Gustavo M. Llorenz

Gustavo’s practice is focused on corporate and commercial dispute resolution. He has particular expertise in IP disputes, in both the commercial and the administrative fora. He has acted as counsel in several cases involving trademark and patent licensing disputes, as well as in several infringement cases before the Mexican Intellectual Property Institute and before the Federal Administrative Court (TFJA). He also advises in transactional matters and negotiations concerning ownership, transfers, protection and infringement of trademarks, and copyright Law.
In addition, Gustavo regularly acts as Administrative Secretary to Arbitral Tribunals. His experience includes acting as Secretary in cases under the Rules of the ICC, the LCIA and UNCITRAL. Gustavo also oversees the day to day aspects of Ruiz-Silva’s litigation practice.


Law Degree - Faculty of Law Autonomous University of Baja California

Masters in Comparative Law - California Western School of Law (San Diego CA) Masters Thesis: Comparative Copyright Between Mexico and the United States


Ruiz-Silva Abogados (Mexico City) Settlement of Commercial and Corporate Disputes - Litigation and Arbitration 2017 - present

Foglio Gómez & Abogados Asociados (Tijuana, B.C.) Attorney - Commercial and Civil Litigation 2016 - 2017

Alliance San Diego (San Diego, CA) Legal Consultant - Social Action Program 2015 - 2016

Oficina Legal de Tammy Sumontha (San Diego, CA) Legal Assistant - Legal Immigration Services 2014 - 2016

Secretaria de Administración Tributaria (Tijuana, B.C.) Lawyer - Legal Department 2012 - 2012

Vázquez & Asociados (Tijuana, B.C.) Attorney - Legal Counsel of Insurance 2011 - 2011