Patent Department
  • Ph.D. in Sciences- Ecology. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and Centro Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (Spanish National Scientific Research Council -CSIC-).
  • Master´s Degree in Environmental Sciences, Universidad de Alcalá.
  • European Patent Attorney (EQE).
Practice Areas:
  • Drafting and prosecution of Patent and Utility Model applications before the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO), European Patent Office (EPO), World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), and foreign jurisdictions, especially in America and Asia.
  • State-of-the-art searches.
  • Production of patentability reports.
  • Analysis on infringement, validity, freedom to operate.
  • Preparation and prosecution of oppositions and appeals before the OEPM and EPO.
  • Prosecution of Supplementary Protection Certificates (SCPs).
  • Technical areas related to chemistry, pharmacy, biotechnology, waste treatment, fuels, power generation, food and agricultural industry, materials technology.
  • Opinion and advice on Community Designs and extensions of Industrial Designs.
  • Diploma in European Patent Law. Escuela de Organización Industrial (EOI - Industrial Organization School), in collaboration with European Patent Institute (EPI), Centre d'Études Internationales de la Propriété Intellectuelle (CEIPI), and Spanish Patent and Trademark Office.
  • Advanced Course on Patents: Chemistry and Pharmacy. Universidad de Barcelona and Spanish Patent and Trademark Office.
Professional Career:

Prior to joining UNGRIA's Office in Madrid, he completed his Higher Research and Development Degree at the Spanish National Scientific Research Council (CSIC).

Since joining UNGRIA in 2007 and, during its more than 10 years of experience in the field of Industrial Property, he has dedicated his professional activity to technical advice on the application and prosecution of patents and utility models, specializing in areas related to chemistry,  pharmacy,  biotechnology, waste treatment, fuels, power generation, food and agricultural industry, materials technology.

He also has extensive experience in Industrial Designs, Community Designs and Supplementary Protection Certificates (SCPs), in the preparation of oppositions and appeals, as well as in the preparation of reports and expert opinions regarding inventions for use in Court.

Languages: Spanish, English, French

In UNGRIA since: 2007