Vian Marie Santana

Dominican Republic

SACO Estudio Legal
Gustavo Mejía Ricart Street No. 81,
Biltmore II Tower, Suite 710, Naco
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Tel: +1 (809) 784 5621


A graduate of the Iberoamerican University (UNIBE) (2012) in the Dominican Republic; Vian Marie started her career directly in the private practice area as a trademark attorney. After obtaining a comprehensive grasp of all aspects of Intellectual Property, in the field of trademarks, trademark enforcement and Copyrights. Vian Marie, decided to concentrate on trade mark work, qualifying as an expert in the aspect of border protection, trademarks & copyright enforcement. Ms. Vian Marie Santana is a young entrepreneur lawyer with more than 7 years of experience in the trademarks field previously with other IP firms.

Vian Marie has a wide-ranging experience and knowledge of portfolio management and furthermore particular expertise in devising appropriate strategies for clients of different sizes and types, and their differing budgets. Acting for both, major international companies and small/medium size enterprises, Vian Marie works in many business areas with specialism in Sports, Fashion & Jewelry and consumer electronics. Vian Marie also specializes in licensing & distribution agreements and the acquisition & transfer of all types of Intellectual Property.

Vian Marie is a pro active lawyer and personally handles all areas of trademark and copyright law, including filing and prosecution of applications, litigation including the prosecution and defense of oppositions.

Languages: Spanish/English

SACO Estudio Legal

SACO was founded in 2017 in Santo Domingo, the capital city of the Dominican Republic by founder Ms. Vian Marie Santana. SACO since that time has grown from a sole proprietor practice to a boutique firm of already significant reputation.

The growth of the firm over the intervening time has seen an expansion in its capabilities with the addition of a dedicated team of Trade Mark Attorneys capable of handling a wide range of trademarks, from the Sporting industry, to the Luxury fashion, Jewelry and consumer electronics industry.

Our soft expansion has been carefully managed and assisted by the addition of skilled support staff, including ground investigators and industry leading professionals supporting & endorsing the SACO with each step. We have embraced strategic partnership with our fellow legal professionals in the Dominican Republic and other countries. The SACO team continues to look at ways to improve our practice and to provide an even better service to our clients.

“The SACO team will seek to secure the most advantageous protection for your trademarks, in the Dominican Republic & Haiti. We are a well experienced team in providing trademark advice, prosecution and portfolio management on behalf of some of the world’s most famous trademarks.”