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Guerra González y Asociados, S.C.

SANTA MARGARITA 232, COL INSURGENTES SAN BORJA, DEL. BENITO JUAREZ, C.P. 03100 CIUDAD DE MÉXICO
Tel:
Work +52 55 5488 6100
Fax:
Fax +52 55 5543 6621
Email:
Web:
www.guerragonzalez-abogados.com
Baja California, Matamoros, Mexico City, Monclova, Monterrey, San Diego

Patricio Hidalgo Estrada

Tel:
Work 52 (55) 5488 6105
Email:
Web:
www.guerragonzalez-abogados.com
Guerra González y Asociados, S.C.

Work Department

Patricio F. Hidalgo Estrada is member of Guerra González y Asociados S.C.since 1997. He became Junior Partner in 2008 and Senior Partner in 2009.

Position

He has legal experience since 1997 specializing in litigation in Civil, Administrative and Commercial matters, as well as in Insolvency and Restructuring Proceedings, Constitutional Proceedings and Alternative Dispute Resolutions.

Career

CONFERENCES

  • Mexico City, Mexico (2010).INSOL International Mexico City One Day Seminar”, in which Guerra González y Asociados S.C. participated as sponsor.
  • New York City, USA (2009). “Ninth Annual International Insolvency Conference”.
  • New York City, USA (2008) “United Nations New York Convention Day and the 11th IBA International Arbitration Day”.
  • Mexico City, Mexico (2007). “First National Insolvency Law Conference”.
  • New York City, USA (2007). “Seventh Annual International Insolvency Conference”.
  • Mexico City, Mexico (2006). “Second Latin American Insolvency Law Conference”, in which Guerra González y Asociados S.C. participated as sponsor.
  • New York City, USA (2005). “Fifth Anniversary Conferenceof the International Insolvency Institute” conference in which Guerra González y Asociados, S.C. participated as member of the “International Litigation Panel”. The firm hosted the lecture entitled “The World´s Most Important Current International Insolvency Cases. Mexico: Altos Hornos de México, S.A. de C.V. (AHMSA), Grupo Acerero del Norte, S.A. de C.V. (GAN)”.

Languages

English and Spanish.

Member

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Education

Co-author since 2007 of numerous articles published in the “Insolvency Newsletter” from the “International Law Office” based in London. Some of his articles are: “Restructuring & Insolvency Mexico”, Directors´ Duties and Liabilities 2009”, “Corporate Governance & Directors´ Duties 2007”, among others.

Patricio F. Hidalgo Estrada holds a “Master in Law (LL.M.) with major in“Corporate Law” issued in 2004 by “New York University”(N.Y.U). At the time he approved the “New York Bar” exam.

He received his “B.A. in Law” with Honors in 2001 from “Universidad Iberoamericana” campus Mexico City, Mexico.

He has a under-graduate diploma in “English Legal Methods” issued by “Cambridge University”, campus Cambridge, England. At the same city he coursed the seminar in Legal English at “The Bell Language School”.


Mexico

Bankruptcy and restructuring

Within: Bankruptcy and restructuring

Especially known for its litigation work, Guerra González y Asociados, S.C. is ‘undoubtedly a band 1 bankruptcy firm’, according to peers. The team has been active on all the country’s recent most high-profile bankruptcy cases, including representing the sponsor in the MXN$130bn restructuring of Empresas ICA; Altos Hornos (AHMSA) in its $1bn restructuring; and Oro Negro in its $1bn insolvency, among others. All thirteen partners at the firm cover bankruptcy matters, but the core team comprises Jaime Guerra González (‘a legend in bankruptcy proceedings’), ‘talented’ Jesús A Guerra Méndez, Patricio F Hidalgo Estrada and senior associate Elías Mendoza Murguía.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Guerra González y Asociados, S.C. is ‘very good in bankruptcy matters’ but enjoys an equally strong reputation in general commercial disputes, including shareholder litigation. A mark of the practice’s standing is the fact that it is regularly referred work by firms without Mexican litigation capabilities, and it fields a selection of excellent practitioners, most notably founding partner Jaime Guerra González. Other key partners are Jesus Guerra Méndez, Patricio Hidalgo Estrada and Elias Mendoza.

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