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Patrons rely on Alessandri to implement the full set of patent services. The outfit is “able to advise on all patent matters from registrations to legal enforcements before the courts”. Santiago Ortúzar leads the patent division. He is a meticulous strategist with a global perspective. As such, he builds comprehensive cross-border strategies to protect customers’ innovations internationally. His squad provides legal and technical support across the patent life cycle, in Chile and across the globe. Rodrigo Velasco Alessandri is a seasoned IP practitioner with over 20 years’ at the coalface. He brings his expertise in technological matters and the music industry to provide intricate solutions to contentious and transactional matters. Fernando López learned patent examination techniques at the EPO – he therefore possesses a deep understanding of patent drafting processes and an eye for detail, which he brings to registration requests. The well-trained team is “understanding of the client’s business, efficient, flexible and maintains a very good disposition, even when facing the most urgent matters.” Over the past 12 months, Alessandri has supported Bayer with a pharmaceutical application matter, presenting persuasive arguments against oppositions actions in order to successfully register the client’s invention.