Basic facts about the department
- 7 partners
- 28 other qualified lawyers
What the team is known for Dynamic player maintaining a stellar reputation in the local market for its wide-ranging practice. Full-service capabilities with expertise spanning corporate, finance, real estate, labour and IP work. Regularly advises major clients from a range of industries, with particularly strong activity in advising foreign investors. Additional offices in Mexico City, Veracruz and Houston.
"We have had a very positive experience working with this firm. The lawyers are extremely responsive; they take the time to explain the intricacies of Mexican law and how its processes work, and they are practical and proactive in their approach. They represent us very well and go out of their way to resolve our issues."
"The firm offers an excellent service: its lawyers are highly capable in their respective practice areas and they are very responsive."
Work highlights Advised China Communications Construction Company in the planning of the Science City project, which consists of the development of a technology park containing power generation and water treatment plants.
Sources describe leading practitioner Alejandro Ripoll as "a studious, intelligent lawyer and a visionary in corporate matters." They add: "He is a brilliant practitioner who is highly dynamic and business-oriented." He offers substantial expertise in a wide variety of corporate issues, as well as in work involving the energy and infrastructure sectors.
Key partner Diego Ramos Castillo focuses his practice on litigation and arbitration for domestic and foreign companies. He attracts praise from sources, who describe him as "a very intelligent lawyer with a clear business vision." They add: "He is highly capable and studious, and he offers very good alternative solutions to our issues."
Associate Emmanuel Ibarra Castillo is specialised in labour and social security matters. Clients appreciate his service, calling him "a solid and pragmatic lawyer," and adding: "He is an expert in labour matters and is very clear in his answers."
Significant clients Grupo Financiero Banorte, Egis Group, Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, El Informador Diario Independiente, Bosch.