Senior Partner at Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff SC
Javier Uhthoff-Orive is senior partner at Uhthoff in Mexico, where he leads the patent department. He has vast experience in the representation of mostly multinational clients, protecting different types of innovations across a spectrum of industries. Mr Uhthoff-Orive has a distinguished international reputation in intellectual property, known not only for his patent expertise in Mexico but also for providing global business solutions to some of the most innovative companies in the world.
Mr Uhthoff-Orive began his practice at Uhthoff in 1984 and was appointed partner of the firm in 1989. He holds a degree in industrial property, transfer of technology, patents and trademarks, foreign investments and copyrights from Anáhuac University in Mexico City. Mr Uhthoff-Orive also studied at the Japanese Institute of Invention and Innovation in Tokyo, obtaining a certification in foreign investment and industrial property rights.
Mr Uhthoff-Orive is one of the most prominent patent experts in Mexico whose competencies and creative solutions are widely known and respected and successfully allow clients – whether large corporations, universities, governments, institutions or individuals – to exploit and defend their rights fully in Mexico and abroad.
Mr Uhthoff-Orive and his team represent pioneers in every area, from biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, agribusiness and plant varieties, to transportation and telecommunications – and almost everything in between.
Mr Uhthoff-Orive is fluent in Spanish and English.