Members

Name: MARIA EUGENIA GARCIA FONSECA

Education: Universidad Redemptoris Mater, Nicaragua (Bachelor of Laws, 1998); INCAE and Georgetown University Law Center, Nicaragua (Postgraduate studies in the Executive Program on the Legal Aspects of International Business, 2004); World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Worldwide Academy, (Courses with honorable mention in: Brands, Patents, Copyrights and Related Rights; E-Commerce and Intellectual Property; Biotechnology and Intellectual Property).

Professional Experience:

Attorney at Law and Notary Public. Draftsperson of Rulings in the First District Civil Court, 1996; Legal Advisor in the Ministry of Governance, 1997-1999; Attorney specializing in Intellectual Property since 2000; Founder (2006) and current Head of the Intellectual Property Department of the law firm JARQUIN - GARCIA. Lecturer on Intellectual Property Law at the School of Legal Sciences of Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) from 2007 to date. Sub-delegada at Nicaragua. Professor of Intellectual Property Law for undergraduate education, postgraduate programs and Masters at Universidad Americana (UAM), 2011. 

Recognitions:

Selected by Latin Lawyer magazine as one of Latin America’s leading Intellectual Property specialists, 2005. Honored Member of the Who´s Who registry of professionals and executives due to her outstanding leadership and achievement in her area of practice, 2010. 

Areas of Practice:

Intellectual Property Law, Trademark, Patent, Domain Name and Copyright Registration; Health Registration; E-trade; License Contract Negotiation; and Administrative, Civil and Criminal Lawsuits of all types related to Intellectual Property.

Languages: Spanish and English.

maria.garcia@jarquingarcia.com