Roberto Arochi

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Data Privacy and Protection
  • Domain Names
  • IP Litigation
  • IP Enforcement
  • Licensing and Franchising
  • Trademarks
  • Regulatory Affairs-Private Sector
  • Regulatory Affairs-Public Sector

EDUCATION

  • Law degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana
  • PhD at the Universidad Panamericana (dissertation in progress)

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish
  • English

Roberto Arochi is the founder and managing partner of Arochi & Lindner. With over 40 years of experience, he is widely recognized as one of Mexico’s top IP and marketing lawyers. Chambers  and Partners’ Latin American Guide (2020) ranks him in its Top Tier and reports that clients praise Roberto Arochi as “a visionary lawyer  who is completely dedicated to client service.”

 

His expertise includes advertising and marketing, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets law, and his experience cover dispute resolution, licensing, franchising, unfair competition, Internet, anticounterfeiting, border enforcement measures, as well as foreign IP protection strategy. He has appeared as a copyright, patent and licensing law expert witness before the US Federal Courts regarding Mexican Law and before  WIPO regarding patent issues.

 

Roberto is a member of AIPPI, ASIPI, AMPPI, IACC, CSUSA, GALA,  INTA, UNIFAB and the Mexican Bar Association, where he is a former President of the Pro Bono Foundation. From 2012-2014 he served as Regional President for Americas of the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) and currently represents GALA before the Mexican Self-Regulation National Council (CONAR). Roberto also Chairs the International Trademark Association (INTA), International Brief Amicus Committee, Latin America Subcommittee. In addition, he is the char of the Industrial and Intellectual Property Commission of the Confederation of Industrial Chambers Of the United Mexican States (CONCAMIN).

MEMBERSHIPS

  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AMPPI)
  • Interamerican Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI)
  • The Copyright Society of the USA (CSUSA)
  • Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
  • International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)