Firm Profile > Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C. > Mexico City, Mexico

Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C.

Dispute resolution Tier 1

Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C. is 'an excellent litigation law firm - creative, persistent and effective'. The six-partner team has an 'international and multidisciplinary way of dealing with the cases' and is praised for its selection of 'young, energetic and very capable lawyers'. The team boasts some of the country's leading litigators, including  the 'outstandingCarlos Malpica (constitutional / administrative litigation), the 'well-seasonedJuan Jose Iturbe (commercial litigation / bankruptcy), who is 'always on top of the details', the 'very capable and highly engagedRodrigo Buj (administrative and anti-trust litigation / arbitration), and the 'great litigation expertHoracio Paredes (constitutional litigation). The firm recently defended Energía Eólica del Sur in a landmark constitutional case brought by members of Indian communities regarding the development of Latin America's largest wind farm project.  Alvaro Huerta is also recommended for his administrative IP litigation expertise, while Rolando Zarate and counsel Fernando de Ovando are experienced in commercial litigation and arbitration.

Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C. is a go-to Mexican litigation boutique designed to deal with complex cases. The team is formed with highly qualified individuals educated in the best Mexican, US and European law schools, with professional experience in other countries as well as in the Supreme Court of Justice and the Mexican Judiciary.

While the firm comprises litigation attorneys, its lawyers have experience in civil and commercial law, antitrust, telecoms, securities, intellectual property, restructures, bankruptcy, energy, banking and capital market transactions. The firm’s diverse litigation areas of practice and the corporate and judicial background of the team enable it to provide multidisciplinary and creative solutions for clients. Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C. is recognized by clients and colleagues as one of the most effective litigation law firms in Mexico.

Areas of practice
Administrative litigation: the firm has broad experience representing multinational and domestic clients before and against authorities in financial, energy, port, tax, telecommunications and consumer matters, among others.

Constitutional litigation: the firm represents international and local clients in disputes that involve the unconstitutionality of laws and governmental actions. The firm litigates for the protection of its clients’ constitutional and international fundamental rights.

Antitrust litigation: the firm represents international and local clients in their antitrust contentious matters. Malpica, Iturbe, Buj y Paredes, S.C. has successfully defended clients’ interests during all stages of the antitrust proceedings carried out by the Mexican Antitrust Commission, from the investigation through the challenge, in all of its stages, of sanctions imposed on its clients for alleged anti-competitive practices.

Civil and commercial litigation: the firm assists clients in negotiations and disputes that involve economic interests that arise from their civil, commercial and financial relationships. It has successfully litigated matters before the different Mexican federal and local courts, obtaining important results for its clients.

Bankruptcy: the firm has participated in negotiations and bankruptcy proceedings, obtaining the recognition and payment of credits due by insolvent companies, before and during the course of the bankruptcy proceedings.

Arbitration: the firm represents clients in arbitrations followed by the most prestigious national and international arbitration institutions, protecting the interests of its clients in each one the arbitral stages, as well as in the judicial proceedings that derive or are necessary to enforce the arbitral award.

Intellectual property: the firm represents its clients in the enforcement and protection of their intellectual property rights.

Department Name Email Telephone
Administrative litigation Carlos Malpica Hernández E:
Administrative litigation Rodrigo Buj García E:
Constitutional litigation Carlos Malpica Hernández E:
Constitutional litigation Horacio Paredes Vázquez E:
Antitrust litigation Rodrigo Buj García E:
Antitrust litigation Horacio Paredes Vázquez E:
Commercial litigation; bankruptcy Carlos Malpica Hernández E:
Commercial litigation; bankruptcy Juan José Iturbe López E:
Arbitration Rodrigo Buj García E:
Arbitration Rolando Zárate Guzmán E:
Intellectual property Alvaro Huerta Gonzalez E:
Intellectual property Juan José Iturbe López E:
Other fee-earners : 18
Total staff : 29
Partners : 6