Profile submitted by Bienvenido I Somera Jr
Mr. Somera is a Senior Partner of V&A Law and heads the Firm’s Intellectual Property Department. His areas of expertise are intellectual property law and litigation.
Mr. Somera is an active member of various international and Philippine Intellectual Property Law associations, foremost of which are the APAA, where he is a Council Member and erstwhile Vice-President, and the AIPA where he served as Councilor until 2012.
Mr. Somera is a respected figure in Philippine intellectual property law having published several articles and served as resource speaker on the subject in the Philippines and international fora.