Lorena Rivera

Patent Specialist

+56 2 2928 2766

Patent Specialist of Carey’s Intellectual Property and Information Technology Group. Her work is focused on invention patents related to compositions and processes in the field of biofuels, mining, polymeric, cellulose, environment, agrochemicals, and food products. She has experience in processing, search and substantive analysis of patent applications.


  • Several leading mining companies on the preparation and prosecution of its patent portfolio.
  • Leading international companies on the prosecution and enforcement of its industrial property assets.
  • A national company in the industrial field on the design and implementation of its patent strategy.


  • Expert Witness of Invention Patents, Chemical Area, INAPI (2013-2016).
  • Examiner of Invention Patents, Chemical Area, INAPI (2008-2013).
  • Project Professional, Environment and Chemical Metrology Area, Fundación Chile (1999-2005).


  • Chemist, Universidad de Chile (1998).
  • Development of Quality Systems in Testing Laboratories ISO Guide 25. INTEC Chile (2000).
  • Metrology in Chemistry and Quality Assurance of Measurements, INTEC Chile (2000).
  • Chemical Metrology Working Group Workshop of the Inter-American Metrology System, Fundación Chile (2001).
  • Courses on Intellectual Property, WIPO (2007).
  • Training on Patent Examination, WIPO (2009).
  • Course on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), WIPO (2010).
  • Training Program for Latin American Patent Examiners, INAPI (2010).
  • Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and ISA/IPEA Program, USPTO (2013).


  • Spanish.
  • English.