Firm Profile

Zobella & Co. (A.Q Ancheta & Partners) is a recognized pioneer and leader in Intellectual Property Rights protection in the Philippines.
Zobella has a total knowledge pool of thirty individuals, comprising of trademark and patent attorneys, corporate and litigation lawyers, a chemical engineer, consultant engineers, several professionals and experienced paralegals. Among these individuals are the former Chief Hearing Officer and the Chief of the Trademark Examining Division of the Intellectual Property Office. In addition, Zobella has part-time consultants to work on special projects.

Zobella, and its chairman, Alonzo Q. Ancheta, is a member of relevant international organizations such as the Asian Patent Attorneys' Association (APAA), the International Trademark Association (INTA),  Licensing Executives Society International (LES), ASEAN Intellectual Property Association, ASEAN Law Association, LAWASIA and Inter-Pacific Bar Association.

Zobella is recognized by various publications as one of the leading law firms in the Philippines for intellectual property, citing its clients' satisfaction with Zobella's consistent quality in trademark and patent registration and prosecution.

Zobella (A.Q. Ancheta & Partners), a spin-off from its associated firm Quasha, Ancheta, Peña and Nolasco, has gradually and steadily grown outside its Intellectual Property expertise into a boutique full service law firm providing quick and accurate advice and assistance to its diverse range of clients.