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EC Legal Rubio Villegas
MEXICO, D.F. 06500

Work Department

International Trade and Customs, Financial.




Joined Rubio Villegas y Asociados in 2002. He has been a Partner since 2006. His practice focuses on international trade remedies and customs, as well as in regulatory issues and anti-money laundering with respect to money service businesses. Juan Carlos has extensive experience in trade remedies investigations, as well as in customs law, NAFTA, WTO and administrative law. Before joining Rubio Villegas, he worked as a foreign associate in the international trade practice group at King & Spalding, LLP in Washington, D.C., where he was involved in several trade remedy cases before the U.S. International Trade Commission, the Department of Commerce, Dispute Settlement Panels of the World Trade Organization, and Panels established pursuant to chapter 19 of the NAFTA. Juan Carlos has been designated as a Panelist by the Mexico and the United States of America governments in the dispute settlement mechanism established pursuant to chapter 19 of the NAFTA.


Spanish and English


Leading Individual in Chambers Latin America and Chambers Global.
Who´s Who Trade & Customs, Best Lawyers.
Legal 500 Latin America.
Admitted to Practice in New York.


Law Degree, Universidad de las Américas-Puebla, 1995.
Master in Law, Georgetown University Law Center, 1999. Fulbright Scholar

Lawyer Rankings

Mexico > International trade and customs

(Leading individuals)

Juan Carlos PartidaEC Legal Rubio Villegas

EC Legal Rubio Villegas strikes the right note with its ‘first-class practice’, which offers extensive experience in anti-dumping, countervailing duties, and safeguard measures, while also offering a top notch expertise in trade remedies, IMMEX, Prosec, export promotion programs, rules of origin, and customs and origin audits. The 13-strong team is co-led by four partners: in Mexico City, Eduardo David and Juan Carlos Partida, who specialize primarily in trade remedy matters; and from Ciudad Juárez: maquiladora expert Fernando Holguín and Felipe Mendoza, who has vast experience advising on compliance with treaty-established rules of origin and verification of origin procedures. Arturo Bañuelos, in Mexico City, is another name to note.