The firm’s large group of lawyers and support staff are committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards. Constantly exposed to the international legal system, many of Basham, Ringe y Correa’s lawyers and other professionals have completed graduated studies at foreign universities and have worked at companies and law firms abroad.
Basham’s preventive and strategic consulting in all types of law allows the firm to offer its client effective, complete and timely solutions to their concerns. The firm’s in depth knowledge and insight into international as well as the domestic market including economic trends, and current affairs give the firm a solid base and perspective in order to offer fully-integrated and tailored solutions to every client. It is because these qualities and values, that its clients have continued to entrust their legal affairs to Basham, Ringe y Correa for many years.
The firm’s lawyers actively participate in worldwide associations, as well as in international transactions, something which has promoted the exchange of information and experience. This in turn improves the firm growing capacity to serve its clients by constantly adjusting to the dynamics of the global business environment. Basham, Ringe y Correa is aware that each client requires objective counseling, experience, professionalism and trustworthy people. The firm’s lawyers are well-known leaders in their respective fields of specialisation and are committed to provide legal services at the highest standards of quality.
The firm actively encourages the participation of all of its lawyers in pro bono work for charitable institutions and not-profit organisations, among others. For this purpose the firm has created the Basham, Ringe y Correa Foundation.
Basham, Ringe y Correa is the Lex Mundi Representative for Mexico. The firm is also member of IUS Laboris, World Services Group (WSG), Fraudnet and Club de Abogados, among other organisations. The honour that Basham most highly esteems however, is the fact that many clients have relied on Basham as their preferred law firm for decades.
The firm has received the following awards:
■“Firm of the Year in Mexico” by Who´s Who Legal from 2007 through 2016
■“Mexico Client Service Award” granted by Chambers Latin America in 2014
■“Gold Award” As Best Mexican Firm in Mexico in 2010, 2012, 2015 and 2016, “Silver Award” granted by International Legal Alliance Summit in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014.
■“Silver Award” as the best Intellectual Property Mexican Firm in 2016, granted by Leaders League
■“Mexico Tax Disputes Firm of the Year” By the International Tax Review in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
■“Best Tax Firm” granted by World Finance in 2013
■“Mexico Tax Court Firm of the Year” by the International Tax Review in 2015
■ “The Pro Bono Award” by Fundacion Appleseed de Mexico, A.C. in 2014
■“Mexico Patent Firm of the Year Award” granted by Managing Intellectual Property in 2016.
Basham has been distinguished as a leading firm in pro bono work, as a recipient of the: “Pro Bono Leading Light” recognition by the Latin Lawyer magazine in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
In addition, the firm has been included as one of the “places where everyone wants to work” in the “Super Empresas 2012 and 2013” (2012, 2013 Business Enterprises) ranking by the Expansion magazine and the firm’s lawyers have been internationally recognised in different publications, such as Chambers Latin America, Chambers Global, Who’s Who Legal, Latin Lawyer and IFLR 1000
The firm has regulatory and practical expertise in all areas of modern practice and advises clients in investment, joint ventures, domestic and international tax planning, in-bond manufacturing, tax, mergers and acquisitions, trust, insurance, business organizations, international trade, NAFTA and WTO matters, anti-dumping duties, intellectual property, administrative law, biddings, privatisation, government regulations, immigration, labour, social security, consumer protection, environmental law health, energy, telecommunications, transportation, aviation, railroads, maritime law, tourism, litigation, arbitration, criminal law and testamentary, real estate compliance, life sciences and agrarian matters. The firm also has specialised litigation departments for civil, commercial, criminal, tax and administrative law as well as in commercial arbitration and constitutional proceedings (amparo).