The law firm PORZIO ∙ RIOS ∙ GARCIA was founded, in 1993, as Porzio, Ríos & Asociados, beginning its activities mainly in the Intellectual Property field.
Due to the increasing need of its Chilean and foreign clients, and in order to provide a full range of legal services based on the highest quality standards, the Firm developed new practice areas in different fields of company and business law.
PORZIO ∙ RIOS ∙ GARCIA consists of a team of lawyers who graduated from the most prestigious universities in the country, many of whom have completed graduate degrees in foreign universities with a comprehensive management of different languages. Many of them also act as arbitrators in domestic and international procedures. Most of its lawyers teach at the main law schools in the country and are widely recognized leaders in their areas of practice.
The team is completed by an entrenched group of paralegal and administrative staff with extensive experience, and also by scientists in the fields of engineering, chemistry, pharmacy, biochemistry, biotechnology and design who work closely with our team of lawyers.
Porzio Ríos García had an active participation in the workshops of the Pro Bono Foundation on Intellectual Property with the exposing of its associate lawyers Mercedes Valdivieso and Josefina Mora. In a first meeting, via Zoom, Mercedes Valdivieso, specialized in trademarks, copyrights and domain names on the Internet, addressed the registration of trademarks in Chile […]
Cristóbal Porzio, Partner of Porzio Ríos García, recently contributed, with the publication of the chapter on South America, to the book “Privilege and professional trust, an international review”, of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA).