Ma. Syril Blanquisco-Diesta has been in the intellectual property practice for more than 13 years. She worked as a Legal Assistant at the Bureau of Legal Affairs of the IP Office for two years, then as Legal Executive at the IP Department of VERA from 2003 to 2013. She also had a short stint with an IP boutique firm prior to joining Virgilaw.
Her extensive experience includes local and foreign trademark prosecution, trademark portfolio management, patent prosecution and searches, contracts review relating to License Agreement/ Distributorship Agreement, Copyright and IP Recordation with the Bureau of Customs.
Syril obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from Far Eastern University, Institute of Law in Manila.