Gustavo Rodríguez Zoppi


Telf.: T +58 212 201 8691


Areas of Practice

  • General Advice
  • Trademarks
  • Patents
  • Copyrights
  • Multiple Protection Analysis
  • Licenses and Technology Transfer



  • Spanish
  • English



  • Master Degree in Intellectual Property. Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. EUA. 2002
  • Advanced Course in Intellectual Property NYU. EUA. 2001
  • Law Degree. Central University of Venezuela. 1999

Experiencia Profesional

Gustavo joined Hoet Peláez Castillo & Duque in 2018 as an associate Lawyer in charge of the Trademark Department. He started his professional career in 2000 and has worked as a consultant at recognized intellectual property firms in Venezuela such as Clarke, Modet & Co and Glaham IP as well as PDVSA Intevep.

  • General consulting and Trademark protection projects
  • Advice on protection strategies and risk in relation to the use of brands.
  • Intellectual Property portfolio management. Presentation and monitoring of national and foreign brands.
  • Protection of well-Known marks.
  • Licensing of Intellectual Property rights.
  • Negotiation in conflicts related to Intellectual Property assets.



  • Bar Association of Caracas
  • Industrial Property Agent
  • Venezuelan Association of Industrial Property Agents (COVAPI)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)