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Galicia Abogados, S.C.

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GALICIA was founded in 1994. Mexico’s leading transactional firm with strong regulatory offering supported by strategic capabilities in litigation and ESG. 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 profile for Latin America 2022

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Global 2021 High Net Worth 2021

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Firm Details

No. of Employees: +230

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

Offices: Mexico City and Monterrey

Contact: [email protected]


Firm Overview

The firm has more than 27 years of experience. Renowned law firm for its impeccable reputation and 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 top ranked firm, is our ability to provide a unique legal service offer that includes strong transactional and regulatory advise coupled with strategic capabilities in litigation and ESG.

 

Our Environmental and Sustainability Model is one-of-its-kind in LatAm legal markets being an ever-evolving program that assures equal growth in all axes by transversal actions to achieve institutional goals. It is focused on Talent, Community, Integrity and Environment. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is part of Galicia´s core values. The firm's DEI driven culture has positioned +17 women as partners, counsels, executive and management positions. Recognized as 2021 Leading Light by the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice for its innovative contributions and firm commitment to Pro bono work in Mexico.

 

Galicia is signatory of the UN Global Compact, The Green Pledge, among others. In March 2021 the firm formalised its ESG practice and became the only Mexican leading firm with an integral offer in ESG and Sustainability.


Ranked as leading firm in Mexico by Chambers for its International & Cross-Border Capabilities, Galicia is an independent firm with broad international reach through its alliances and network in Europe, Latam, US and Asia.


Main Areas of Practice

Banking & Finance

Bankruptcy & Restructuring

Capital Markets

Competition & Regulated Industries

Compliance & Investigations

Corporate M&A

Customs & International Trade

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

Dispute Resolution: Administrative Litigation

Dispute Resolutions: Civil & Commercial Litigation

Energy (Oil & Gas, Renewables & Power)

Environment

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

Infrastructure

Intellectual Property, Data Privacy

Insurance

Labour & Employment

Life Sciences

Mining

Projects

Real Estate

Tax (Non-Contentious, Controversy and Litigation)

Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Private Wealth Law


Institutional Recognitions by Chambers and Partners:

Galicia has been awarded by Chambers since 2013, ranked more than 14 practice areas and recognised +32 lawyers as experts in their practices. The firm is ranked by Chambers LatAm Guide, Global Guide and Fintech Guide.


Most relevant awards granted by Chambers are: Mexico Law Firm of the Year 2013, 2015 and 2019 and Latinoamerica Firm of the Year 2017.


Our Team

33 Partners

Manuel Galicia - M&A, B&F, Private Equity, ESG

Carlos de Maria y Campos - Energy, Projects

Jose Visoso - M&A, Private Equity, B&F

Ignacio Pesqueira - Corporate, M&A, Private Equity

Arturo Perdomo - M&A, B&F, Fintech

Christian Lippert - M&A, Antitrust, Compliance, Wealth Management

Humberto Pérez-Rocha - M&A, B&F, Insurance and Projects

Francisco Fernández Cueto - Energy, Projects

Alejandro de la Borbolla - M&A, Infrastructure

Bernardo Martínez-Negrete - Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Projects

Héctor Kuri - M&A, Mining

Antonio Borja - Energy, Projects

Daniel Amézquita - Administrative Litigation

Maurice Berkman - Capital Markets, ESG

Carlos Chávez - TMT, Antitrust, Compliance

Mariana Herrero - Environmental, ESG

Eugenio Sepúlveda - M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency, Projects

Guillermo Pérez Santiago - Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, ESG

Eduardo García-Travesi - Energy, Projects

Ricardo García - M&A, Technology

Gabriela Pellón - Tax Consultancy, Wealth Management

Rodrigo Zamora - Civil & Commercial Litigation, Arbitration

Rodrigo Rivera - Banking & Finance, Real Estate, ESG

Ramiro Sandoval - M&A, Real Estate

Cecilia Azar - Arbitration

Federico Scheffler - Tax Consultancy, Technology

Edson Uribe - Tax Controversy

Ernesto Partida - Energy, Projects

Mario Valencia - Customs and International Trade

Denise Lester - Tax Litigation

Carlos Escoto - Environmental, ESG

Rosemarie Mc Laren - Banking & Finance

Juan Carlos Burgos – Antitrust, Compliance, TMT

 

5 Counsels

Juan Pablo Cervantes - M&A, International Chambers Liason

Nadia Gonzalez - Labour & Employment, ESG

Cecilia Rojas - Banking & Finance

Lisandro Herrera - Life Sciences, IP, Technology

Gerardo Rodríguez – Antitrust, Compliance, TMT

 


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

Latin America

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 High Net Worth 2021

Contributions

Total 5 contributions

Trends and Developments

Insolvency 2021 in Mexico

Authors: Eugenio Sepúlveda, Andrés Caro

Law and Practice

International Arbitration 2021 in Mexico

Authors: Rodrigo Zamora, Santiago Oñate, Adriana Lozano, Ana Sofía Sapiña

Ranked Departments

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Banking & Finance
Band 1
Capital Markets
Band 2
Competition/Antitrust
Band 1
Corporate/M&A
Band 1
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
Band 2
Energy & Natural Resources
Band 1

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Ranked Lawyers

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Mexico

Banking & Finance


Arturo Perdomo Jiménez
Band 2
Cecilia Rojas
Associates to watch
Guillermo Pérez Santiago
Band 2
Manuel Galicia Romero
Eminent Practitioners

Capital Markets


Guillermo Pérez Santiago
Band 1
Maurice Berkman B
Band 3

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Eminent Practitioners
Manuel Galicia RomeroBanking & Finance
Band 1
Christian Lippert HCompetition/Antitrust
José VisosoCorporate/M&A
Rodrigo Zamora EtcharrenDispute Resolution: Arbitration
Cecilia Azar ManzurDispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
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
Nadia GonzálezLabour & Employment: Monterrey
Band 3
Maurice Berkman BCapital Markets

Ranked Offices

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Mexico

Garza García

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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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