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Gonzalez Calvillo, S.C.

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Gonzalez Calvillo houses an established corporate practice that represents national and international clients in a wide range of corporate matters. Its team is based in Mexico City and is highly experienced in M&A deals and corporate restructuring mandates, also advising clients on corporate governance issues, shareholder agreements and due diligence matters. Rappi, TPG Capital and Poseidon Asset Management are new client wins.

Strengths

A client says: "Something that distinguishes Gonzalez Calvillo's team is its resilience. The lawyers never lose sight of the details or what the transaction needs; they are always focused."

Work highlights

Gonzalez Calvillo's corporate team acted as counsel to Rappi México on its joint venture agreement with Grupo Financiero Banorte. The matter was valued at USD400 million.

Notable practitioners

Well-known practitioner Jorge Cervantes Trejo is well versed in assisting private equity funds with cross-border transactions. "Jorge Cervantes Trejo and his team are very skilled and knowledgeable, and are always ready to help and provide good advice," according to an interviewee, who also points to his solid reputation in the market in Mexico.

José Ignacio Rivero Andere "left a very good impression when leading the transaction," underscores a client, adding: "José Ignacio Rivero Andere is a very analytical and business-oriented person who provides a lot of support in the execution of deals." Based in Mexico City, he remains active in corporate matters.

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Overview

The firm is recognized as one of the leading law firms in Mexico in corporate law and M&A, by rendering comprehensive and sophisticated legal services to a wide range of clients from regulated to non-regulated sectors and industries. We have extensive experience providing legal and business advice and counseling to multinational and Mexican companies in all kinds of domestic and cross-border transactions.

We participate in all types and sizes of transactions involving corporate matters, M&A and private equity, including sales or acquisitions of equity interests, minority stakes and assets, financed purchases, capitalizations, corporate restructurings, spin-offs, split-offs, buyouts, privatizations, corporate restructurings, cross-border financing, divestitures, public tender offers for acquisitions, planning and implementation of partnerships, joint ventures strategic alliances, negotiated acquisitions. Our experience also includes privatizations of public entities, international public bids and working with entities of the Mexican government in strategic projects. 

Our services encompass all legal aspects of corporate nature, particularly the negotiation and execution of agreements and contracts, such as shareholder or partners’ agreements, purchase and sale agreements, merger agreements and contracts covering consortiums, joint ventures and other partnership arrangements, as well as venture capital and private equity investments.

Members

Ávila del Castillo, Enrique

Cervantes Trejo, Jorge

Cortés Alvarez, Jaime

González Calvillo, Enrique

Rojas Robleda, Rodrigo

Torres Gómez, José Víctor

Vargas Ateca, Gonzalo

Clients

Cision, Inc.

Citla Energy

Dhamma Energy Management

DuPont

Grupo Rotoplas

IENOVA

IFM Investors

Mexico Power Group

Olympus Partners

Sun Capital Partners, Inc. and Robertshaw US Holding Corp.

WSP – Parsons Brinckerhoff

Industries

Automobiles & Parts

Banks

Chemicals

Construction & Materials

Energy

Financial Services

Government

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Media

Mining & Metals

Real Estate

Retail

Technology

Telecommunications

Corporate/M&A

Gonzalez Calvillo, S.C.

firm
Location

Montes Urales 632

Lomas de Chapultepec

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

11000

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Mexico

Corporate/M&A


Jorge Cervantes Trejo
Band 4
José Ignacio Rivero Andere
Band 4