Universidad de Chile (Licenciado en Derecho). Yale University School of Law. New York University School of Law (Master in Comparative Jurisprudence, Fulbright Scholar, 1966).
Legal Advisor, International Commission of Jurists, Geneva, 1966-1970. Deputy Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, 1980-1987. Professor of Industrial Property Law, Diego Portales University, Santiago, 1988.
Spoken languages: Spanish, English, French, Italian and Portuguese.
Working as a partner of CARIOLA Y CIA. Admitted to the bar, 1963, Chile.
Chilean Bar Association. International Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI. Honorary Member); InterAmerican Bar Association.