BARLAW - Barrera & Asociados

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BARLAW – Barrera & Asociados is a leading IP firm in Peru and the Latin America region that arises from the experience gained by its members in activities related to the protection of Intellectual Property of national and foreign clients, as well as the fieldwork carried out in application of legal measures against product piracy and counterfeiting, which its founding members have performed for twenty-five years. Professionals in BARLAW provide legal advice and defense with a personalized approach in an opportune and efficient manner that allow our clients to maintain efficient management of issues related to Intellectual Property in business.

BARLAW through all these 11 years of continuous and remarkable work being responsible of important IP portfolios, handling interesting and complex cases has been recognized number 1 in IP litigation and enforcement by different international rankings and magazines as Chambers & Partners, WTR 1000, IP Stars, Leaders League, Legal 500, World IP Review - WIPR, Patent Lawyer Magazine Ranking, Trademark Lawyer Magazine Ranking, IAM Patent 1000, Benchmark Litigation, Global IP Awards, Global Law Experts and Women in Business Law Expert Guide – Euromoney.

This year 2022 Managing IP awarded Adriana Barrera as the best Latin America practitioner of the year and recognized our firm as Best Peruvian IP firm 2022, considering that last year our firm was shortlisted as Peruvian IP firm 2021. IP Stars, from the same magazine, highlighted our partner Adriana Barrera for fourth year in a row as a Top 250 Women in IP and considered our partners Adriana Barrera and Maria Ines Herrera as Trademark Stars 2022. Likewise, WIPR has also recognized our partners Adriana Barrera and Medalith Albarracin as Trademark Leaders 2022 for second year in a row.

BARLAW is committed with diversity and inclusion initiatives, and we dedicate our efforts in these matters in our daily activities to develop opportunities that benefit all of us. To date, BARLAW has been recognized by Managing IP, Chambers Diversity & Inclusion in its Latin America Awards 2020, and WIPR. Our managing partner Adriana Barrera along with our of Counsel Catherine Escobedo and associate Giovana Palacios have had the honor of being highlighted in these rankings.


Anti Counterfeiting & Anti-Piracy
E-commerce and domain names
Data Protection
Life sciences & Regulatory
Media and entertainment law
Fashion and design law
Advertising Law
IP litigation
Brand Protection
Licensing and IP transactions
Unfair competition


Adriana Barrera Managing Partner
María Inés Herrera Senior Partner
Medalith Albarracin Partner
Andrea Chunga Senior Associate
Catherine Escobedo Of Counsel
María Julia Goicochea Associate
Giovana Palacios Associate
Carlos Pulcha Associate
Piere Abanto Associate
Giovanna Vila Associate

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