External Advisors

Andrea Hormazábal

External Advisor, Patent Agent, Chemist, PhD Chemistry


Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemist and PhD in Chemistry from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Summarized Experience:

She has more than 10 years of working experience in Industrial Property. Focused on the substantial and formal analysis and on the process of patent applications of the chemical and biochemical fields. Andrea has previously worked as Agent of the Chemical Area of Patents at the Law Firm Johansson & Langlois (2011-2015), as Head of the Chemical Area at the National Institute of Industrial Property (2009-2011), and as Internal Examiner at the Industrial Property Department (2005-2008). She has carried out training courses and seminars related to patents at the EPO and WIPO between 2005-2011.

Javiera Díaz

Attorney at Law, External Avisor, Legal Division - Trademarks


Attorney at Law from Universidad Gabriela Mistral

Specialization Area

Litigation and Law – Trademarks

Summarized Experience:

Her professional experience includes the corporate area and her practice focalizes in Industrial Property law, higher education area, non-profit organizations, and contractual and real estate matters. She was previously General Secretary of Technical Training Center ENAC - Caritas Chile, Academic Coordinator of Law School UGM, Universidad Mayor Prosecution Office. In the academic field, assistant professor of Procedural Law UGM. Attorney at Law of the firm Anselmo Aguayo, trademarks and patents (1997-2002). General Secretary of the Chilean-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (1997-2002).