The Patent 1000 focuses exclusively on patent practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal patent expertise.
Silver - Firms
An IP reference in Colombia for decades, Brigard Castro is unwavering in its commitment to quality, manifested in armoured patent protection for clients’ crown-jewel assets, and a thorough and responsive service. Recent developments for the set include increased international filing activity and the addition of Juan Pablo Cadena to the IAM Patent 1000 rankings for 2021. Recommended by overseas associates for his hands-on support throughout all phases of patent prosecution, Cadena is also an expert litigator across the IP rights spectrum. He forms an excellent pairing with patent agent and pharmacist Julián Ricardo Diaz, a distinguished prosecutor, opinion giver and strategist. Together they have handled important matters for Rhizen Pharmaceuticals and Nippon Soda, persuasively overcoming examiner objections at the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce.