The law firm PORZIO ∙ RIOS ∙ GARCIA was founded, in 1993, as Porzio, Ríos & Asociados, beginning its activities mainly in the Intellectual Property field.
Due to the increasing need of its Chilean and foreign clients, and in order to provide a full range of legal services based on the highest quality standards, the Firm developed new practice areas in different fields of company and business law.
PORZIO ∙ RIOS ∙ GARCIA consists of a team of lawyers who graduated from the most prestigious universities in the country, many of whom have completed graduate degrees in foreign universities with a comprehensive management of different languages. Many of them also act as arbitrators in domestic and international procedures. Most of its lawyers teach at the main law schools in the country and are widely recognized leaders in their areas of practice.
The team is completed by an entrenched group of paralegal and administrative staff with extensive experience, and also by scientists in the fields of engineering, chemistry, pharmacy, biochemistry, biotechnology and design who work closely with our team of lawyers.
Porzio Ríos García was highlighted as “Firm of the Year” in the Intellectual Property area by Best Lawyers 2022 review, with several of its partners in that and other practices such as Labor and Employment Law, Labor Benefits, and Life Sciences. In the Intellectual Property field, the ranking distinguished partners Marino Porzio, Marcelo Correa, Cristobal […]
Partners Ignacio García and Fernando Villalobos, and associate attorney Laura Kottmann, participated in the drafting of the Chilean chapter for the International Comparative Legal Guides.