BERMEO & BERMEO LAW FIRM

TN-EI/03

DESCRIPTION OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

In 1948, Dr. Vicente Bermeo LaƱas founded the Law Office in Quito, Ecuador. In 1978, Rodrigo Bermeo Rosales joined the practice and the firm adopted the name "Bermeo & Bermeo". The firm quickly became well known internationally and developed to be one of the leading IP practices in Latin America. With Rodrigo V. Bermeo-Andrade and Pablo Bermeo-Andrade, the third generation has joined the firm. Together, they contributed with strong education and valuable experience acquired while working abroad in top tier law firms of the United States and Argentina. Both are admitted attorneys in New York, USA. Today, Bermeo & Bermeo is the most efficient law firm in the country. We are proud to have been able to maintain our high standards from the inception of the firm.

WEBSITE

www.bermeolaw.com

TYPE OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Law Firm

TRAINEESHIP TASKS

Trainee may be assigned to the IP Department, in which he/she will need to review files, prosecute these at the PTO, propose litigation strategies, prepare transactional agreements, and in general, provide assistance to the IP Team.

Trainee may also be assigned to the Corporate Department, in which he/she shall be immersed in contract review, corporate and litigation matters, providing general assistance in and out of the Firm at public institutions.

ORGANISING ELSA GROUP

ELSA International

PLACE OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Quito, Ecuador

EARLIEST START DATE

01/04/2019

LATEST END DATE

31/10/2019

MIN DURATION

2 month/s

MAX DURATION

6 month/s

REMUNERATION

USD 386.00 per month

REQUIRED STUDY LEVEL

graduate - bachelor

LEGAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Administrative Law - General
Civil Law - General
Commercial Law - General
Competition Law - General
Contract Law - Advanced
Corporate Law - General
Industrial & Intellectual Property Law - Advanced
Information Technology Law - General
Mergers and Acquisitions - General
Private International Law - General

LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED

English - Fluent
AND
Spanish (Castilian) - Good

NUMBER OF TRAINEES

1

NUMBERS OF HOURS PER WEEK

40

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Proactiveness and willingness to do meaningful legal work is required over any local legal knowledge.
Proposed stipend is equal Ecuador's basic salary, and should be enough to find modest accommodation, and meals.

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