Work History

Work History
Jun 2015 - Present

Summer Intern

Coty Inc. (New York, NY)

Assisted Chief Intellectual Property Counsel with the analysis of IP issues rendering legal advise to a multi-billion dollar company with over 18, 000 active trademarks, hundreds of active patents and a portfolio of well known licenses.

Negotiated and drafter letter-of-intent and formal agreements.

Assisted with litigation matters including research of legal issues and the coordination of discovery responses, with matters relating to FDA, Customs and in-house regulatory affairs in Europe.

Reviewed packaging, labeling, advertising and product claims and in-house clients inquiries and proposals regarding the same.

Assisted General Counsel with patent matters, both in US and in Europe, regarding patentability, issues, assignments, maintenance, etc.

Summarized the Due Diligence for FY15, in preparation to fill the 10K-Form

Feb 2015 - Jun 2015

Legal Intern

Housing Conservation Coordinators, Inc (New York, NY) 

Worked on Immigration cases including DACA, green card, U-Visas and domestic violence

Worked on Housing cases including zoning enforcements, Community Economic Development and public benefit issues

Drafted letters, forms, applications and motions, including redacting evidence

Attended Immigration and Housing Court hearings

Oct 2013 - Jan 2015

Research Assistant

Dr. Jorge Castañeda Gutman (New York, NY)

Dr. Castañeda is a Mexican politician and academic who served as Secretary of Foreign Affairs(2000-2003) and former Presidential Candidate

Researched articles for his book“ Amarres Perros”

Managed and responded to project related email

Performed various editorial duties in his book, including text editing and reviews

Performed clerical duties including answering phones, arranging meetings, organizing his schedule and preparing correspondence

Jan 2013 - Jul 2013

Legal Intern

Lehach & Filippa, LLP (New York, NY)

 Researched and analyzed over 25 immigration cases, including asylum cases, violence cases, green card and O-1 Visa

Drafted over 100 letters, forms, affidavits, applications and motions

Served documents to court and attended Immigration Court hearings

Translated client letters(English-Spanish)

Jun 2011 - Aug 2012

Judicial Clerk

Family Court(State Court) (Saltillo, Mexico)

Assisted Justice Maria Eugenia Galindo in duties including attending Court hearings, compiling references on laws and preparing legal memoranda

Worked in over 2, 000 cases including divorce, child support, adoption, alimony and domestic violence, name change


Aug 2014 - Dec 2015

Dual Concentration LL.M.

Fordham University School of Law School

International Law and Justice and U.S. Law

LL.M. Representative at the Student Bar Association of Fordham Law School

Feb 2014 - Aug 2014

Certificate in U.S. Law and Methodologies

New York University School of Continuing Professional Studies
Aug 2012 - Sep 2013

International M.B.A

EAE Business School (Escuela de Administracion de Empresas)
Aug 2007 - May 2011

Licenciado en Derecho

Tecnologico de Monterrey

Five-year law degree

Bar Admission


New York Bar

Intend to sit for the February 2016




License number 7105226




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