María Pérez assists the IP Department with clerical duties related to the filing, maintenance, prosecution and enforcement of IP matters. Her daily responsibilities include preparing trademark applications, renewals, changes to the registry and other procedures related to trademark prosecution, clearance searches and due diligence; opening new files, daily scanning and docketing, weekly management of diary entries and updates in the database, investigations, drafting letters to clients and general tasks related to trademark formalities. She is also responsible for the docketing and management of all deadlines related to IP matters.
María joined the firm in 2017. Before joining the firm, she lived and studied in Spain and has previous work experience in Spain, UK and United States. María is currently studying International Relations in the UCSD.