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Juan Villazón

Associate

Juan Villazón

Associate

Juan draws upon his experience as both a private practitioner and former in-house counsel to effectively assist with management of intellectual property rights and utilizes his background as a Mexican-trained attorney to specialize in issues specific to Latin America.
Juan draws upon his experience as both a private practitioner and former in-house counsel to effectively assist with management of intellectual property rights and utilizes his background as a Mexican-trained attorney to specialize in issues specific to Latin America.

OVERVIEW

Juan Villazon is an associate in the New York office of Haug Partners assisting attorneys with trademark prosecution and enforcement as a member of the trademark group and the Latin American practice group. Mr. Villazon assists with various aspects of trademark strategy, management, and enforcement for clients with international trademark portfolios both in the United States and Latin America, working extensively on matters for U.S. and European clients with significant interests in Latin America. Mr. Villazon also assists with intellectual property issues that cross multiple jurisdictions.

Mr. Villazon is able to use his training as a Mexican attorney and prior experience to help attorneys navigate and address the protection of intellectual property rights in Latin America, a region that has specific nuances and complexities, for clients that have global portfolios in a broad range of industries.

Mr. Villazon graduated from Universidad Anahuac Mexico Norte, and recently obtained his Masters of Law (LLM) degree from Cardozo School of Law in New York, focusing his studies on intellectual property. Prior to his studies in the United States, Mr. Villazon previously worked for intellectual property firms in Mexico and as in-house legal counsel at multinational companies, such as Danone and Reckitt Benckiser.

Note: Mr. Villazon is not admitted as an attorney in the United States.

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New York City
745 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor, 
New York, NY 10151
745 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10151