José Armando Casillas Obregón

José Armando Casillas Obregón

Senior Associate
Mexico City

Email jose.casillas@​

Phone +52 55 5091 0163

Fax +52 55 5091 0123

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish

Practice groupIntellectual Property

José Casillas has 14 years of experience advising national and international clients on intellectual property, media, and technology matters, with particular focus on patents, trademarks, and copyright prosecution and litigation.

Previously, José worked in well-known Mexican law firms where he advised clients in the health care, technology, media, telecom, and consumer sectors.

José is a member of the International Trademark Association and the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Awards and recognitions


LACCA Approved: Intellectual Property Law
Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA)

Education and admissions


MA Law, Universidad Panamericana, 2012

Postgraduate Degree, Universidad Iberoamericana, 2005

Law Degree, Universidad La Salle, 2004

Representative experience

Infringement actions against the non-authorized use of trademarks of pizza restaurants and coffee shop franchises.

Administrative appeal related to the validity of pharmaceutical patent.

Filing, registration, and control of a portfolio of more than 1,000 marks.

Nullity action against a mark that refers to the geographic origin of a lacteal product.

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