Bermeo & Bermeo is a leading, all service Intellectual Property law firm, providing services for filing patents, trademarks, intellectual property matters in Ecuador and Latin America. The firm has been repeatedly ranked as a top intellectual property and corporate law firm locally and among Latin America.
Bermeo was established in 1948, and acquired the oldest Intellectual Property client portfolio which dates back to 1900. Since then, it is the 1st choice for at least 10% of the Global 500, Fortune 500 and top 100 Law Firms throughout the world. 15% of the world’s most valuable and well-known marks have been protected by Bermeo in Ecuador. Bermeo has top-of-the-notch technology and is able to handle very large Intellectual Property portfolios and yet treat clients in a personalized way as if they were the only one.
The firm is oriented to assist international clients from all sorts of businesses in their entry into the Ecuadorian market. The first step is usually by protecting IP rights, and then doing business indirectly by licensing, franchising or directly by establishing local branches or acquiring a local company. The attorneys and staff speak at least two languages, and are highly educated and experienced.