Firm Profile > Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. > Mexico City, Mexico

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C.
JAVIER BARROS SIERRA 540, 4TH FLOOR
PARK PLAZA 1, SANTA FE
01210 MEXICO DF
Mexico

Mexico > Banking and finance Tier 1

Full-service Mexican firm, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C., maintains its place at the top thanks to its renowned banking and finance practice, lauded by clients for always been ‘extremely professional’, and for offering service of the ‘highest quality’. Both financial institutions and corporates rely on the 20-strong department, which undertakes the full array of financing structures for domestic and cross-border transactions, with a particular focus on project-, leveraged-, asset- and real estate finance, along with syndicated loans. Steering the team are: Ricardo Maldonado, who has broad experience in securities' regulatory matters; Pilar Mata Fernández, who regularly advises both sponsors and lenders on all aspects of project, structured and corporate finance (across the energy, infrastructure sectors, among others); Manuel Echave, who is very prominent in complex financing mandates; Ignacio Armida, who has noted cross-border capabilities; Francisco Ibañez and Martín Sánchez Bretón, who are praised for ‘their dedication’; Patricio Trad, who has 15 years as a partner at the firm and focuses on corporate and structured finance; and general corporate-finance practitioner Patrick Meshoulam, who made partner in April 2020. They are closely backed by Carlos Jiménez, promoted to the partnership in turn in July 2021, who has represented creditors and debtors in a number of financings both in Mexico and the United States, including syndicated loans and project finance.

Practice head(s):

Ricardo Maldonado; Manuel Echave; Martín Sánchez; Francisco Ibáñez; Pilar Mata; Ignacio Armida; Patrick Meshoulam

Testimonials

‘The team is characterised by a vision to close transactions with due care for the bank’s interests. They are always extremely professional and their service is of the highest quality. Their knowledge of the subject matter and the alternatives they propose to meet the bank’s standards is outstanding’

‘Partners Francisco Ibáñez and Martín Sánchez Bretón, stand out for their dedication and quality of service. The team’s associates also have extensive knowledge and are always looking for solutions and alternatives to close transactions in the bank’s best interests’

‘Their relationship with the bank’s internal teams and with the bank’s external clients is very good. Another point to highlight is the diversity they have in hiring people with disabilities’

Key clients

MetLife

Credit Suisse

Grupo Televisa

Altum Capital

Banco Sabadell

BanCoppel

Banco del Bajío

CitiBanamex

Grupo Axo

HSBC México

Deutsche Bank

Banco Santander

Red Amigo Dal (Konfio)

Nexxus Capital

Aleatica

H I G Capital

Mexico > Capital markets Tier 1

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. boasts a sizable and well-rounded capital markets practice ‘comprised of highly skilled individuals offering exemplary service’. The 18-strong team handles the full range of transactions - including CKDs, investment project securitisation certificates (CERPIs) and real estate investment trusts (FIBRAs) - for issuers, underwriters, structuring agents, investors and rating agencies, while also maintaining a solid presence in regulated sectors. The department, which also offers notable cross-border expertise, is comprised of experienced practitioners like practice heads Ricardo Maldonado, Martín Sánchez, Patricio Trad and Manuel Echave, who are closely supported by a second line of younger partners, including Patrick Meshoulam, who brings his acquired skills and experience with debt and equity transactions, and Carlos Jiménez and Francisco Glennie, both promoted to partner in 2021. Associate Victoria Dicktiar is another active member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Ricardo Maldonado; Patricio Trad; Manuel Echave; Martín Sánchez

Testimonials

‘I would highlight the extensive experience of its partners, their personal and direct involvement, their ability and facility to interact with foreign institutions (financial and/or legal), as well as their ability to team up with the counterparties’ legal advisors’

‘Knowledge, availability and depth of teams. Ricardo Maldonado and Patrick Meshoulam are outstanding partners’

‘The practice is comprised of highly skilled individuals offering exemplary service. Their work has consistently placed them in the highest regard in their field. Their specific knowledge and know-how is leading in their field’

‘Recently, they have added the publication of legal newsletters to their service offering, which we clients appreciate, as it both alerts us to changes in the environment and whets our appetite for more in-depth information’

Key clients

ALFA

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación (Volaris)

Altum Capital

Vanrenta

Fibra Monterrey

Enverlis

Bio Pappel

Infraestructura Energetica Nova (IEnova)

Grupo Famsa

Be Grand

Banco Compartamos

Operadora de Servicios Mega

Grupo Televisa

HSBC Securities

Citigroup

Banco Santander

Credit Suisse

BofA Securities

JP Morgan

BBVA

Aleatica

Mexico > Corporate and M&A Tier 1

Lauded for never lacking ‘professional ethics and a business vision’, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C.'s a sizeable, 27-strong practice, represents an impressive mix of domestic and international clients, including some of the most active private equity funds in Mexico, on a wide array of cutting-edge corporate work and cross-border M&A transactions. The accomplished team comprises talented practitioners such as founding partner Pablo Mijares, who is deeply experienced in private equity mandates and bidding processes; Ricardo Maldonado, who also has a focus on capital markets, financing and corporate compliance; corporate finance expert Patricio Trad, who is well-versed in corporate and structured finance; Eugenio Macouzet, who handles joint ventures and strategic partnerships; Lorenza Langarica, who is also a key figure in the firm's real estate practice; Francisco Ibañez and Martín Sánchez. Former senior associates Carlos Jiménez and Francisco Glennie were promoted to the partnership in July 2021 and, together with fellow partner Patrick Meshoulam (who mdae partner in 2020), constitute considerable additional capacity at the practice. Key support comes from senior associates Anacandy Perusquía and Juan Pablo Betancourt. Recent highlights include advising SoftBank as lead investor in a $225m equity investment in Mexican used car platform Kavak.

Practice head(s):

Pablo Mijares; Francisco Fuentes; Ricardo Maldonado

Testimonials

‘They have the best knowledge, the highest projection and not only understand the legal issues, but also understand the business perfectly.’

‘Always innovating and at the forefront, trying to generate lower costs for their clients but better service.’

‘They are very creative lawyers, always looking for new business strategies, always within the current legal framework. They understand and have a clear knowledge of the risks that each transaction may entail, which is why I find their advice priceless. In negotiations there is never a lack of professional ethics and a business vision that benefits all parties involved.’

‘The corporate and M&A team is exceptional. They have extensive experience, are very technical, know the client and their needs well. They are certainly above average.’

‘In times of pandemic they have excelled in being technological and responsive. They provide solutions to the client to have virtual meetings and remote consultations, without affecting the quality of the work and with innovative solutions.’

‘Excellent preparation and efficient in time and results. I would highlight Ricardo Maldonado, Francisco Glennie, Francisco Ibañez, and Carlos Jiménez.’

Key clients

Enverlis / Bio Pappel

ICA Tenedora

Grupo Televisa

Softbank

Riverstone

AEA Investors

Actis

BBVA

Mezcal de Amor

Alfa

Bayer México

Aleatica

Grupo Landsteiner

IEnova

Mexico > Real estate Tier 1

Stand-out practitioner Lorenza Langarica, who regularly advises on local and cross-border procurement and joint venture activities, co-heads the 16-strong practice at Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C., together with Eugenio Macouzet, who handles the legal and regulatory aspects of real estate investment in the commercial, residential, hospitality and industrial segments. The ‘excellent practice’ includes two specialised sub-groups; one focused on tax and the structuring of real estate deals, while the other undertakes the contracting of rights of way, rights of use and similar structures necessary for infrastructure projects such as roads, gas ducts, energy plants and wind farms. The experienced Manuel Echave, who is a popular choice for developers and promoters to manage financings for the purchase or construction of real estate projects; and senior associate Carlos Jiménez, who has growing knowledge of portfolio acquisitions and has represented several FIBRAs in financing transactions, are other key figures in the department.

Practice head(s):

Lorenza Langarica; Eugenio Macouzet

Testimonials

‘Excellent practice, very attentive, the best law firm we know to date.’

‘They are qualified lawyers, committed to quality and responsiveness to clients.’

‘They have a great legal and professional background, as well as technical knowledge in the real estate sector. The availability and attentiveness with which they play their role in the services they provide is unmatched in the sector.’

Key clients

Be Grand

Goldman Sachs Real Estate

Grupo Xtra

Parks Hospitality

Advance Real Estate

Hermes Desarrollos Turistícos

Banco Sabadell

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

Fibra Monterrey

Grupo Presidente

BBVA

Mexico > Competition and antitrust Tier 2

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. houses a seven-strong practice that stands out for its capabilities in merger control and filings before the competition authorities, investigations, antitrust litigation, and general compliance matters. The team is well known for challenging rulings and resolutions before the COFECE, FTI, and the Mexican Federal Courts. Three partners are at the helm of the department: Francisco Fuentes Ostos and Pilar Mata Fernández, who are both very experienced in merger control and antitrust work, both contentious and advisory; and the recently appointed Carlos Orcí, who is praised for being ‘extremely reliable’, and as a ‘go to partner for COFECE matters in Mexico’. Orcí is particularly strong in investigations work.

Practice head(s):

Francisco Fuentes Ostos; Pilar Mata Fernandez; Carlos Orcí Berea

Testimonials

‘Very responsive, detail oriented, and excellent risk-reward analysis’

‘Carlos Orci Berea is excellent and extremely reliable. He provides very commercial advice that balances strategic and economic objectives with clear-eyed assessments of antitrust risk’

‘They have always given us a very professional service’

‘We trust Carlos Orci with all of our competition matters in Mexico. He is our go to partner for COFECE matters in Mexico. He is extremely capable, responsive, client-oriented and friendly to work with’

Key clients

Alfa / Alpek

Union Pacific Railroad

Grupo Televisa

Softbank

Atlas Renewable Energy

Riverstone

Brookfield Asset Management

Ingenieros Civiles Asociados (ICA)

Macquarie Mexican Infrastructure Fund (MMIF)

Citi Group

Barclays Bank

Actis Energy

AXA

Fibra MTY

Nippon Steel Corporation

Arauco

Ball Corporation

Cardif

Inova / Sempra

G500 Networks

Buro de Credito

Aleatica

ICA Tenedora

Cablevision

Mexico > Energy and natural resources Tier 2

Combining specialised regulatory know-how with the firepower of a leading transactional practice, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. brings to bear its expertise in regulatory matters, M&A, project finance, litigation and environmental and tax law, to offer services across the breadth of energy sector. The nine-strong department regularly handles major oil-and-gas and renewables mandates, from infrastructure developments, joint ventures and M&A, through to long-term auctions in the power sector. It is co-led by partners Horacio De Uriarte, who is well versed in the renewables segment (particularly solar and wind); Pilar Mata Fernández, who advises on all aspects of projects, and structured and corporate finance across the energy and infrastructure sectors; and transactional, corporate and finance expert, Patricio Trad. Semi-senior associate Aisha Calderón is another name to note.

Practice head(s):

Horacio de Uriarte; Pilar Mata; Patricio Trad

Testimonials

‘The responsiveness of the firm has been in line with the needs of the company, in addition to the professionalism with which they have advised us. The additional knowledge of project financing is a plus that the company values when working with them. I would highlight Horacio M. de Uriarte and  Francisco Romero.’

Key clients

Premier Oil

Talos Energy

Actis No Atlas Renewable Energy (Mexico)

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA)

Riverstone Holdings

Infraestructura Energética Nova (IEnova)

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV)

Alpek (Grupo ALFA)

BP Energy

Neoen

Zuma Energía

Alten

Mexico > Projects and infrastructure Tier 2

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. houses ‘one of the strongest practices in the market with extensive knowledge of the infrastructure and energy sectors’. Headed by an accomplished trio consisting of Pilar Mata Fernández (bidding processes; projects, structured and corporate finance across the energy, infrastructure and other sectors); Horacio De Uriarte (a leading expert in renewables matters); and renowned corporate finance practitioner Patricio Trad, the practice undertakes a wide array of projects, financings (including non-recourse finance) and PPPs across the oil, gas, power, transportation, water and waste segments. A younger generation of partners includes Francisco Glennie and Carlos Jiménez -both raised to the partnership in July 2021; while key associate-level support comes from corporate and transactional senior Anacandy Perusquía. Francisco Lascurain moved to Latham & Watkins LLP in New York July 2021.

Practice head(s):

Pilar Mata; Horacio de Uriarte; Patricio Trad

Testimonials

‘Top practice in project finance, infrastructure, and power / renewable energy in Mexico. Outstanding specialists in electricity generation, deep and current in these markets. Patricio Trad Cepeda and Aisha Calderon Moises – deep domain expertise in energy and power generation.’

‘They are committed to gender diversity.’

‘One of the strongest practices in the market with extensive knowledge of the infrastructure and energy sectors. In particular Horacio de Uriarte is a very professional lawyer and always a pleasure to work with.’

‘Highly professional, dedicated, client-focused team with good knowledge of the sector.’

‘Horacio de Uriarte and Pilar Mata are two very experienced professionals. They are respected by other lawyers and by financial institutions, they give security to the client, they know how to balance client protection with being practical to make transactions work and move forward.’

‘They are well connected with regulatory bodies when required and handle many precedents because of their extensive track record.’

Key clients

Aleatica

ICA Tenedora / Empresas ICA

Atlas Renewable Energy Mexico

Autopista Urbana Norte (Aleatica)

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV)

IEnova

Banco Mercantil del Norte (Banorte)

Red de Carreteras de Occidente

Actis

BBVA Mexico

Banco Santander (México)

North American Development Bank

Alten Renewable Energy

HSBC México

Mexico > Compliance Tier 3

Hailed by clients as an ‘excellent law firm’, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. boasts a seven-strong corporate liability and criminal compliance practice, that sits within the firm's broader global investigations group, which also includes members of the labour and litigation teams. The arrival of department-head Gabriel Calvillo back in 2018 has clearly bolstered the area, which handles both prevention programs and defence strategies with regard to industrial and white-collar crime, as well as advice on compliance, anti-corruption and anti-money laundering, among other matters. Currently of counsel, Calvillo, who is regarded as a ‘true leader in his field’, is a former head of the specialised prosecutor's unit of the Attorney General's Office, and an ex-Deputy Attorney General of environmental agency PROFEPA, which issued the first protocol of corporate criminal liability. He is closely supported by partner Claudio Jiménez and experienced associate Claudia Aguilar, who has a focus on criminal defence in federal and state litigation nationwide (primarily in relation to financial and environmental crime).

Practice head(s):

Gabriel Calvillo

Testimonials

‘Their criminal compliance team is unique and rare to find in other corporate law firms.’

‘Gabriel Calvillo is a true leader in his field and one of the few lawyers in Mexico that has full expertise in this matter.’

‘Excellent law firm.’

‘Their key qualities are experience, prompt attention and problem solving. Its key professionals are Gabriel Calvillo and Claudia Aguilar.’

Mexico > Tax Tier 3

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. houses a ‘superb tax practice’ co-led by partners Manuel Tamez, a recognised expert in tax advisory matters (particularly regarding tax planning related to day-to-day operations); and two tax-litigation heavyweights - Nora Morales and Enrique Ramírez, who joined from EY in April 2020. Morales focuses on transfer pricing, tax treaty benefits and financial entities; while Ramírez is well-versed in tax planning and audits. The 18-strong department, housing both lawyers and accountants, has a focus on large foreign and Mexican multinationals from the manufacturing, energy and consumer sectors.

Practice head(s):

Manuel Tamez; Nora Morales Rodríguez; Enrique Ramírez Figueroa

Testimonials

‘They stand out for their pragmatic approach, for being highly knowledgeable and well connected. They are business oriented as well’

‘Partners Enrique Ramírez, Nora Morales and Manuel Tamez are really engaged with client’s needs and highly knowledgeable. Associate Luis Monroy González really stands out in the tax practice’

‘Enrique Ramirez and Nora Morales have a lot of experience in litigation matters, especially tax litigation’

‘They have a superb tax practice. They delve deeply into the requirements and problems of their clients, always proposing possible solutions adapted to the characteristics of their clients’

‘The incorporation of Enrique Ramirez and his team undoubtedly puts them among the best in terms of tax practice in Mexico. He is one of the best tax lawyers and has been able to put together an outstanding team’

Key clients

Sempra Energy

Ford

Aptiv

Beam Suntory

Flextronics

KOF

CEMEX

Televisa

Grupo Bimbo

Yum! Brands

Mexico > Bankruptcy and restructuring Tier 4

Full-service firm Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. fields a team of ‘highly skilled individuals’ in bankruptcy and insolvency, headed by 'excellent lawyer' Everardo Espino, an experienced practitioner in this field. The team draws on its expertise in complex and cross-border insolvency proceedings and financial restructurings, offering advisory and litigation services to creditors, insolvency practitioners, corporate debtors and their directors. Regular advisors to national and international banking institutions, as well as companies, the department also has a solid second line of associates, including Ramiro Cota.

Practice head(s):

Everardo Espino

Testimonials

‘They are very knowledgeable and technical. Good legal planning and strategy as well as personal attention’

‘Everardo Espino is an excellent lawyer, good attention and friendly treatment. He always has availability in his agenda to attend to urgent matters. He has an excellent background’

‘The practice is comprised of highly skilled individuals. Their specific knowledge and know-how is leading in their field’

‘Knowledge of the issues and ability to solve problems and alternatives for the situations that arise’

‘Everardo Espino and Ramiro Cota – knowledge, attention, treatment, ability to resolve issues’

‘It is an excellent firm’

‘The service is excellent, the billing is on time and the response times are immediate’

Key clients

Grupo Famsa

Estudios y Servicios Ecológicos y Ambientales de Tabasco

PEMEX

Grupo Aeroportuario Centro Norte (OMA)

Octaedro Constructora and Ingeniería para la Infraestructura Camino

Mexico > Environment Tier 4

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. houses a young practice, created around counsel and department head Gabriel Calvillo and senior associate Paula Pérez. The team has a focus on transactional matters, particularly in energy-related deals, and also advises on matters ranging from environmental M&A due diligence, compliance with environmental regulations (including water exploitation, wastewater discharge and handling of waste), to environmental litigation, environmental risk evaluations, and environmental damage and liability. Its client roster includes key players from the infrastructure, renewable energy and real estate sectors.

Practice head(s):

Gabriel Calvillo

Testimonials

‘The team is business oriented, and they generate a lot of confidence in the client because they do things right’

‘Lorenza Langarica supported us together with the young environmental area of the firm in an operation. The report was clear and objective, focusing on the important issues, including the environmental part. Both were extraordinary, warm, practical and client-focused’

‘Paula Perez and Moises Grinberg are absolute allies for the business’

Key clients

Arauco Industria de México

Ascenty

Atlas

Bayer de México

FRV Potrero Solar

Mexico > Dispute resolution: litigation Tier 5

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C. fields a ‘very robust and specialised’ litigation department and is frequently engaged in complex civil and commercial litigation, as well as in administrative proceedings against Federal and State authorities and Constitutional lawsuits before Federal Courts. Partner Everardo Espino heads the 13-strong practice group which has built a strong reputation in the restructuring and bankruptcy arena, while also collaborating closely with the transactional areas of the firm to mitigate risk; and in administrative proceedings involving antitrust, securities and environmental matters.

Practice head(s):

Everardo Espino

Testimonials

‘Their level of attention is very good, they have a very quick response capacity with good results. They are always up to date on regulatory reforms and constantly inform their clients if there are any relevant ones.’

‘Everardo Joaquin Espino and Santiago Costal have an excellent client relationship, are constantly up to date, have a great ability to explain matters clearly, as well as negotiation skills.’

‘It is a very robust and specialised team. Everardo Espino Guerrero provides direct, timely and accurate attention, adapting to the specific needs of each circumstance.’

‘They have a very competent team that handles multidisciplinary litigation.’

‘Excellent service, attention and dedication to matters. Availability to have meetings in person and remotely by excellent digital platforms, is the best of many firms in litigation, timely follow-up to matters. The attention, friendliness and quality of services makes it an excellent firm.’

Key clients

ICATEN (and various subsidiaries)

Concesionaria AT-AT

Pemez

Bansi

Fibrashop

Atlas

Bancrea

Promocasa

Banco Santander

Aleatica

Grupo OMA

Televisa

Elekta

Sago Electronics

Grupo Famsa

Roca Investments

Banorte

Riverstone

Eurus/Coromuel

EXI

Areas/Aerocomidas

Broxel

Deutsche Bank

Grup Eco

Intertug

Vinte

Grupo Financiero Banorte

Mexico > Intellectual property Tier 5

Counsel Alejandro Díaz heads the IP practice at Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C., bringing to the department his extensive expertise on trade marks, copyright and IP litigation; privacy and data protection; domain-name dispute resolution; advertising regulatory issues; licensing and franchising agreements; and entertainment, IT and sports law. As part of a full-service firm, the six-strong team also participates frequently in high-profile transactions involving significant market players.

Practice head(s):

Alejandro Díaz

Testimonials

‘Openness and time flexibility’

Key clients

IEnova (Infraestructura Energética Nova)

Citibanamex

Grupo Gayosso

Grupo Televisa

Thor Urbana

Prada

Molson Coors Beverage Company

Entertainment One (eOne)

Mercado Libre

Robert Bosch

Shopify

Kua Mex Foods

Tip de México

Fox Telecolombia

Mexico > Labour and employment Tier 5

In 2017, department-head Claudio Jiménez De León (together with the entire team of his former labour boutique) joined Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes S.C., to boost the firm's labour and employment practice, which today is lauded as ‘undoubtedly one of the best teams specialised in labour matters in Mexico’. The 12-strong team attends a large client base, partly providing stand-alone labour advice and a solid, specialist litigation capability, and partly collaborating with the firm's top-tier transactional teams on the labour aspects of corporate and M&A work. In addition to Jiménez, whose expertise ranges from consultancy and individual/collective litigation to appeal proceedings (amparo); experienced associate Rodrigo Del Valle is another name to note.

Practice head(s):

Claudio Jiménez de León

Testimonials

‘The staff are outstanding. They are very skilled and true allies in the prevention and resolution of labour disputes.’

‘Claudio Jiménez de León has given us an extraordinary service during all the years we have been working with him. He attends to all our matters personally, regardless of the amount.’

‘They are undoubtedly one of the best teams specialized in labour matters in Mexico. They have a very deep knowledge of labour laws. Their advice is practical and tailored to the commercial realities of our clients.’

‘I would highlight their ability to manage matters, follow up on costs and fees in a transparent manner, and monitor litigation in its different procedural stages.’

‘Their willingness, positiveness, availability and the proactive way they look for solutions are qualities we value in our organisation. In our line of work they provide ongoing support of current matters related to our contracts and agreements.’

Key clients

BNP Paribas

Hokchi Energy

Monterra Energy

Becle (Grupo Cuervo)

Atlético de Madrid Potosí

Grupo ICA (Ingenieros Civiles Asociados)

Ica Fluor Daniel

Rolex

Talos

Fieldwood Energy

The firm: Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, S.C. was founded in Mexico City in 1994, integrated by a team of the highest qualified lawyers, focused in providing professional legal services with the highest quality to meet its clients’ business needs. Today, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, S.C.  is a leading firm in the Mexican market, deeply committed to quality and responsiveness; it has established itself as one of the most prominent Mexican law firms and is recognized as one of the best firms in the country.

The firm started out as a financial, securities and M&A legal boutique.  Presently, we have 18 practice areas which allows us to offer a full-range of legal services to our clients.

International work:  Most of our lawyers and other professionals have completed graduate studies at foreign universities and have worked at US or UK law firms, which has allowed us to have a broader perspective on international legal systems and our clients’ needs.  The firm is part of TAXAND, a global network of more than 550 tax partners, over 2,500 professionals and present in nearly 50 countries. It is also a founding member of AFFINITAS, an alliance of Iberoamerican law firms that includes Barros & Errazuriz Abogados in Chile, Gomez-Pinzon Abogados in Colombia and Miranda & Amado in Peru.

Main areas of practice: Antitrust, arbitration, banking and finance, capital markets, corporate criminal liability and compliance, corporate services, energy, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation and arbitration, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, real estate,  sports and entertainment, tax advisory, controversy and litigation and telecommunications.

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust Francisco Fuentes ffuentes@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Antitrust Pilar Mata pmata@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Banking & Finance Ricardo Maldonado rmaldonado@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Capital Markets Ricardo Maldonado rmaldonado@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Capital Markets Martín Sánchez msanchez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Capital Markets Manuel Echave mechave@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Pablo Mijares pmijares@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Real estate/hotels and resorts Lorenza Langarica llangarica@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Energy Horacio de Uriarte hdeuriarte@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Energy Pilar Mata pmata@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Intellectual property Alejandro Díaz adiazm@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Labor and Employment Claudio Jiménez De León jimenezdeleon@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Project finance Horacio de Uriarte hdeuriarte@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Project finance Pilar Mata pmata@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Sports and entertainment Eugenio Macouzet emacouzet@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Environmental Gabriel Calvillo gcalvillo@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Tax Manuel Tamez mtamez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Telecommunications Francisco Fuentes ffuentes@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate Criminal Liability & Compliance Gabriel Calvillo gcalvillo@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Real Estate Ignacio Armida iarmida@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Ignacio Armida iarmida@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Eugenio Macouzet emacouzet@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Ricardo Maldonado rmaldonado@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Horacio de Uriarte hdeuriarte@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Lorenza Langarica llangarica@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Francisco Ibañez fibanez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Patrick Meshoulam pmeshoulam@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Martín Sánchez msanchez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Patricio Trad ptrad@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Francisco Fuentes ffuentes@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate Governance Ricardo Maldonado rmaldonado@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Corporate | M&A Manuel Echave mechave@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Litigation Everardo Espino eespino@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Litigation and Tax Controversy Nora Morales nmorales@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Litigation and Tax Controversy Enrique Ramírez eramirez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201-7400
Capital Markets Patrick Meshoulam pmeshoulam@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
Antitrust Carlos Orcí corci@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
Banking & Finance Pablo Mijares pmijares@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
Banking & Finance Manuel Echave mechave@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
Banking & Finance Francisco Ibañez fibanez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
Banking & Finance Martín Sánchez msanchez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
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Capital Markets Carlos Jiménez Cantú cjimenez@macf.com.mx +52 (55) 5201 7400
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 Jaime Cortés Rocha  photo Jaime Cortés Rocha Of Counsel
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Mr Rodrigo Del Valle  photo Mr Rodrigo Del Valle Senior Associate
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Mr Armando Elsharkawy  photo Mr Armando Elsharkawy Senior Associate
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Mr Francisco Fuentes Ostos  photo Mr Francisco Fuentes Ostos Partner
Mr Francisco Glennie  photo Mr Francisco Glennie Partner
Mr Fernando Guerrero  photo Mr Fernando Guerrero Senior Associate
 Francisco Ibañez  photo Francisco Ibañez Partner
 Carlos Jiménez  photo Carlos Jiménez Partner
 Claudio Jiménez De León  photo Claudio Jiménez De León Partner
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 Eugenio Macouzet de León  photo Eugenio Macouzet de León Partner
 Ricardo Maldonado Yañez  photo Ricardo Maldonado Yañez Partner
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Mr Patrick Meshoulam  photo Mr Patrick Meshoulam Partner
Mr Pablo Mijares Ortega  photo Mr Pablo Mijares Ortega Partner
Mr Luis Monroy  photo Mr Luis Monroy Senior Associate
Miss Nora Morales  photo Miss Nora Morales Partner
Ms Adriana Morales Figueroa  photo Ms Adriana Morales Figueroa Of Counsel
 Carlos Orcí  photo Carlos Orcí Partner
 Paula Pérez  photo Paula Pérez Senior Associate
 Anacandy Perusquía  photo Anacandy Perusquía Senior Associate
 Enrique Ramírez  photo Enrique Ramírez Partner
 Pablo Ramírez  photo Pablo Ramírez Senior Associate
 Martín Sánchez Bretón  photo Martín Sánchez Bretón Partner
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