Inmaculada Cano Lopez

Inmaculada joined the CERN Knowledge Transfer Group in January 2022 as Legal Advisor in the IP Management & KT Policies section. As such, she advises the team on legal aspects of KT operations and on IP issues for the Organization. She is also involved in the drafting of the different contracts handled by the KT Group.

She is a Spanish-qualified lawyer and holds a LL.M. in ‘Intellectual Property and Information Technology’ from the University of Alicante (Spain).

Before joining CERN, Inmaculada was a lawyer in the trademark department of the law firm González-Bueno SLP. Previously, she participated in the Pan-European Seal Professional Programme at the EPO – European Patent Office – where she was assigned to the Conflict Resolution Unit and the CTO Office, working, among others, in internal projects relating to the role of patents in fields such as Artificial Intelligence and COVID vaccines.