Manila, 24 September 2021 - Quisumbing Torres Intellectual Property, Data & Telecommunications Partner Divina Ilas-Panganiban wins Trademark Lawyer of the Year in the Women in Business Law Awards 2021.
Vina co-heads the firm's Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Industry Group and participates in initiatives of Baker & McKenzie International, of which Quisumbing Torres is a member firm. She is a member of Baker & McKenzie International's Asia Pacific TMT Steering Committee. She currently serves as the vice president and director of the Philippine chapter of the Licensing Executives Society International, the Chairperson of the Committee on Intellectual Property Rights, the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, and the chairperson of the Committee on Intellectual Property Rights of the European Chamber of Commerce.
Following an exhaustive research procedure, senior Euromoney Legal Media Group editorial personnel select the winning individuals and firms. Individual honorees are assessed based on their professional achievements, as well as advocacy and impact in her area, over the previous 12 months. The practice area award honors the most accomplished female lawyers in their respective disciplines. In this award, the best female lawyers are recognized for their outstanding leadership, technical legal knowledge, advocacy and influence during the previous year.
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