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De la Vega & Martínez Rojas, S.C.
Guillermo González Camarena 1100 - Piso 7
Col. Santa Fé, Álvaro Obregón
C.P. 01210
Mexico

Mexico > Labour and employment Tier 2

The ‘combination of extensive experience and excellent legal strategy in labour matters’ makes De la Vega & Martínez Rojas, S.C. a strong choice for complex labour and employment matters in Mexico. The specialist boutique is without doubt one of the go-to names for multifaceted matters relating to collective bargaining agreements, and for tricky negotiations with unions across the spectrum of sectors. In 2022, Audi was a new addition to the firm’s impressive client base of multinationals; the team inspires loyalty in much of its client base, having retained a number of them over decades. The group is led by its two founding partners: Oscar de la Vega Gómez, whose recent caseload has included negotiations to avoid major strike action; and Ricardo Martínez Rojas, whose four decades of experience includes employment contracts, collective conflicts, employment litigation and employee compensation and benefits. Other key contacts in the practice include collective bargaining negotiations’ specialist, José María Galindo; and Jimena Adriana Sánchez Argoytia, who is the main contact for compliance matters and is strongly endorsed by clients. in a significant move, since publication the firm has opened an office in Monterrey (Nuevo Léon), positioning it well to deal with the labour aspects of near-shoring - effective as of February 2024.

Practice head(s):

Oscar de la Vega Gómez; Ricardo Martinez Rojas

Testimonials

This practice is characterised by its excellent lawyers, with great management of the most diverse labor issues and always at the forefront of labor law trends.

‘Excellence, business vision and timing. Especially Jimena Sanchez Argoytia.

Robust firm with experienced partners with an excellent track record and reputation.

The partners are up-to-date, have the ability to anticipate delicate situations in labor matters and advise us in a timely manner.

This firm has a combination of extensive experience and excellent legal strategy in labor matters. All members of the firm provide legal services of the highest quality.

In addition to legal services, they provide training and advice to improve labor relations in companies. They call it “labor engineering” and from my own experience I can say that it is a service that adds a lot of value to the human resources team and to companies in general. Notable members: Oscar de la Vega Gómez, Héctor de la Cruz, Jimena Sanchez Argoytia, Jose Maria Galindo.

Key clients

Audi Mexico

Volkswagen Mexico

Saint Gobain

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico

Royal Tech

Eaton Industries

Niagara Water

Sierra Norte Truck Center

Fruehauf de México

Goodyear

Continental Tire de México

Work highlights

  • Advised Audi México on an agreement on a 9.4% salary increase for 2023 with SITAUDI for employees located in San José Chiapa, preventing strike action.
  • Acted for Volkswagen Mexico on reaching a new agreement with a union that extended a pre-strike period.
  • Assisted Saint Gobain with a voting process to legitimise its union’s collective bargaining agreement.

Founded in 2016, De la Vega & Martínez Rojas is a law firm specialized in labor, social security, and immigration matters. We provide quality services to companies in different industry sectors, with the commitment to offer tailored solutions to our clients’ needs, including crisis mediation and regularization of their legal status.  The firm is a member of the L&E Global (an international organization that groups a large number of renowned legal firms worldwide); thus, our team can offer legal services in different jurisdictions. Some of these services are the resolution of collective disputes, individual litigations, labor consulting, and legal analysis for a better legal strategy, according to each case.

Given our experience in diverse industries, we understand each clients´ particular business environment, a condition that allows us to provide them with legal advice appropriate, realistic and in line with their business practices and specific markets.

At De La Vega & Martínez Rojas we support our clients with pragmatic strategies to achieve labor sustainability and generate value. Therefore, we constantly anticipate and innovate with a solid and efficient team of specialists, to consolidate ourselves as the labor law leader in the fostering of a better country. We are proud of the fact that companies that we work with, have improved their operations and performance, and consider us as a true business partner.

Department Name Email Telephone
Labor and Employment Oscar De la Vega Gómez
Labor and Employment Ricardo Martínez Rojas
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