Annabelle Angarita

Annabelle Angarita

Intellectual Property



Phone: 57 - 1-3257300

Annabelle Angarita is an Associate at Posse Herrera Ruiz. Her practice focuses on management of trademark portfolios.

Her experience includes filing and prosecution of trademark applications, providing advice on registrability and protection, designing strategies to overcome trademark refusals in appeal or before the Council of State and drafting nullity claims.

She manages domestic and international  trademark portfolios for Suramericana S.A. and Grupo Sura S.A. (Finance and insurance), Cencosud S.A. (Retail), Team Foods Colombia S.A. (Vegetable oils and fats), Productos Naturales de la Sabana S.A. – Alquería (Dairy products), Prebel S.A. (Cosmetics), Protección S.A. (Pension and severance fund), among others.

She has been successful in overcoming oppositions to obtain the registration of trademarks such as MG (Morris Garages), Frappuccino, Daviplata, JBO, LCI Member of the Lasalle Educational Network  and Converse’s sole design.

Before joining Posse Herrera Ruiz she was an associate of Intellectual Property Departments of local law firms and worked in the Intellectual Property Department of Total S.A. in France.

 She received a J.D. from Universidad del Rosario, a graduate Degree in Business and Enterprise Law and a Masters in Intellectual Property both from Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II). Her native language is Spanish and she is fluent in English and French.


  • Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) Master Professionnel Propriété Industrielle, 2010 París, Francia.
  • Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) Diplôme Supérieur d’Université droit des affaires et de l’entreprise, 2009 París, Francia.
  • Universidad del Rosario J.D., 2003 Bogotá, Colombia.

Practice Areas

  • Intellectual Property