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Galicia Abogados, S.C.

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Firm Details:

Total Headcount: +240

Partners: 36

Counsel: 5

Social Media: LinkedIn: @GaliciaMexico - Twitter: @GaliciaMex - Instagram: @galicia_mx

Offices: Mexico City and Monterrey, NL, Mexico

Contact us: [email protected]


THE FIRM

Galicia is the Mexican leading law firm with +28 years of experience helping its clients make better business decisions. Frontrunner in the legal Mexican and LatAm markets while prioritizing the development of a truly collaborative culture. Renowned law firm for its specialized knowledge in strategic sectors: financial, energy & infrastructure, private equity, regulated industries, real estate & hospitality and life sciences.

Galicia’s main differentiator in the Mexican legal market as a leading firm is the ability to provide a unique legal service offer that includes strong transactional and regulatory expertise coupled with strategic capabilities in litigation and ESG. Sustainability is at the top of the firm’s agenda when it comes to advising clients. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is part of Galicia’s core values. The firm's DEI-driven culture has positioned +21 women in partner, counsel, executive and management positions.


SUSTAINABLE AND SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS

Their Environmental and Sustainability Model is one-of-its-kind in the Mexican and LatAm legal markets being an ever-evolving program that assures equal growth in all aspects to achieve institutional goals. It is focus on Talent, Community, Integrity and Environment. Recognized as 2020 and 2021 Pro Bono Leading Light by the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice.


Galicia is signatory of the UN Global Compact, the UN Women Empowerment Principles (WEPs), the Green Pledge and other international organizations that promote Sustainable and Climate Change initiatives. In March 2021, the firm formalized its ESG practice and became the only Mexican leading firm with an integral offer in ESG advice with Band 1/Tier 1 experts.


CHAMBERS RECOGNITIONS

Ranked as top leading firm in Mexico by Chambers and Partners and awarded as 2013, 2015 & 2019 Mexico Law Firm of the Year, 2017 Latin America Law Firm of the Year and 2021 Client Service Award.


PRACTICE AREAS

  1. Banking & Finance
  2. Bankruptcy & Restructuring
  3. Capital Markets
  4. Competition
  5. Compliance & Investigations
  6. Corporate M&A
  7. Customs & International Trade
  8. Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
  9. Dispute Resolutions: Civil & Commercial Litigation
  10. Dispute Resolutions: Public Law
  11. Energy (Oil & Gas, Renewables & Power)
  12. Environment
  13. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)
  14. Fintech
  15. Infrastructure
  16. Intellectual Property, Data Privacy
  17. Insurance
  18. Labour & Employment (Consulting and Litigation)
  19. Life Sciences
  20. Mining
  21. Projects
  22. Real Estate
  23. Tax (Non-Contentious, Controversy and Litigation)
  24. Technology (E-Commerce), Media & Telecommunications
  25. Private Wealth Law


OUR TEAM

Co-Managing partners: José Visoso and Christian Lippert

Partners

  1. Manuel Galicia - M&A, B&F, Private Equity, ESG
  2. Carlos de Maria y Campos - Energy, Projects, Alternative Energy
  3. Jose Visoso - M&A, Private Equity, B&F
  4. Ignacio Pesqueira - Corporate, M&A, Private Equity
  5. Arturo Perdomo - M&A, B&F, Fintech
  6. Christian Lippert - M&A, Antitrust, Compliance, Private Net Worth
  7. Humberto Pérez-Rocha - M&A, B&F, Insurance and Projects
  8. Francisco Fernández Cueto - Energy, Projects
  9. Alejandro de la Borbolla - M&A, Infrastructure
  10. Bernardo Martínez-Negrete - Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Projects
  11. Héctor Kuri - M&A, Mining
  12. Antonio Borja - Energy, Projects, ESG
  13. Daniel Amézquita - Public Law
  14. Maurice Berkman - Capital Markets, ESG
  15. Carlos Chávez - TMT, Antitrust, Compliance
  16. Mariana Herrero - Environmental, ESG
  17. Eugenio Sepúlveda - M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency, Projects
  18. Guillermo Pérez Santiago - Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, ESG
  19. Eduardo García-Travesi - Energy, Projects
  20. Ricardo García - M&A, Technology, E-Commerce
  21. Gabriela Pellón - Tax Consultancy, Private Net Worth
  22. Rodrigo Zamora - Civil & Commercial Litigation, Arbitration
  23. Rodrigo Rivera - Banking & Finance, Real Estate, ESG
  24. Ramiro Sandoval - M&A, Real Estate
  25. Cecilia Azar - Arbitration & Most in Demand Arbitrators
  26. Federico Scheffler - Tax Consultancy, Technology
  27. Edson Uribe - Tax Controversy
  28. Ernesto Partida - Energy, Projects
  29. Mario Valencia - Customs and International Trade
  30. Denise Lester - Tax Litigation
  31. Carlos Escoto - Environmental, ESG
  32. Rosemarie Mc Laren- Banking & Finance
  33. Juan Carlos Burgos – Antitrust, Compliance, TMT
  34. Octavio Cantón - Labor & Employment (Litigation)
  35. Eduardo Michán - Tax Non-Contentious
  36. Carlos Obregón - M&A, Capital Markets


Counsels

  1. Juan Pablo Cervantes - M&A, International Chambers Liaison
  2. Nadia Gonzalez - Labor & Employment, ESG
  3. Cecilia Rojas - Banking & Finance
  4. Lisandro Herrera - Life Sciences, IP, Technology
  5. Gerardo Rodríguez – Antitrust, Compliance, TMT


OFFICES

Mexico City Office

Torre del Bosque

Blvd. Manuel Ávila Camacho No. 24, 7th floor

Lomas de Chapultepec

11000, Mexico City

T. +52 (55) 55409200


Monterrey Office

Torre Sofía

Av. Ricardo Margaín No. 440, 9th Floor – 901. Valle de Campestre

66265, San Pedro Garza García, NL

T. +52 (81) 9689 9030

Galicia Abogados, S.C. rankings

Global Guide 2022
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Band
Mexico
Banking & Finance
1 Department
4 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Banking & Finance
1
Banking & Finance
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Manuel Galicia Romero
E
Manuel Galicia Romero
E
Eminent Practitioners
Arturo Perdomo Jiménez
2
Arturo Perdomo Jiménez
2
Band 2
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
2
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
2
Band 2
Cecilia Rojas
Cecilia Rojas
Associates to watch
Capital Markets
3 Ranked Lawyers
Lawyers
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
1
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
1
Band 1
3
Carlos F Obregón Rojo
3
Band 3
Maurice Berkman B
3
Maurice Berkman B
3
Band 3
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
5 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Corporate/M&A
1
Corporate/M&A
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Manuel Galicia Romero
E
Manuel Galicia Romero
E
Eminent Practitioners
José Visoso
1
José Visoso
1
Band 1
2
Carlos F Obregón Rojo
2
Band 2
Christian Lippert H
2
Christian Lippert H
2
Band 2
Ignacio Pesqueira Taunton
3
Ignacio Pesqueira Taunton
3
Band 3
Dispute Resolution: Administrative Litigation
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Daniel Amezquita Diaz
3
Daniel Amezquita Diaz
3
Band 3
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
2
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Rodrigo Zamora Etcharren
1
Rodrigo Zamora Etcharren
1
Band 1
Cecilia Azar Manzur
2
Cecilia Azar Manzur
2
Band 2
Dispute Resolution: Civil & Commercial Litigation
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Rodrigo Zamora Etcharren
3
Rodrigo Zamora Etcharren
3
Band 3
Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Cecilia Azar Manzur
1
Cecilia Azar Manzur
1
Band 1
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