Medalith Albarracin

Senior Associate at BARLAW – Barrera & Asociados

Medalith Albarracin is a senior associate of BARLAW – Barrera & Asociados. She is a recognised lawyer with over eight years of trademark prosecution practice. She is an expert in legal counselling, defence and registration of trademarks, trade names, inventions and plant varieties in Peru and abroad. Ms Albarracin joined BARLAW in 2014 and is in charge of IP protection and defence strategies for prominent companies in different market sectors. For example, she has worked on the strategy to protect the 3D marks of Crocs Inc and Chanel SARL and Honda Motor Co Ltd’s colour mark. She has prosecuted several industrial designs for Caterpillar Inc and Telefonica SA and prepared clearance reports for Colgate-Palmolive Company for new products. She also prosecuted patent and plant varieties applications.

Education

  • Master's candidate in intellectual property with mentioned in pharmaceutical law (2019)
  • LLB and JD from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2011 and 2013)
  • Mexico Summer School on Intellectual Property (WIPO-Mexican Institute of Industrial Property, 2015)
  • Various courses on intellectual property at WIPO and the National Institute for the Defense of Free Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property

Memberships and affiliations

She is an active member of:

  • the Peruvian Association of Industrial Property
  • the Lima Bar Association
  • INTA
  • MARQUES

Recognitions

  • The Legal 500
  • WTR 1000
  • WIPR Influential Women 2019

Professional associations

  • ASIPI
  • INTA
  • MARQUES

Sample client list

  • adidas Group
  • Caterpillar Inc
  • Chanel SARL
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Crocs Inc
  • Ferrero SpA

Firm details

BARLAW – Barrera & Asociados
Avenue El Polo 405
Office 610 Santiago de Surco
Lima 15023
Peru

Contact details

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