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Cuesta Campos y Asociados S.C.

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Benefits from relevant experience advising on corporate mandates and is routinely sought out by clients to assist with joint ventures, M&A transactions and corporate restructuring. Offers broad coverage of the market through its offices in Mexico City, Guadalajara and Guanajuato.

Strengths

One impressed client lauds: "The service is timely and always delivered with professionalism and attention to detail. The team is very well qualified and offers legal solutions that guarantee the short and long-term operations of the company. It is definitely a recommended firm which is focused on the client."

Work highlights

Assisted Wizeline with the establishment of its operations in Mexico.

Notable practitioners

Department co-head Azucena Marin boasts solid expertise in advising national and international clients on a wide range of Mexican transactions. "She is a good and professional lawyer," notes one source, while a peer says: "She is a machine. She is really focused on M&A and a really good lawyer."

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Overview

Cuesta Campos represents more than 350 Mexican subsidiaries of leading multinational companies on their legal needs in Mexico, acting as their Mexican counsel on international business transactions.

The firm has broad experience on mergers and joint ventures in a variety of industries and business sectors, providing creative tailor-made solutions to clients' M&A legal needs.

Due diligence audits comprise the review and analysis of, among others, corporate matters, tax, foreign trade, labor, environmental, compliance, antitrust, FCPA, real estate and financial. Cuesta Campos has participated on many large and complex M&A transactions, including private and public investments, joint ventures, as well as ongoing businesses, private acquisitions or sales of Mexican subsidiaries, and has designed efficient corporate and tax structures used as corporate vehicles. Foreign clients applaud the team’s ability to introduce them to the Mexican market and guiding them through the alternatives to do business in Mexico with a soft-landing approach.

The corporate team has incorporated experienced lawyers with LLM studies in leading universities in Mexico and abroad. 

Cuesta Campos has developed a unique expertise in M&A transactions with a strong focus on anticorruption and compliance matters. The firm has strong antitrust expertise in the review of filings for authorities’ approval.

Members

Cuesta, Hugo (Head of Department)

Marin, Azucena (Head of Department)

Bueno, Jesus

Padilla, Carlos

Sanchez, Rafael

Clients

COMPAS

Corteva

Crocs

Daimler

EFI Automotive

EP Minerals

Flex

Hella

Huntsman

Jabil

Kapsch TrafficCom

Kimberly-Clark

Macallan

Mercedes-Benz

Nike

Pacific Star

PepsiCo

Plexus

Rappi

Sanmina SCI

Skyworth Digital Technologies

Subway

Tennant

Virbac

ZF Sachs

Industries

Agribusiness

Automotive

Beer, Wine and Spirits

Construction

Consumer Goods

Energy

Financial Institutions

Fintech

IT

Manufacturing

Mining

Pharmaceutical

Corporate/M&A Department

Cuesta Campos y Asociados S.C.

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Department location

Paseo de la Reforma 222, 9th Floor

Col. Juarez

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

06600

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Mexico

Corporate/M&A


Azucena Marin
Band 5