Speaker Profile

Ricardo Alberto Antequera
Managing Partner / Estudio Antequera Parilli & Rodriguez, Venezuela

Ricardo Alberto Antequera Hernández is the firm’s managing partner and has more than 25 years of experience in the field of intellectual property. Mr. Antequera has provided advice and developed strategies for transactions and litigation related to trademarks, copyright, unfair competition, advertising, data protection, privacy and entertainment. In the Latin American Chambers and Partners ranking, he is ranked in Band 1 for intellectual property (2019), also being referred to as “a preeminent figure in Venezuela’s IP sphere and offers stellar expertise in trademark and copyright matters.” Likewise, he has been highlighted as a “Leading Lawyer” by The Legal 500 (2018), as a “Trademark Leader” by World Intellectual Property Review (2018) and with Gold Band by World Trademark Review 1000 (2019). Currently, Ricardo is an arbitrator for the Arbitration Center of the Chamber of Commerce of Caracas, legal director of the Venezuelan Chamber of Franchises, Profranquicias, member of the advisory council of Cultura Chacao and ambassador for intellectual property matters for the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).