Km. 1.5 vía Samborondón, Edificio “Del Portal”, piso 2, oficina 203

LORENA SOTO PAREDES

lsoto@propiedadintelectual.com.ec

The Director of our office in Quito, Lorena Soto Paredes, got her law degrees both as an Attorney at Law and as a Doctor of Law in the Catholic University of Ecuador, with the thesis on “Legal Concept of Know-How and its application in Franchise Agreements”.

Her additional specialty in plant variety rights and protection has made her a leader of the field and also led her to become a professor of plant variety law in the first Intellectual Property graduate program in the country, held in the Catholic University of Guayaquil.

Languages: Spanish and English.

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property Law, Franchise law and Corporate Law.