José María Mora

Areas of practice

José María Mora is an attorney and is part of the Litigation Department of H&A ABOGADOS, where he is in charge of both national and international litigations in European Institutions.

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Biography

Jose Maria holds two degrees, one in Law and one in Business Administration and Management from Rey Juan Carlos University in 2016. In that same year, José María earned a Master’s for Admission to the Bar from the Centre for Financial Studies (CEF) in order to receive his license to practice law.

He complemented this training with the Master’s Degree (LL.M) in International Law, Foreign Trade and International Relations from the Higher Institute for Law and Economics (ISDE), Introductory course on US Law given at the International Legal Studies Institute, expert course in civil and commercial mediation given by the Centre for Financial Studies (CEF) and the Course on North American Rights and Mediation given at the University of Colombia.

Jose Maria started his professional career in the Digital Strategy Department of the Spanish Postal Service (Correos), participating in the launch of a number of digital technological projects, including the development of “Smart City” and several website-apps. He even led some of those projects.

He joined the International Trademark Department of H&A in June 2017, and from there he was promoted to the European Union Trademark Department. José María later joined the Litigation Department, where he manages national and international litigations before European Institutions.

Qualifications

  • Degrees in Law and Business Administration and Management, Rey Juan Carlos University (2011 – 2016).
  • Master’s Degree for Admission to the Bar, Centre for Financial Studies (CEF) – UDIMA (2016 – 2018).
  • Master’s Degree in International Law, Foreign Trade and International Relations (LLM), ISDE, Columbia University (2016 – 2018).

Professional Awards

  • Featured in IAM Patent 1000 (2020-2022).
  • Recognized by IP Stars as a Rising Star 2021-2023.

Certification

  • Attorney who is a member of the Bar Association of Madrid (ICAM).

Experience

  • Favourable decision in a number of appeals in the General Court for an international company from the food sector.
  • Legal advisory service and management of infringement of an EU trademark for an important alcoholic beverage company.
  • Legal advisory service for trademark disputes in the European Union Intellectual Property Office for an international airline.
  • Preparation of industrial property contracts for different companies in a wide range of sectors.
Awards and presentations
  • Rising star 2021  Award in IP Stars.