CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo has appointed María González Gordon as the new Spanish representative of CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo.
This appointment is in addition to the one announced last October as the new Global Co-Director of the Digital Business, which is made up of more than 275 specialised lawyers and is part of the TMC sectorial group.
The Executive Committee is the internal administrative and operational body of the CMS network, with decision-making power and representation at a global level, and is made up of two representatives from each office belonging to the network. When Spain joined the network in 2005, Rafael Suárez de Lezo, President and CEO of the 2005, Rafael Suárez de Lezo, César Albiñana and Carlos Peña were appointed as the Spanish representatives to the CMS Executive Committee, later Luis Miguel de Dios joined and now it will be Gordon who will be the Spanish representative.
González heads up the Intellectual Property, Industrial Property and Digital Business department at CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo. She specialises in advising domestic and international companies on intellectual property, industrial property, copyright and technology, particularly in litigation and dispute resolution.Moreover, she is well versed in the drafting, negotiation and termination of a wide range of IP/IT agreements (licences, trademarks, designs, software, outsourcing, distribution agreements, transfers, assignments, etc.), not to mention her expertise in advising on technology, digital transformation and data analytics in sectors such as insurtech, fintech, energy, health and wellbeing and real estate, among others. She is also an authorised representative before the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). Additionally, she has been recognised in the field of IP by leading and most prestigious legal directories Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.