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The fast-growing patent department at IP specialist outfit Covarrubias & Cía consistently attracts rave reviews and this year is no different: “Covarrubias has many high-calibre individuals among its engineering experts and legal professionals. They all possess an exemplary understanding of patenting processes, and always look to thoroughly understand the technical arguments before providing commercial proposals.” “The team is dedicated, works hard and is always adaptable to its clients’ needs, all of which contributes to quality patent applications.” Department captain Matías Valenzuela has been praised for his thorough approach to all patent matters. He is especially known for his biochemical expertise, assisting patrons in the chemical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology spheres. In the words of one client: “He and his team are always extremely well prepared, have a thorough understanding of the inventions at hand and have earned our complete and utter trust.” Founding partner Arturo Covarrubias is a key contributor to the outfit’s success and takes the lead on the legal side, where he is renowned for his strategic approach to asset protection and dispute resolution.