Francisco Torres > Santamarina y Steta > Monterrey, Mexico > Lawyer Profile
Santamarina y Steta Offices
AV. RICARDO MARGAIN ZOZAYA 335, TORRE 1, FLOOR 7
COL. VALLE DEL CAMPESTRE
66265 GARZA GARCIÁ, NL
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Competition/Antitrust, Corporate Governance, Project Finance and Infrastructure, Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures, Insurance.
Francisco has 20+ years of experience providing advice to national and international clients in mergers and acquisitions operations related to the food, pharmaceutical, chemical, technological and retail sectors, among others, as well as in insurance and application of the new regulation governing insurers based on the Solvency II Directive of the European Union.
Barra Mexicana Colegio de Abogados, Nuevo León Chapter.
International Legal Fraternity Phi Delta Phi, Chapter Salinas Martinez.
International Bar Association (IBA).
JD with honors
1998, Facultad Libre de Derecho de Monterrey, Mexico
LL.M with specialization in Corporate Law
2006, Law School, New York University, USA
Specialization in Insurance
2015, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico
Santamarina y Steta is well-known for its activity with local insurance companies and foreign carriers undertaking insurance activities in Mexico, acting for said clients on contractual, corporate and regulatory matters. The well-respected practice, which also handles insurance issues for industry, such as E&O matters, is led by partner Francisco Torres from the Monterrey office; he is very experienced in M&A transactions involving Mexican insurance carriers. Support comes from Mexico City-based partner Carlos Olvera, who combines his practice with his excellent litigation skills.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Banking and finance
- Competition and antitrust
- Corporate and M&A
- Dispute resolution: litigation
- Real estate
- Capital markets
- Intellectual property
- International trade and customs
- Life sciences
- Projects and infrastructure
- Bankruptcy and restructuring
- Energy and natural resources