Managing Partner: Edgar Anaya Bourgoing
Senior Partner: Fabiola Díaz Prado
Number of partners: 2
Number of other lawyers: 10
Anaya Abogados is one of the leading and most innovative legal firms based in Mexico City. The firm offers integral and effective legal solutions to Mexican and international clients of different business sectors. The knowledge of the Mexican legal framework and the constant update in the international context, transform the firm into an essential partner for the development of the entrusted projects. The commitment with legal profession and the loyalty to its clients for many years define the firm as an extraordinary option for legal representation in Mexico, with global focus, high expertise and specialised solutions tailored to the circumstances of each project.
Main Areas of Practice:
Anaya Abogados conducts general and specialised litigation to defend the rights of its clients against official governmental acts and resolutions.
Banking & Finance:
Anaya Abogados assists creditors and debtors, as well as local and international financial institutions in planning and performing projects´ financing, financial transactions and debt restructuring, including compliance with regulatory legislation for this sector. The practice includes assistance for the formation of investment trusts and guaranty trusts.
Anaya Abogados has broad experience in representing local and multinational clients in pre-merger filings with the Federal Economic Competition Commission, as well as in investigations and leniency programs resulting from the alleged commission of monopolistic practices. The firm also assists clients by reviewing their corporate practices, policies, and agreements, in order to assure compliance thereof with the applicable legal framework.
Anaya Abogados provides assistance to its clients in their compliance with their corporate obligations, including holding shareholders’ or partners’ meetings, meetings of the board of directors or managers, granting of powers of attorney, the submission of annual and quarterly reports before several authorities, among others.
Anaya Abogados assists local and multinational corporations in their incorporation, mergers, acquisitions and spin off transactions, joint ventures, corporate governance, corporate planning, drafting and negotiation of local and international contracts, due diligence and filings with governmental authorities.
Energy & Natural Resources:
Anaya Abogados offers legal counseling on procurement transactions with federal, state and municipal authorities and governmental agencies in the oil and gas, electricity and renewable energies sectors, including representation in bidding rounds and controversies.
Anaya Abogados provides strategic assistance in all stages of government procurement procedures and infrastructure projects either by direct assignment, invitation or bidding round. The firm also offers legal counseling on anticorruption compliance.
Anaya Abogados permanently offers legal advice on insurance policies, legal planning with respect to potential civil liability, and design risk management structures for maximizing business value. The firm also provides assistance in securing insurance licenses to operate in Mexico and advising on compliance issues for this sector.
Privacy & Data Protection:
Anaya Abogados advise clients on their proper data protection compliance, assisting them in the design and implementation of best practices and policies of privacy in accordance with Mexican regulations and international standards.
Anaya Abogados provides advice to companies and individuals with respect to tax compliance in Mexico and tax effects of local and cross-border transactions considering applicable local and state laws, as well as international treaties.
Tax Controversy & Litigation:
Anaya Abogados offers strategic and practical assistance to defend the rights of the clients in controversies against federal and local tax authorities.
Wealth & Tax Planning:
Anaya Abogados assists clients in management and disposition of the private wealth or corporate patrimony, minimizing the tax exposure of their transactions.
Anaya Abogados is renowned for representing leading multinational companies of different business sectors, as well as a vast number of local companies and individuals from Latin America, North America, the European Union, Asia and Australia. This has allowed the firm to provide effective solutions with full understanding of the characteristics of each project and maintaining the global perspective. The expertise of the firm and the specialisation of its lawyers have been recognized in conferences, events and forums organised by organisations highly specialised in legal matters around the world.
Languages: English, French, Spanish.
Anaya Abogados provides legal assistance for companies and individuals in major business sectors of the Mexican economy such as oil & gas, energy, telecommunications, infrastructure, banking, finance, steel, mining and massive consumption. The firm’s list of regular clients includes various Fortune 500 companies. The firm also provides assistance in private wealth and tax planning to individuals and families with different management needs, including estate and pre-migration planning.