Named best entertainment law attorney in Colombia by the publications Best Lawyers (2020), and top Intellectual Property practitioner by Chambers and Partners (2014-2020). Author of the book Cyberlaw for Wolters Kluwer.
Legal counsel in intellectual property (Artificial Intelligence, Data, Cyberlaw) with fifteen plus years of experience in IP legislation in the US, Europe, and Latin America. Also policy consultant for the implementation process of the intellectual property chapter in the Free Trade Agreement between Colombia and the United States on copyright and internet service providers regulation.
Currently Senior Research Analyst at Washington College of Law, American University, PIJIP, and partner at Palacio & Izquierdo. Previously acted as Business and Legal Director for Sony Music Entertainment in the Andean Region, and litigation partner in Palacio, Izquierdo & Ballesteros, an intellectual property law firm in Colombia.
LLM in IP from Washington College of Law, LLM in IP from WIPO-Turin, Law degree Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia (JD equivalent).