Xavier Hadad Rojas

Xavier has more than 17 years of experience on different areas of Intellectual Property, with a strong focus in litigation as he leads activities related to contentious matters for the firm. He has focused in IP advisory and counseling, patent and trademark litigation, domain name disputes, and anti-counterfeiting.

He is actively involved in relevant patent cases. Xavier is an effective litigator with a unique attention to detail in matters related to both administrative appeals and judicial recourses. He began practicing law in Uhthoff, Gomez Vega & Uhthoff in 2003; and since then, he was invited to become a Partner in 2015. He holds a Law Degree from Universidad La Salle (Mexico City) and a Postgraduate Degree in Intellectual Property Law from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM).

He is an active member of national and international organizations such as the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AMPPI) where he is the current President of the Litigation Committee, the Mexican Bar Association, (Barra Mexicana, Colegio de Abogados) the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC), the International Trademark Association (INTA), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) leading as Co-chair of the litigation committee and the European Community Trademark Association (ECTA) where he is an active member of the Anti-Counterfeiting committee.