Vianey Romo de Vivar

Managing Partner at Romo de Vivar V IP Services

Vianey Romo de Vivar is the founding partner of Romo de Vivar V IP Services. Her practice focuses on IP prosecution, management, licensing, litigation and counselling – both domestically and internationally. Ms Romo de Vivar serves as the firm’s managing partner.

Ms Romo de Vivar has 20 years of experience in domestic and foreign trademark and patent prosecution for all types of client, from Fortune 500 companies to independent inventors and authors.

Her commitment to the practice of intellectual property is evident in her participation in the following organisations:

  • the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, where she has served as the international vice president of the executive board – she was part of the team that worked with the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property in 2018 on the amendments to the Industrial Property Law;
  • INTA, where she served on the Standing Committee for Office Practices and in the Organising Committee for Cancun 2018;
  • INTA, where she has presided the Government Officials Training Committee and co-chaired the Global Advisory Council for Latin America, and currently co-chairs the Leadership Development Committee; and
  • the Franklin Pierce Law Centre Alumni Society.

Ms Romo de Vivar is a professor at the engineering postgraduate studies department of the Pan-American University (Mexico City) where she was the head of the IP courses. She is also an invited professor on several IP-related topics at the university’s Bonaterra campus, as well as head of the Trademark Studies Group at the Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, where she also teaches.

Ms Romo de Vivar obtained an LLM in intellectual property, commerce and technology from the Franklin Pierce Law Centre. She also holds postgraduate qualifications from the Pan-American University in amparo (2002) and intellectual property (1999). She gained her JD from the same university in 1998 and attended the Harvard Negotiation Workshop and Seminar of Western Institutions with the Phoenix Institute of the University of Notre Dame in 1997.

She speaks Spanish and English.

Professional associations

  • INTA
  • Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property

Sample client list

  • Gevers
  • Haynes and Boone
  • Hitachi Vantara Corporation
  • Lerner David
  • Perkins Coie
  • Stites & Harbison
  • Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers

Firm details

Romo de Vivar V IP Services
Pestalozzi 1204
Despacho 903
Colonia Del Valle
Mexico City 03100

Contact details

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