Ricardo provides international distribution and market entry counseling to companies operating in Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean and to US companies entering those markets.
His diverse client base includes companies in the retail & fashion (Inditex/Zara, Massimo Dutti, Guru Denim) and the food & beverage (Mars, Juan Valdez Café) industries. As the leader of the firm’s internationally recognized Trademark practice, Ricardo advises international brands on their corporate, regulatory, and intellectual property matters.
As head of the firm’s Trademark practice, and a dual civil and common law attorney who has practiced law in Latin America and the United States, Ricardo offers a unique perspective to help clients expand their business.
*Ricardo is admitted only in New York and Venezuela. He is admitted as a Special Legal Consultant by the District of Columbia Bar and is supervised by principals of the firm.