Borja de Carlos Hernando


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  • English
  • Spanish

Borja de Carlos Hernando

Senior associate


Borja de Carlos is a senior associate in Garrigues Intellectual Property Department, where he has pursued his professional career. He specializes in providing technical advisory services in connection with the creation, processing and management of patents, both domestic and international, pursuant to patent grant procedures at the Spanish Patents and Trademarks Office, EPO and USPTO, as well as the PCT procedure. He also specializes in drafting patentability, invalidity and infringement reports.

Given his academic background, his main activity focuses on providing advice to companies in the mechanical engineering industry, although he has experience in other industries such as telecommunications and computer-related inventions.

He provides technical support to the IP Department in patent infringement and invalidity proceedings.

Borja de Carlos is a European Patent Attorney having passed the European Qualifying Examination and is a member of the European Patent Institute and International Association for the Protection of International Property.


Academic background:

Industrial Organization Engineer and Industrial Technical Engineer, majoring in mechanics, from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICAI), and European Patent Attorney.