Rafael Cortes Lasso

Rafael Cortés Lasso


After studying law at the Universidad Sergio Arboleda in Colombia, Rafael furthered his IP studies with both the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the International Intellectual Property Training Institute (IIPTI) in Daejeon, South Korea.  Later, he furthered his education at the Universidad de Alicante in Spain and specialized in Intellectual Property Law (LL.M.).

Rafael has many years experience with intellectual property law, in the Colombian Patent and Trademark Office where he ran the Department of Trademark Oppositions and Cancellations.  He has experience working with the International Trademark Department of the law firm Herrero & Asociados in Madrid, Spain as well as working as an in house IP lawyer for a major private university in Bogota, Colombia.  Alongside this, Rafael has been a consultant for many different firms and institutions.

Languages: Spanish, English

Jon Amuriza

Jon Amuriza


Jon studied Law at the Universidad de Deusto in Spain.  He then went on to further his studies in Intellectual Property Law in the Universidad de Alicante.

His extensive experience with intellectual property law started in China working for GLG IP Agency in Beijing.  He has also worked for P.E Enterprise, BBC Consulting, and Lehmann & Fernandez in Spain.  Jon has consulted with and provided his services to many diverse industries and businesses, especially within the real estate and automobile sectors.

Languages: Spanish, English, Basque