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Alberto Leon

Alberto Leon

  • Intellectual Property, Business Law, Patents ...
  • Florida, New Mexico
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Dr. Alberto León provides specialized services focusing on protection of, and disputes involving, intellectual property rights, including patents, trademarks and copyrights. Dr. León provides legal services in the registration, prosecution and litigation areas. His experience includes general counsel and corporate work for closely held corporations and consortia sponsoring research and development activities at national laboratories and universities. Dr. León’s practice also includes infringement litigation before the federal courts and federal administrative agencies. Dr. León has negotiated international contracts and licenses, and he routinely handles intellectual property cases for business interests in Latin America. Dr. León’s practice also focuses on various aspects of sports law, especially protection of intellectual property rights, transactional work and dispute resolution. Before becoming an attorney, Dr. León taught graduate-level chemistry and courses at the University of New Mexico. He also directed and conducted research projects dealing with applications of organic chemistry, biochemistry and radiochemistry to cancer diagnosis. Dr. León received his Ph.D. in bio-organic chemistry with honors from the University of New Mexico. He also received a Juris Doctor degree cum laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law. Dr. León is admitted to practice in the state, and federal courts of Florida and New Mexico, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in patent matters. Throughout his career, Dr. León has served on various science-related committees and boards. Dr. León served as commissioner and and chairman of the New Mexico Athletic Commission for seven years and has taught both Patent and Trademark Law classes at the University of New Mexico School Of Law. He also serves as Chief Legal Counsel and Bout Supervisor for the World Boxing Coun

University of New Mexico
J.D. (1990) | Juris Doctor
Honors: Cum Laude, Dean's Award, Tort Scholar Award
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University of New Mexico
Ph.D. (1984) | Bio-Organic Chemistry
Honors: Honors
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Professional Experience
Chief Legal Counsel
World Boxing Council
Professional Associations
New Mexico State Bar
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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New Mexico
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  • Free Consultation
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Practice Areas
Intellectual Property
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Patent Appeals, Patent Litigation, Patent Prosecution
Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
Additional Practice Area
  • Sports Law
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
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Contact & Map
600 Central Ave., SE
Suite 225
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: (505) 312-8866
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 8:30 AM (Today)
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Available outside of office hours or during weekends upon request.