The country’s largest law firm continues to expand:
PPO Abogados strengthens its intellectual property, privacy and data protection offering by promoting Ana Valeria Escobar to partner.
On January 7, 2022, PPO Abogados (PPO) announced the promotion of Ana Valeria Escobar to partner, increasing the partnership to 10. She is a member of the firm’s intellectual property and privacy and data protection practices. Her promotion is effective as of January 1, 2022.
“The promotion of Ana Valeria is part of a strategy aimed at the continuous growth of our intellectual property practice.”, stated Carlos Pinto, PPO’s managing partner. “The promotion of this new partner reflects PPO’s commitment to develop and motivate those which have reached the highest levels of professional achievement. Ana Valeria has reached such level and is truly committed to the advancement and protection of our clients’ interests as well as the firm´s values”, Pinto added.
Escobar stated, “I feel honored and thankful for this opportunity to continue growing, which means a step further in the consolidation of PPO as a leading firm in all its practice areas”. “It is a privilege to be a part of one of the country’s most important intellectual property departments and Bolivia’s leading firm”, Escobar added.
Escobar has more than 10 years of experience in intellectual property law. Her experience expands to related practices, including entertainment, consumer defense, advertising and privacy and data protection. She graduated from Universidad Católica Boliviana, and earned a Master of Laws (LLM) in Entertainment, Media and Intellectual Property from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). In addition, she holds a certificate as a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) as a professional expert in privacy matters.
Prior to joining PPO, she worked with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and in other Bolivian law firms specializing in intellectual property.
PPO is the largest law firm in Bolivia with leading practices in all areas. Clients know that they can trust PPO with their most challenging legal and commercial matters. PPO’s 60+ lawyers and over 120 professionals work assertively to provide an exceptional service, sophisticated advice and practical and creative solutions.
About PPO´s Intellectual Property Group.
Companies and businesses from all over the world, including innovators, leading pharmaceutical, technology, internet and multinational companies that operate in more than 30 industries engage PPO to protect their intellectual property rights as well as advise on related areas, such as new technologies, privacy and data protection.