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PASEO DE LOS TAMARINDOS 60, 4TH FLOOR, COL. BOSQUES DE LAS LOMAS DEL. CUAJIMALPA, 05120, MEXICO
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Fernando Moreno

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Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC

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Von Wobeser and Sierra

Position

Partner. Fernando Moreno is engaged in the following practice areas: Competition & Antitrust, Energy & Natural Resources, Government Procurement & Public Works, International Trade & Customs Maritime, Air & Transport, Public-Works Arbitration, Social Security, Tax Advice & Litigation.

Career

Professor, Tax Law at Universidad Iberoamericana (UIA), Mexico City (1992-1994).

Languages

Spanish and English.

Member

International Fiscal Association (IFA Mexican Chapter).
Mexican Bar Association (BMA).

Education

He obtained his Law Degree (J.D. equivalent), Escuela Libre de Derecho (ELD), Mexico City, 1988. 

Master of Corporate Laws Degree (LL.M.), Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City.


Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

Within: Local practitioners of note (by country)

Claus Von Wobeser¬†at¬†Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC¬†is a widely recognised arbitration specialist, acting as both arbitrator and counsel. The team also includes a number highly regarded practitioners such as¬†Marco Venegas,¬†Fernando Moreno¬†and¬†Adri√°n Magallanes. Recent caseload include a range of multimillion-dollar construction and commercial arbitration proceedings.¬†SOLCARGO¬†handles a steady stream of international arbitration, and recently represented¬†Comisi√≥n Federal de Electricidad in two multimillion-dollar claims related to power purchase agreements with independent power producers.¬†Fernando P√©rez Correa¬†is the name to note, and regularly sits as both arbitrator and counsel. Gonz√°lez de Coss√≠o Abogados, SC's¬†Francisco Gonz√°lez De Coss√≠o¬†is a recommended for acting as arbitrator and counsel in a range of domestic and international arbitration cases.¬†Galicia Abogados S.C.'s¬†Rodrigo Zamora¬†is particularly noted for his expertise in infrastructure and construction-related disputes, and acts as both arbitrator and counsel;¬†Cecilla Azar¬†is 'a great expert in arbitration and ADR'.¬†W√∂ss & Partners'¬†Herfried W√∂ss¬†regularly acts as counsel, arbitrator and expert witness, and is active in handling infrastructure and energy cases.¬†Creel, Garc√≠a-Cu√©llar, Aiza y Enr√≠quez, S.C.'s¬†Bernardo Sep√ļlveda Amor and¬†Carlos Mart√≠nez Betanzos¬†are also names to note.¬†Fernando Del Castillo¬†left Santamarina y Steta, and set up his own firm Del Castillo y Castro Abogados.

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Mexico

International trade and customs

Within: International trade and customs

The six-lawyer practice group at Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC¬†is ‚Äėvery competent, fast, cooperative and always available to support the client‚Äô. With a strong focus on German companies, the team assists clients in the automotive, consumer goods, food and life sciences industries expanding or operating in Mexico with matters pertaining to FTAs, IMMEX, taxation, and related disputes. The team assisted BMW with the establishment of its new Mexican plant for the production of light vehicles, handling all customs and administrative provisions and benefits; Miele, with the negotiation and execution of an import-logistic services agreement with Geodis Wilson M√©xico; and Ensambles de Coahuila, a Mexican subsidiary of Cintas Corporation, with obtaining duty free import quotas for the US for certain products not falling under the remit of NAFTA. Luis Miguel Jim√©nez¬†heads the practice and tax partner Fernando Moreno¬†is another name to note; key support comes from associates Bel√©n Barroeta, Mar√≠a de Lourdes Salazar, and Jorge D√≠az. Clients include Takata, Fresenius Medical Care, MARS, Saargummi, Carbones Holding, Invenergy, Siemens Servicios, and Trimas Corporation.

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Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Fernando Moreno - Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC

Within: Tax

Well regarded, Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC’s tax team works closely with the firm’s other departments, handling preventive advice, consulting and litigation. In highlight work the group continued to advise BMW on all tax-related matters concerning its investment in Mexico to build a a new luxury-car factory in San Luis Potosi; assisted Invenergy on the tax implications of subsidiary Parque Eólico de Fenicias development of a 168MW wind parkin the state of Nuevo León; and Burger King Corporation in tax-related matters related to the sale of assets and stock of entities in Mexico as part of its restructuring of operations. Fernando Moreno leads a practice group that includes senior associate Jorge Díaz; both also handle international trade and customs. Other clients include Terrafertil, Faurecia Sistemas Automotrices de México, Creation Investments Capital Management, Takata, PrimeiroPay, Cimentaciones Mexicanas, and German Centre México.

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