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We belong to the most important global law firm networks as well as those specialized in intellectual property, such as: Intellectual Property Owners Association, Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle, International Trademark Association, Lex Mundi, among others.  This allows us to offer our clients privileged access to top level firms in most of the countries of the world. These networks enable us to be at the forefront of best practices and global trends in the field of legal services.



Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle: AIPPI is the world´s leading non-governmental organization responsible for researching and developing new policies for the protection of intellectual property.




International Trademark Association: The INTA is a non-profit organization connecting more than 5,000 trademark owners and professionals of over 190 cities aimed at supporting the consolidation of trademarks and intellectual property as elements of fair and effective international and domestic trade.



Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI): More than 800 associates in intellectual property form part of ASIPI.  This organization is responsible for conducting various meetings with the purpose of expressing viewpoints on patent and trademark developments in America, influencing legal changes in intellectual property. They also work with other organizations and associations and establish colleague networks around the world. 



Industrial Property Colombian Association: (ACPI- Spanish acronym) was incorporated as a non-profit private legal entity composed of people engaging in professional activities concerning the Protection of Industrial Property rights.


Lex Mundi - World Ready


Lex Mundi: is the leading global association of independent law firms, has 160 firms in more than 120 countries with more than 21,000 lawyers. The firms that are part of Lex Mundi are leaders in their local jurisdictions with extensive experience and knowledge of the market.


The Pacific Rim Advisory Council


The Pacific Rim Advisory Council: (“PRAC”) is a unique strategic alliance within the global legal community, with experience in legal and commercial issues in Asia and the Pacific Coast. The members of PRAC are independent law firms, offering legal services to main international companies carrying out commercial activities in the Pacific region.