Jorge de Haro > Martínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel > Mexico City, Mexico > Lawyer Profile

Martínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel
05120 MEXICO D.F.

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Mr. de Haro specializes in civil and commercial litigation, and has extensive experience in bankruptcy, financial and banking regulation related disputes.

Throughout his career he has represented various banking and financial institutions in litigation with a high degree of complexity, including bankruptcy and restructuring procedures, where Mr. de Haro has advised his clients for the successful recovery of their interest.

His professional practice has been recognized in several publications, in both national and foreign legal rankings.


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Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad de México, México.
Law degree (J.D.), 1973.

Lawyer Rankings

Mexico > Dispute resolution: litigation

(Leading individuals)

Jorge de HaroMartínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel

Long-standing market player, Martínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel, garners praise for its ‘great knowledge and personalized attention’. The practice is made up of ‘highly specialized lawyers’, has a solid track-record handling civil and commercial disputes, and also specializes in complex government and regulatory issues, providing ‘anticipation’ to its impressive client portfolio. The firm enjoys an unequalled client roster in the financial sector, where the team has ‘tremendous expertise‘; it has otherwise been busy in relation to significant projects and with administrative, civil, and commercial litigation in relation to the aviation sector; and is recognised as ‘a force to be reckoned with’ in government and regulatory legislation, construction and real estate matters, and re/insurance. Name partners Jorge De Haro (civil and commercial litigation; bankruptcy), and Javier Curiel (litigation, arbitration and insolvency) are both major players, and ‘reference-point litigators‘ in the market; while Daniel Ortega González and Javier Altamirano Hernández, who both have over 20 years at the firm, handle civil, commercial and administrative litigation, along with bankruptcy and banking-related disputes. Younger partners Ernesto Palacios Juárez (administrative litigation, particulary as regards the regulated sectors); Diego Gutiérrez Martínez (civil and commercial litigation; commercial arbitration); Ricardo García Cordero (civil, commercial and administrative litigation; arbitration and award enforcement), Alejandro Legaspi Lanz (civil, commercial and administrative litigation; bankruptcy), and Mauricio Mendoza (high-stakes litigation; commercial arbitration) are also key members of the highly-experienced team. The deep partner level-bench is in turn supported by a well-trained associate group, foremost among them Bernardo Basaldua, Vicente Cuairán and Fernando Jesús Gutiérrez.

Mexico > Bankruptcy and restructuring

(Leading individuals)

Jorge de HaroMartínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel

Martínez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel houses a nine-strong team of ‘excellent litigators’ with profound experience advising creditors in bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings, as well as in handling out-of-court corporate restructurings and reorganizations. Among the most prominent members of the team are market veteran Jorge de Haro; Javier Curiel, who has a solid corporate background; Alejandro Legaspi, who focuses primarily on bankruptcy, financial, insurance and banking regulation related disputes; and Mauricio Mendoza, who also manages the sale and purchase of entities’ distressed assets. Support comes from senior associates Sergio Cuairán and Sergio Grande.