Vega, Guerrero & Asociados > Mexico City, Mexico > Firm Profile
Vega, Guerrero & Asociados Offices
Calle Volcán 150
Fracc. Lomas de Chapultepec
11000 Ciudad de Mexico
Vega, Guerrero & Asociados > The Legal 500 Rankings
Mexico > Corporate and M&A Tier 5
Partner Joaquín Vega Martínez, regarded by a client as ‘an impressive negotiator and an excellent strategist’, heads the transactional practice at Vega, Guerrero & Asociados. Designing ‘a tailor-made suit for each client’, the team has a focus on advising foreign companies on the incorporation, organization, and start-up of their Mexican subsidiaries, as well as obtaining all the necessary licenses and authorizations to operate in Mexico. The firm's client roster encompasses a wide range of industries, particularly automotive, information technology and infrastructure. San Luis Potosi-based associate practice director Aldo Muñoz handles non-transactional corporate matters.
Joaquín Vega Martínez
‘They provide you with all the necessary information in detail and are very attentive to meeting the agreed dates. They provide solutions to any unforeseen event or need on the part of the client.’
‘They have exceptional business sense, coupled with their excellent technical knowledge.’
‘Joaquin Vega is an impressive negotiator, which is complemented by his skills as an excellent strategist, definitely a born leader for our M&A operations. Aldo Muñoz has a very high capacity to process large volumes of information with a speed superior to most lawyers, along with his high attention to detail. Montserrat Abogado has excellent attention to detail and the ability to understand the motivations of the other party, his involvement ensures the success of our transactions. Andrea Vázquez is the perfect combination of experience and youth.’
‘Joaquín Vega is the leader of the team, I have no doubt that he should be among the leaders in the industry. Despite his youth, he is widely recognised in the industry for his ability to think outside the box when proposing solutions. His way of engaging with his clients’ issues is astounding.’
‘They have a culturally diverse team, the personalities and backgrounds of the team members allow them to have a broad overview of our company’s commercial alternatives when evaluating options.’
‘When you work with them they make you feel like you are their best client. They definitely design a tailor-made suit for each client.’
‘Joaquin Vega is the best definition of a generalist. He understands in sufficient depth most of the issues that arise in operations, without the need to rely on large groups of colleagues that make operations less versatile.’
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Solar Profit Energy Systems
- Assisted Odelo with closing the negotiation for a third-party investment of MX$110m to build a plant in Mexico.
- Advised SVI Public Company on its expansion into Mexico by setting up operations in Mexico City and Guadalajara.
- Assisted Solar Profit with the negotiation and drafting of a supply agreement to be entered with equipment suppliers -from Japan, China and Germany- so as to complete its project.
Labour and employment is one of the core practices at Aguascalientes-based firm Vega, Guerrero & Asociados, which also operates from offices located in Monterrey, San Luis Potosí, León, Querétaro and Mexico City. Considered by some to be ‘the best in the region’, the practice is led by Oziel Guerrero De Anda and regularly handles a wide gamut of employment matters including individual and collective dismissals, reorganisations, collective bargaining and employment litigation and dismissals. Associate Javier Ambriz, who garners praise for his litigation skills, is another name to note.
‘They are labour lawyers in Aguascalientes and San Luis Potosí. They have a business sense and are bilingual, which helps us with international clients.’
‘The quality of service and excellent response time add value to their practice. The honesty and responsibility of its members is also a special feature of the firm.’
‘It is an innovative and disruptive team, always at the forefront of technical and regulatory criteria.’
‘Oziel Guerrero is an experienced labour lawyer, his technique and extensive knowledge in litigation allows him to give preventive consultations always with a very broad vision of the issues.’
‘Javier Ambriz has helped us a lot with his creativity in litigating high risk matters, he is a lawyer who always generates new ideas in legal proceedings.’
‘Luis Mario Quezada has supported us in complicated labour termination processes, always generating good results. Aldo Muñoz supports us with immigration matters.’
‘Oziel Guerrero, is outstanding and a great lawyer with a lot of knowledge in the labour area. They are the best in the region.’
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- Advised Ascent Global Logistics on the legal processes to implement its new labour payroll scheme according to the last Mexican legislation and relevant amendments.
- Supported Veolia during a process to adjust its workforce preventing a labour contingency.
- Assisted Club Necaxa’s in-house legal team with the Covid-19 protocols to resume its games with fans-in-attendance in the Mexican Soccer League.
Vega, Guerrero & Asociados > Firm Profile
Vega, Guerrero & Asociados is a forward-thinking Mexican law firm that constantly looks to break the mould with respect to how legal services are delivered. We provide a tailor-made service and deliver innovative legal solutions which helps businesses of all sizes advance their interests and gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
We are driven by a total commitment to you, the client. We understand that the way business is conducted is constantly evolving; our goal is to help you stay ahead of the curve. We work hard to gain an intimate knowledge of your business, to understand your needs and adapt to them. In so doing, we seek to become a trusted partner and build a relationship which stands the test of time.
Our firm comprises dynamic, detail-oriented professionals with prodigious work ethic. Our lawyers have impeccable academic resumés and international experience. We pride ourselves on a multidisciplinary approach, combining expertise in several fields of law, to create synergies for our clients and provide a completely integrated and cost-effective service.
From our offices in Aguascalientes, San Luis Potosí, and Queretaro, we are perfectly placed to represent companies operating in El Bajio, Mexico’s industrial heartland. We also have offices in Mexico City and Monterrey, which means we can provide clients with extensive nationwide coverage and support wherever they may be.
We have developed in-depth expertise advising foreign companies on their legal soft-landing in Mexico, assisting them with the incorporation, organization, and administration of their business and ongoing commercial activities as well as their industrial relations. In this respect, we have an unmatched track record in the automotive and electronic manufacturing industries.
The firm has a strong transactional practice; our lawyers are focused on getting the deal done. We deliver a comprehensive legal service to companies of all sizes in mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, private equity investments, capitalizations, and privatizations. We are also well-versed in the structuring of joint ventures, and project finance mandates.
We accompany our clients in a variety of commercial ventures, helping them negotiate strategic contracts with third parties, including franchise, supply, and distribution agreements. We are experts in corporate governance and compliance. We are extremely diligent; we ensure that no stone is left unturned and potential contingencies are avoided.
We also provide critical support to companies with respect to labour relations. We are highly skilled in handling individual and collective dismissals, workforce reorganisations, and collective bargaining. We help deliver training programs, draft internal policies, and ensure compliance with fast-changing labour regulations in Mexico, notably with respect to outsourcing. We also have particular know-how in Immigration Law, supporting companies in hiring and relocating expatriates, including C-suite professionals.
Corporate Law and Commercial Contracts, M&A, Labour & Employment, Social Security, Immigration Law, Banking and Project Finance, Infrastructure, Real Estate, Public Law, Tax, Foreign Trade, Competition, Compliance, IP, Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Automotive, Electronic Manufacturing, Construction, IT and Software, Agribusiness, Hospitality, Real Estate, Energy and Natural Resources, Water and Waste Management, Logistics, Shipping, Apparel, Sport, Media and Entertainment.