Adrián has acquired a strong expertise as a financial and business lawyer from his involvement in the structuring and implementation of diverse high-complexity national and cross-border matters, including financings, M&A, restructures and workouts, and real estate transactions. Adrián has developed a renowned practice specialized on banking law and regulatory matters associated with the Fintech industry, Blockchain and digital assets; and advices diverse financial entities, entrepreneurs, neobanks, operators and users of digital assets and investors in the sector.
Adrian has kept close to the Universad Panamericana school of law school since obtaining his law degree and Business Law specialization back in 2006. He has been a professor of comparative law and recently obtained two postgraduate diplomas in Fintech law and regulations (in addition to his LL.M. in Banking and Financial Law from Boston University).
Adrián has participated in a number of forums related with the Fintech regulatory landscape in Mexico and has been listed or cited by a number of rankings.
Co-author of Acquisition Finance from Chambers & Partners and Mexico's Fintech Comparative Guide from The Legal 500.
Co-author of the overview of Fintech laws and regulations applicable in Mexico from The Legal 500.
Adrian has advised companies engaged in different industries (including manufacturing, housing, automobile and transportation) in connection with multiple corporate and operational matters; and has also advised certain individuals and family offices in connection with the implementation of their estate planning.
Adrian’s experience in domestic and cross-border financing transactions include advising financial institutions, loan syndicates and borrowers in project financing transactions, asset financings, trade finance transactions, supply chain financing; as well as in derivative financial transactions and other commercial and banking lending activities. Adrian has participated in multiple complex real estate transactions, including the purchase, financing, refinancing, operation and commercialization of real estate properties in the industry of the construction, housing, hospitality and logistics. Adrian has also participated in a number of restructures and workouts advising national and foreign creditors, as well as debtors in the shipping, hospitality, construction and commercial real estate industries, among others.