María José Peñaherrera Zumárraga

María José Peñaherrera Zumárraga

Asociada Senior
  • Email: mpenaherrera@robalinolaw.com
  • Resumen: Maria Jose is a Senior Associate of the firm and member of the Intellectual Property, Data Privacy, and Life Sciences practices. She advises local and international companies on different issues.
  • Idiomas: Spanish, English and French


Maria Jose specializes in Copyrights and New Technologies, managing and monitoring portfolios of trademarks, patents, industrial designs and other intellectual property assets.  She leverages her vast corporate experience to provide comprehensive advice to clients when negotiating agreements related to such assets.

Throughout her professional practice, Maria Jose has advised large local and international companies, mainly in the defense and protection of their trademarks, achieving successful results through her high-quality approach.

She has previously formed part of some of Ecuador’s most renowned law firms, and has experience in Intellectual Property, Data Privacy, Life Sciences, Corporate Law and Mediation.


Forum of Attorneys  Ecuador

Activities & Memberships

  • Inter-American Intellectual Property Association.
  • International Trademark Association.
  • Ecuadorian Intellectual Property Association.
  • World Compliance Association.
  • Universidad de Salamanca, Alumni Association.
  • Universidad Internacional de La Rioja, Alumni Association.


  • “Managing Personal Data on Digital Platforms in Ecuador.”  World Compliance Association, 2020.