Xavier Hadad

Partner at Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, SC

Xavier Hadad has 17 years of experience in different areas of intellectual property, with a strong focus in litigation. He leads all activities related to IP contentious matters for Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff. His practice also covers IP enforcement, anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting issues, domain names disputes and counselling.

Mr Hadad is also actively involved in patent cases and copyright protection, as well as unfair competition matters. He is an effective litigator with a unique attention to detail in matters related to both administrative appeals and judicial recourses.

Mr Hadad joined Uhthoff in 2003 and became a partner in 2015. He holds a degree from La Salle University in Mexico City and a postgraduate degree in IP law from the Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology (ITAM), also in Mexico City. He continues his education by attending seminars and congresses throughout the world.

Mr Hadad is the author of numerous articles on IP-related topics. He has also spoken publicly on these issues and lectured at several universities and associations. He is an active member of the Anti-counterfeiting Committee of the European Communities Trademark Association and of INTA, the Mexican Bar Association, the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition and the International Chamber of Commerce, where he is co-chair of the Litigation Committee. He is also president of the Litigation Committee of the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Mr Hadad is fluent in Spanish and English.

Professional associations

  • ECTA
  • IBA
  • INTA

Firm details

Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, SC
Hamburgo 260
Col Juarez
Mexico City 06600

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