Firm Profile > Garza Tello-Clyde & Co Mexico > Mexico City, Mexico

Garza Tello-Clyde & Co Mexico
187-C 5TH PISO

Insurance Tier 2

Operating from its offices in Mexico City and Ciudad del Carmen, and working closely with colleagues in London, the practice at Garza Tello-Clyde & Co Mexico covers a wide range of claims for national and international insurers and reinsurers across various business lines, including general liability, product liability, D&O, E&O and professional liability. The ‘excellent’ five-strong team is led by renowned insurance expert Arturo Arista, who focuses on contentious mandates and is regarded by clients as ‘the person to turn to for advice about the insurance industry’. Working closely alongside Arista, senior counsel Daniel Ruíz, who specializes in contentious, regulatory and commercial insurance matters, is also a key figure. Since publication the firm has raised litigation and international arbitration specialist Vicente Banuelos Rizo to the partnership, effective May 2021.

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‘An excellent team of lawyers’

‘They understand the Mexican market very well, and their fluent English puts them in a privileged position to advise companies in the London and US markets’

‘Arturo Arista is the first name that comes to mind when you need an expert opinion. He’s definitely the person to turn to for advice about the insurance industry. Besides being an excellent professional, he’s a real gentleman’

Excellent communicators with clear and concise information on local market and rules of the court system in Mexico. Arturo Arista has excellent depth of knowledge in dealing with the local market and international reinsurers

Bankruptcy and restructuring Tier 4

Resulting from the merger between Garza Tello and Clyde & Co, the practice at Garza Tello-Clyde & Co Mexico has absorbed the high expertise of both firms in the bankruptcy (both domestic and international), litigation and arbitration arenas. The department is led by Vicente Bañuelos, former partner of Bufete Davalos y Asociados, who is very experienced in complex commercial, banking, financial, corporate and business litigation. In recent highlight-work, the firm was hired by Erkal Uluslararasi Naklitay Ve Tic and Eon Offshore to file a lawsuit against TRESE, with the objective of obtaining a bankruptcy declaration against the company, so as to recover sums owed to their clients.

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Key clients

Nordic Trustee

Paragon Offshore

Blake International

Erkal Uluslararasi Naklitay

Eon Offshore

Ranger Offshore

Novel Commodities

Coöperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank