Jorge Eduardo Escobedo Montaño

jescobedo@basham.com.mx

Mr Escobedo has been with the firm since June 2015 in the corporate practice group. He is also a lawyer in the firm’s energy practice. From 2006 to 2009, he worked as a lawyer in Basham, Ringe & Correa, SC in the administrative practice group.

Mr Escobedo is a graduate of the South Mexico Anahuac University law school and has a master’s degree in government and public policy from the Panamerican University. He also holds a diploma degree in lobbying and legislative procedures from the Ibero-American University, and a diploma degree in energy law from the noted Mexican law school Escuela Libre de Derecho.

His experience includes advising in matters related to administrative procedures and regulatory compliance (in connection with federal, local and municipal authorities and legislation) in areas such as urban development, infrastructure, health and hydrocarbons. He worked in the Mexican state oil company, Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), as a legislative adviser in the CEO’s office and took an active role in connection with the Mexican energy reforms of 2013.