevideo
On August 14, 2019 the Dirección Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial, National Direction of Industrial Property (hereinafter, “DNPI”) issued Resolution…
We are proud to announce that our firm was distinguished by IP Stars, obtaining in every area, the highest category…
At Fernández Secco we strike a balance between innovation and tradition. With over 35 years of experience in the market, we are regarded market leader by our local and international clients.
Our sustained growth is built upon the same values that inspired us on day one.
Our exemplary work ethic permeates throughout all of our services. We use our strong international relations as a means to grow and innovate while at the same time delivering personalized results.
Fernandez Secco is a firm on the rise – peers remark that “it has grown tremendously in recent years and is hard on the heels of the leading players on the market”. Judging by the number of foreign associate endorsements it garners, it is clearly a popular choice for inbound filing and portfolio development instructions; top Brazilian outfits in particular find it an able running mate. Outside of the IP space, accounting and tax are additional areas of expertise. Gonzalo Fernandez Secco is the key point of contact for rights holders.
Litigation department head Lucía Salaverry is considered “highly professional” by clients, who highlight her “good knowledge and expertise,” and her rapid responses “ and her rapid responses.
Best known for its expertise in trade marks. Handles anti-counterfeiting, anti-piracy and unfair competition matters, and is also active in copyright and patent registry.
Agustina Fernández Giambruno is well regarded in the market, with clients saying she is “serious and focused,” while peers praise her as being “very smart” and “a very good lawyer”.
Practice primarily recognised for its expertise in trademarks, though it also advises clients on anti-counterfeiting, anti-piracy and unfair competition work. Agustina Fernández Giambruno and Lucía Salaverry are key client contacts.
Fernández Secco also regularly advises on anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting issues, including border measures as well as handling Internet and domain name issues.
Experienced and reliable contentious Intellectual Property specialist Lucía Salaverry Galbarini is recommended.
Managing Intellectual Property Handbook appoints Fernández Secco in its 2015 IP Ranking among the first 10 leading Uruguayan Practices in matters of patents, trademarks and copyrights.