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Galicia Abogados, S.C.

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GALICIA was founded in 1994, and have become Mexico’s leading transactional firm with a strong regulatory offering supported by strategic litigation capabilities. Awarded by Chambers as Latam Law Firm of the Year 2017 and Mexico Law Firm of the Year 2013, 2015 & 2019
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Firm Details

No. of Employees: +230

Social Media: Instagram: @galicia_mx - LinkedIn: @GaliciaMexico - Facebook: Galicia Abogados

Offices: Mexico City and Monterrey

Contact: [email protected]


Firm Overview

The firm has more than 25 years of experience advising a wide array of national and international clients. Renowned law firm for its impeccable reputation and knowledge in strategic sectors, such as: Financial, Energy & Infrastructure, Private Equity, Regulated Industries, Real Estate & Hospitality and Health.


Galicia’s main differentiator in the Mexican legal market as the only Top Tier / Band 1 firm, is our ability to provide an integral legal service offer that includes a combination of our unparalleled experience in transactional work, regulatory and compliance strengths and strategic litigation capabilities.


The firm's diversity and inclusion driven culture has positioned 16 women as leaders in different fields, such as: 6 practice areas, 3 counsel, 2 executive positions and +6 management positions.


Galicia is signatory of the UN Global Compact and The Green Pledge, among other corporate responsibility organizations. In March 2021 we formalized our ESG practice. Mexican leading firm with all areas and partners advising in the ESG topics, ranked in Band 1 rankings.


Galicia is an independent firm with broad international reach through our alliances and network in Europe, Latam, US and Asia.


The firm has implemented a Pro Bono Program since its incorporation as part of its culture, convinced of the advantages of involving members of all areas of practice in the pro bono work. This work has significantly contributed to the personal development of all lawyers and collaborators involved.

Main Areas of Practice


1. Administrative Litigation

2. Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

3. Banking & Finance

4. Insurance

5. Bankruptcy & Restructuring

6. Capital Markets

7. Competition & Regulated Industries

8. Compliance & Investigations

9. Dispute Resolutions: Commercial Litigation

10. Corporate Services

11. Customs & International Trade

12. Energy (Oil & Gas, Renewables & Power)

13. Environmental

14. Environmental, Social and Gobernance (ESG)

15. Infrastructure

16. Intellectual Property

17. Labour

18. Life Sciences

19. M&A & Private Equity

20. Mining

21. Project Finance

22. Real Estate

23. Tax (Controversy, Consultancy and Litigation)

24. Technology, Media & Telecomm

25. Wealth Management /High Net Worth


Institutional Recognitions by Chambers and Partners

Galicia has been awarded with many important institutional recognitions from Chambers and Partners since 2013, as well as ranked more than 14 practice areas, recognized +32 lawyers as experts and Band 1 leaders in their field of practice.


Our most recent institutional awards: Mexico Law Firm of the Year 2013, 2015 and 2019 and Latinoamerica Firm of the Year 2017


The Team:

31 Partners (listed by seniority)


Manuel Galicia - M&A, Banking & Finance, ESG

Carlos de Maria y Campos - Energy, Project Finance

José Visoso - M&A, Private Equity, Banking & Finance

Ignacio Pesqueira - Corporate Services, M&A, Pricate Equity

Arturo Perdomo - M&A, Banking & Finance, Fintech

Christian Lippert - M&A, Antitrust, Compliance & Investigations

Humberto Pérez-Rocha - M&A, Banking & Finance, Insurance and Project Finance

Francisco Fernández Cueto - Energy, Project Finance

Alejandro de la Borbolla - M&A, Infrastructure

Bernardo Martínez-Negrete - Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Project Finance

Héctor Kuri - M&A, Mining

Antonio Borja - Energy, Project Finance

Daniel Amézquita - Administrative Litigation

Maurice Berkman - Capital Markets, ESG

Carlos Chávez - TMT, Antitrust, Investigations & Compliance

Mariana Herrero - Environmental, ESG

Eugenio Sepúlveda - M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency, Project Finance

Guillermo Pérez Santiago - Banking & Finance, Capital Markets

Eduardo García-Travesi -Energy, Project Finance

Ricardo García - M&A, Technology

Gabriela Pellón - Tax Consultancy, Wealth Management/High Net Worth

Rodrigo Zamora - Civil & Commercial Litigation, Arbitration

Rodrigo Rivera - Banking & Finance, Real Estate, ESG

Ramiro Sandoval - M&A and Real Estate

Cecilia Azar - Arbitration

Federico Scheffler - Tax Consultancy

Edson Uribe - Tax Controversy

Ernesto Partida - Energy, Project Finance

Mario Valencia - Customs and International Trade

Denise Lester - Tax Litigation

Carlos Escoto - Environmental, ESG


5 Counsel

Juan Pablo Cervantes - M&A, National & International Chambers of Commerce Liaison

Nadia Gonzalez - Labor & Employment, ESG

Cecilia Rojas - Banking & Finance

Rosemarie McLaren - Banking & Finance

Lisandro Herrera - Life Sciences, IP

Offices

Mexico City

Torre del Bosque

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

Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11000

T. +52 (55) 5540 9200


Monterrey

Torre Sofía

Av. Ricardo Margain No. 440, 9th Floor,

Valle del Campestre, San Pedro GG, N.L. 66265

T. +52 (81) 9689 9040

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Ranked Departments

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Mexico

Banking & Finance
Band 1
Corporate/M&A
Band 1
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
Band 2
Energy & Natural Resources
Band 1
International & Cross-Border Capabilities
Spotlight Table
Projects
Band 1

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Ranked Lawyers

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Mexico

Banking & Finance


Arturo Perdomo Jiménez
Band 2
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
Band 2
Manuel Galicia Romero
Eminent Practitioners

Capital Markets


Guillermo Pérez Santiago
Band 1
Maurice Berkman B
Band 3

Corporate/M&A


Christian Lippert H
Band 2

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Eminent Practitioners
Manuel Galicia RomeroBanking & Finance
Band 1
José VisosoCorporate/M&A
Rodrigo Zamora EtcharrenDispute Resolution: Arbitration
Carlos de Maria y Campos SeguraEnergy & Natural Resources
Band 2
Arturo Perdomo JiménezBanking & Finance
Guillermo Pérez SantiagoBanking & Finance
Christian Lippert HCorporate/M&A
Cecilia Azar ManzurDispute Resolution: Arbitration
Francisco Fernández CuetoEnergy & Natural Resources
Band 3
Maurice Berkman BCapital Markets
Rodrigo Zamora EtcharrenDispute Resolution: Civil & Commercial Litigation
Gabriela Pellón MartínezTax: Non-contentious
Up and Coming
Mario ValenciaInternational Trade/WTO

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Head Office

Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho No. 24 - 7° Floor

Col. Lomas de Chapultepec

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

11000

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