Celmira Sánchez


  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Regulatory Affairs-Private Sector
  • Regulatory Affairs-Public Sector
  • Compliance
  • Consumers Protection Compliance


  • Bachelor’s Degree from Universidad La Salle, Mexico


  • Spanish
  • English

Celmira Sánchez joined the Patent department of Arochi & Lindner’s office at Mexico on 2018 in the practice of Health Regulation. Her practice encompasses the counseling in protection and defense strategies for the advertisement, food and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages industries, as well as for the industries of cosmetics and skin care products, medical devices, veterinarian products, agricultural products, labeling and one of the main ones is the pharmaceutical industry and the regulation of the use of cannabis.

She has more than 10 years of experience in said practice, she has collaborated in transnational companies handling the health registration in 14 Latin-American countries for the launching of skin care, cosmetics and perfumery products, food and dietary supplements. Her labor history includes different collaborations for cosmetic and skin care products manufacturing laboratories, and the obtention of their notifications, mandatory health notifications and/or health registrations.

In the private practice, she has experience in the field of medical devices, dietary supplements and food.

In the Firm, she is in charge of activities such as applications for health registrations, operation notices and the corresponding amendments thereof, health licenses, revision and adaptation of labeling, advertisement revision and processing health certificates for the support of exportation and importation.

Celmira holds a bachelor’s degree in Law, graduated from Universidad La Salle de México. She is currently actively participating in several cannabis pro-regulation forums in Mexico such as:

  • 1er foro de la asociación colombiana de industrias de cannabis ASOCOLCANA. Un diálogo constructivo con el gobierno y las instituciones (1st Forum of the Colombian Association of Cannabis Industries ASOCOLCANA. A constructive dialogue with the government and institutions).
  • CannaMexico 2019 Ciclo de conferencias Rumbo a la regulación del Cannabis (CannaMexico 2019 Conferences Cycle Towards the Regulation of Cannabis)
  • Mexico’s International Business Cannabis Conference, as Speaker


  • Asociación Mexicana para la Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual (AMPPI) (Mexican Association for the Protection of the Intellectual Property)