Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
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Francisco Carey

Partner Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.
tel.+56 2 2928 2638


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Partner of Carey and co-head of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Information Technology Group. His practice focuses on IP litigation, licensing, distribution and franchise agreement, trademarks and patents prosecution.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Recognized as Leading Lawyer in Intellectual Property, Chambers Latin America.
  • Recognized as IP Star, Managing Intellectual Property.
  • Recognized as Best Individual Lawyer in Intellectual Property: Trademarks, Client Choice Guide (2014 and 2015).
  • Recognized as expert in Patents, IAM Patent.
  • Recognized in Trademark, Who’s Who Legal.
  • Recognized in Intellectual Property, Best Lawyers.


  • Law, Universidad de Los Andes.
  • LL.M., Duke University (2006).

Activities and Memberships

  • Member of the Board, Chilean Industrial Property Association (ACHIPI) (2017-2019).
  • Professor of Privileged Information in the Securities Market, Degree in Compliance and Good Corporate Practices, Universidad Católica de Chile (since 2017).
  • Chair of the Anticounterfeiting Committee, Latin America and Caribbean Subcommittee, INTA (2016-2018).
  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association.
  • Member of the International Trademark Association (INTA).
  • Member of Marques.
  • Member of FICPI.
  • Member of ASIPI.
  • Member of ACHIPI.
  • Foreign Associate, Lexis Nexis (2006 – 2007).


Chile (2004).


Spanish and English.

Recent Representative Experience

  • Televisa in the anullment action against the filing of “Poder y Negocios” as a trademark by “Tiempo Presente” Publishing.
  • Nestlé in the obtention of the registration of Sahne Nuss as a trademark, which was distinctively acquired by use, after ten years of legal dispute.
  • The North Face in its legal defense in order to prevent counterfeiting and other matters regarding their trademark in Chile and Argentina.
  • PepsiCo in many litigation cases regarding trademarks related to this company.
  • Todo Moda, an Argentinian company, in the negotiation of licensing and franchising agreements for its legal entry into Chile and Peru.