Virginia Cervieri

Doctor in Law and Social Studies, Universidad de la Republica (1996). Postgraduate in Commercial Law, Universidad de la Republica (1998). Master Degree in Intelectual Property. Commercial Law Professor, Universidad de la Republica (2006-2009).

Trademark & Brand Specialist. Anti-Piracy Specialist. Trademark & Brand Agent. Chairperson of the Chamber Against Forgery and Piracy. President of CERTAL Uruguay. Founder Member of the Intelectual Property Defense Permanent Comission. Anti-piracy Comitee. Member of the IACC Internet Committee.

Member of the Uruguay-China Chamber. Member of MARQUES, INTA, IACC and ASIPI. Member of the Uruguayan Association of Intellectual Property Agents.

Named as Leading Lawyer 2014 by Chambers Latin America and Leading Lawyer by Legal 500 Latin America.
Virginia Cervieri was listed as a leading individual for trademark services in Uruguay in WTR 1000.

Trademarks Law Practice:

Our firm provides a comprehensive service across the whole technical spectrum. We routinely offer advice on matters of patentability and validity. We also advise on inventions, trade secrets, national and international searches, state of the art reports, patentability studies, application drafting, industrial designs and business methods, assisting the client in preparing an appropriate and cost effective strategy for protecting his creations. If patent rights are in dispute we offer a full litigation service both in the local courts and before the Patent and Trademark Office. We also prepare and prosecute applications around the world via our network of associates.In view of the fast growing number of patent applications filed in Uruguay, as of 2001 when pharmaceutical products became patentable, the firm offers a computerised service for payments of official fees and procedural expenses at a highly competitive price.

Cervieri Monsuárez & Asociados:

Cervieri Monsuárez & Associates aims to offer customers a service that will help them to find the appropriate solutions according to their needs. In order to achieve this, it is essential for us to have solid experience, efficiency and safety in our work. This is achieved through the academic growth of our professionals and their efforts to reach an optimal level of excellence as well as a dynamic working methodology in group.Day to day we commit ourselves to our customers providing highly specialized legal services at international level, legal certainty, reliability and optimal results. That is why we are the best option in the field.

We focus on providing personal attention for clients, based on efficiency and professional expertise.


Juan Ignacio Fraschini

Juan Ignacio Fraschini is a founding partner at Innovation Tax & Trust since 2012. His area of expertise is International Tax Law.

From 1997 to 1999, Juan Ignacio worked at Uruguay XXI, the Institute for the Promotion of Investments and Exports, where he advised foreign investors and Uruguayan companies in commercial and tax matters.

Then, in 2002 Juan Ignacio has been working as Tax Advisor for the law firm Fraschini & Asociados, advising Uruguayan and foreign clients on national and international tax planning deals and structures; and in 2007, he began to represent EnterPricing Consulting in Uruguay, focusing on Transfer Pricing and other related services.

In 2009 he founded Diferencial Consulting, a boutique consulting firm, specialized in International Tax Planning;  He also did a joint venture with Tax and Finance Group for Latinamerica (2010).

Juan Ignacio is a Professor of National and International Tax Law at the University of Montevideo, for both graduate and under-graduate courses. He is also in charge of certain classes of the Latin-American International Tax Law course at the University of Complutense, Madrid.

Juan Ignacio studied Law at Uruguay’s Universidad de la República del Uruguay and graduated in 2002. He then studied Tax Law, Tax Planning and Transfer Pricing at the Universität Münster. He has also graduated from the Universität Konstanz in 2006 and is LLM in International Tax Law.

He speaks English, Spanish and German fluently.

At Innovation Tax & Trust, client´s are assess in their international expansions, cross-border investments and international operations. Such clients include multinational companies, SME companies, private equity groups, venture capital firms and private individuals, as well as professional firms and international associations.

With partners and affiliates in over 25 jurisdictions around the globe, Innovation provides access to a range of services that go from traditional tax and legal structures to local and abroad implementation services.

Confidentiality and transparency, as well as integrity, honesty and loyalty are some of Innovation Tax & Trust’s core values.

Innovation Tax & Trust provides expert knowledge and thoughtful planning in the legal and accountancy fields to enhance tax efficiency.