Solórzano Linaldi

Our Team

Solórzano Linaldi has a diverse group of professionals with an innovative vision, extensive experience, and deep commitment.

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Guillermo Solórzano Leiro
Partner

Expert lawyer in life sciences and intellectual property for over 25 years, offering services to Mexican and foreign clients. In 1994 he founded the firm SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez Correa, S.C.) a very prestigious law firm in which he served as a founding partner, in charge of the area of Life Sciences and Intellectual Property, and participated in relevant transactions in Mexico and other countries, such as pharma and biotech patent litigation, health law consultancies for major pharmaceutical companies, among others.

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I have been for the last 25 years, he has been a professor of undergraduate and graduates degrees at UNAM, as well as at other prestigious educational centers, such as Universidad Panamericana, Universidad de las Américas, Universidad Iberoamericana, and Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IPIDEC). He has given courses and conferences on health law, intellectual property, unfair competition, and other legal matters.

He is a founding partner of the Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IPIDEC).

 

  • Law Degree  degree at UNAM. Mexico City, 1991.
  • Master’s degree in International Relations (MIA), Columbia University. New York, EE. UU., 1994.
  • Certificate studies in Corporate Finance, ITAM. Mexico City, 1997.
  • Special Certificate in IP, IPIDEC. Mexico City, 2012.

guillermo.solorzano@s-l.mx

+52 55 89473210, Ext. 101
 
Direct: +52 55 50620057
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Luis López Linaldi
Partner

Luis started his professional career in 2003 and has experience in Mexico and other countries. Abroad he worked in Geneva, Switzerland, at CUTS International, at the International Trade Center (UN and WTO Agency), and at the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the WTO, where he advised on international trade matters, international dispute settlement, technical barriers to trade, foreign investment, trade in services, and sanitary and phytosanitary measures.

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Before founding SL - Solórzano Linaldi, in 2012 he joined SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as Senior Associate, where he was promoted to Partner in 2015. He collaborated with SOLCARGO until November 2020 and participated in important advisory and transactional projects in various regulatory matters including health regulation, international trade, e-commerce, protection of personal data, anti-corruption and anti-money laundering. He is also certified as Anti-Money Laundering Specialist by the Mexican National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV). 

Luis is currently Vice Chairman of the Marketing and Advertising Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the American Bar Association (ABA) and the International Bar Association (IBA).

 

  • Law Degree  degree from Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP). Puebla, México, 2002.
  • International Commerce degree from Escuela Superior de Comercio Internacional (ESCI). Veracruz, México, 2005.
  • Postgraduate course in European Economic Law at Istituto Universitario di Studi Europei. Turin, Italy, 2007.
  • Postgraduate course in International Trade Law at Istituto Universitario di Studi Europei. Turin, Italy, 2008.
  • Master of Laws (LLM) in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS) at Geneva University School of Law. Geneva, Switzerland, 2009.
  • Master of Laws (LLM) in International Business and Economic Law at Georgetown University Law Center. Washington, D.C., 2011. Graduated “With Distinction
  • Summer course in US & International Anti-Corruption Law at American University School of Law. Washington, D.C., 2016.

  luis.linaldi@s-l.mx

+52 55 89473210, Ext. 102

Direct: +52 55 50015409

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Eréndira Frías
Associate

She began her professional career in 2000, at a law firm where she advised companies in commercial law and tax matters. Subsequently, she interned at the Tax Administration Service (IRS equivalent) in the General Customs Administration area, where she assisted in customs clearance procedures.

In 2002, she joined the firm SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez Correa, S.C.) as an Associate in the area of Administrative Law, where she began her practice of litigation in Intellectual Property, Life Sciences and Sanitary law disputes. She worked at SOLCARGO until November 2020.

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She has advised companies in the food, pharmaceutical, and alcoholic beverages sectors to obtain license and marketing authorizations from the health authority and the design and execution of legal strategies for the defense of major companies in the generic drugs market.

She has also advised various companies on legal tax and foreign trade disputes, as well as in the design and structuring of their bid proposals in public procurement  procedures and the implementation of litigation strategies on the matter, even serving as a social witness in various public bidding procedures. 

In matters of industrial property, she has had a long professional record in the implementation of all kinds of litigations, from administrative procedures in terms of the previous Industrial Property Law, to amparo trials (extraordinary constitutional appeal) before federal judges and appeals before the Mexican Supreme Court of Justice. As a result of her extensive experience in administrative litigation, she has obtained judicial precedents, including Supreme Court landmark decisions, which have widely benefited the advised companies.

  • Law Degree degree from Mexican National Autonomous University (UNAM). México City, 2006.
  • Administrative Law Degree, UNAM. México City, 2020.
  • Course on Federal Appeal Trial, Lawyers National Bar. Mexico City, 2006.
  • Course on Public Tender Procedures, Ministry of Public Function. México City, 2013.

erendira.frias@s-l.mx

+52 55 89473210, Ext. 103

Direct: +52 55 50620070

Miriam Orozco Soria
Associate

She began her professional career in 2002, as an intern in the Trademark Department at Goodrich Riquelme & Associates Law Firm, to later consolidate as a lawyer at this firm for 6 years. Later, she worked at Panamerican Patent and Trademark firm in the Department of Foreign Trademarks and Patents where she coordinated and followed up trademark and patent procedures in various jurisdictions around the world.

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Afterwards, in Madrid, Spain, she worked at the IUVE Foundation, where she advised on Industrial and Intellectual Property matters and coordinated the “Lisbon Generation” and “Looping Europe” events. In the academic part, she was a professor of the course "Legal Aspects of Design" at Universidad Anáhuac México Sur for 5 consecutive years.

Before joining SL - Solórzano Linaldi, she joined the firm SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as Senior Associate in 2010, where she worked until November 2020. Miriam has participated in major advisory matters regarding  trademarks, patents and copyrights, where she has been recognized on various occasions by Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, among others.

 

  • Law Degree degree from Universidad Anáhuac México Sur. Mexico City, 2005.
  • Postgraduate course in Intellectual Property at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM). Mexico City, 2007.
  • Master of Laws (LLM) in Business Law at Universidad Francisco de Vitoria (UFV). Madrid, Spain, 2010.
  • Course in Copyright at Instituto de la Propiedad Intelectual y Derecho de la Competencia (IPIDEC). Mexico City, 2013.
  • Master of Laws (LLM) in Industrial Property, Copyrights and New Technologies at Universidad Panamericana (UP). México City, 2018.

  miriam.orozco@s-l.mx

 +52 55 89473210, Ext. 105

Direct: +52 55 50620063

Christian Parra Pérez
Associate

He began his professional practice in 2007 in a law firm in the areas of International Law, Civil Law, Administrative Law, and Intellectual Property. Later, he joined another firm specialized in Intellectual Property Law in Mexico, wherein his tasks were related to the application, conservation, licensing, and transfer of industrial property rights, as well as technology transfer.

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Before joining SL - Solórzano Linaldi, in 2011 he joined SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as an Associate in the area of ​​intellectual property litigation, where he was later promoted to Senior Associate in 2016 and collaborated until November 2020. 

He has participated in the design of outstanding comprehensive strategies for the protection and defense of intellectual property, as well as in high-level litigations related to the film industry, pharmaceutical industry, alcoholic beverages industry, copyright, self-image and honor, health regulation, trademark rights, and plant varieties.

In parallel to his professional practice, since 2017, Christian is a professor at the Faculty of Art and Design of UNAM, where he teaches the course of Intellectual Property Law and since 2019 he is part of the faculty of the Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IPIDEC).

  • Law Degree degree from National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). Mexico City, 2014.
  • Master of Laws from UNAM. Mexico City, 2016.
  • Master of Laws in Industrial Property, Copyright and New Technologies from Universidad Panamericana (UP). Mexico City, 2020.

   christian.parra@s-l.mx

 +52 55 89473210, Ext. 104

Direct: +52 55 50015401

Lidia Velázquez Castañeda
Associate

She began her professional career in 2009 at the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI), where she worked in the Trademark Office as a Specialist Examiner in Industrial Property, first in the Divisional Sub-directorate for the Examination of Distinctive Signs, later in the Divisional Subdirectorate of Legal, Registration and Geographical Indications Services and, finally, in the Departmental Coordination of Infringements and Crimes of the Divisional Subdirectorate for the Prevention of Unfair Competition.

Before collaborating in SL – Solórzano Linaldi, in 2015 she joined the firm SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González and Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as an Associate, where she was in charge of the Trademarks and Patents area of the firm. She collaborated with the firm until November 2020.

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Lidia has participated in important projects related to the administration and acquisition of intangible assets, mergers and acquisitions projects of Mexican companies in various sectors including pharmaceuticals, alcoholic beverages, food, among others, analyzing the proper management and validity of registered trademarks, slogans and domain names. She has been actively involved in the application for well-known trademarks and non-traditional trade-dress trademarks concerning the pharmaceutical and alcoholic beverages industries. Likewise, she coordinates operations with correspondents around the world (from Asia, Europe, Africa, the Caribbean, America, and Oceania) to obtain distinctive signs, as well as opposition and contentious procedures in the field of Industrial Property.

  • Law Degree degree from National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). Mexico City, 2009.
  • Diploma on Corporate Law from UNAM. Mexico City, 2011.
  • Postgraduate course in Industrial Property from the Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IPIDEC). Mexico City,2012.
  • Diploma in Amparo Trial from National Institute of Criminal Sciences (INACIPE). Mexico City, 2014.
  • Postgraduate course in Personal Data Privacy, Regulation and Management from the Center for Research and Teaching Economics (CIDE). Mexico City, 2018.

   lidia.velazquez@s-l.mx

 +52 55 89473210, Ext. 106

Direct: +52 55 50015452

Alan Osorio Aragón
Associate

He began his professional career in 2013, as part of UNAM’s Institute of Legal Research, where he firstly served as a Social Worker; later, as Orthotypographic Legal Editor; afterwards, as Research Assistant, and finally as a member of the Coordination of the Bioethics, Health and Bio-law Observatory.

In 2016, at the age of 23, he obtained first place in the «Benito Juárez» National Essay Contest, organized by UNAM, by defending and promoting  the fundamental rights of socially vulnerable groups.

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Before joining SL - Solórzano Linaldi, in 2017 he joined the firm SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as an intern. In 2018 he was promoted to associate. He participated in the development of an Intelligence Department for the implementation of legal strategies related to the national patent and health system, and carried out activities related to the regulation of Intellectual Property and the processing of jurisdictional procedures before administrative and constitutional authorities, until November 2020

  • Law Degree degree from Mexican National Autonomous University (UNAM). México City, 2017.
  • Course in “Mediation and Conflict Transformation" by UNAM Institute of Legal Research. Mexico City, 2014.
  • Course in “Human Rights and Family Violence" by UNAM Institute of Legal Research. Mexico City, 2015.
  • Course in “Bioethics and Law" provided by UNAM Institute of Legal Research. Mexico City, 2016.
  • International academic exchange program at the Faculty of Legal and Social Sciences of the University of Caldas. Manizales, Colombia, 2016.

  alan.osorio@s-l.m

 +52 55 89473210, Ext. 107

Direct: +52 55 50620074

Alexis Muñoz Luna
Associate

Alexis began his professional career in 2017, collaborating in a firm specialized in trademark and copyright matters, where he actively participated in advising and managing matters related to the intellectual property of different companies dedicated to sports, technology, and entertainment, both national and foreign.

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Later, in 2018, he collaborated in the regulatory assistance before COFEPRIS for one of the largest companies in Mexico dedicated to the production and sale of food products. He also participated in advising on corporate and contractual issues at a brokerage house of one of the most important business groups in the country, as well as in the acquisition of different companies.

Before joining SL - Solórzano Linaldi, in 2019 he joined SOLCARGO Abogados Law Firm (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa, S.C.) as a Full Time Law Clerk, where he collaborated until November 2020. Alexis focuses his practice to advise both national and foreign companies, on corporate, health and intellectual property matters

  • Law Degree degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM). Estado de Mexico, Mexico, 2018.
  • Business and Corporate Law courses at Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Madrid, Spain, 2018.
  • Digital Law course at Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM). Mexico City, Mexico, 2019.

  alexis.luna@s-l.m

 +52 55 89473210, Ext. 108

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