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Jennifer Cotarelo-Choice

IP Paralegal Intellectual Property

Jennifer Cotarelo-Choice

IP Paralegal Intellectual Property

Expertise
Jennifer Cotarelo-Choice is a highly experienced Paralegal in our Intellectual Property Practice. She leads our Registrations and Renewals teams.  She has experience in the full spectrum of trade mark and patent prosecution work across the Caribbean and beyond.

Professional Background
Jennifer is originally from Uruguay, where she worked as an IP Paralegal from 1996 to 2001 at Fernandez Secco & Asociados. Jennifer worked as a Patents Clerk at Bereskin & Parr in Canada during the period 2002 to 2004.  She then became a foreign Trade Marks Clerk in 2005 until 2008 before moving a leading offshore law firm where she worked as an IP Paralegal from 2008 to 2012.  Jennifer started working as an IP Paralegal at HSM IP in 2012.  She has over 20 years’ experience in Intellectual Property Law.  Jennifer is fluent in English and Spanish, and also speaks French, Italian and Portuguese.

Jennifer trains students from the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) that regularly intern with HSM IP.

Education
IPLegalEd, Trademark Paralegal Certificate (2019)
Centro de Informatica, Montevideo, Uriguay, International Marketing and Trade Diploma (2000)