Baker McKenzie Mexico is a leading law firm that provides legal services to most of the world’s largest corporations, as well as a broad spectrum of regional and local organisations. With its diverse capabilities and experience, the firm in Mexico serves clients in most major emerging markets and industries. It has particular experience in the automotive; energy, mining and infrastructure; finance; manufacturing; pharmaceutical, life sciences, compliance tourism and entertainment sectors. Since the opening of the Mexico City office in 1961, Baker McKenzie has gained unrivalled expertise in a wide range of legal specialties to serve its corporate clients. With more than 50 years’ experience, Baker McKenzie Mexico is the only firm in the country with an integral, highly specialised professional team in a wide variety of legal practices.
Baker McKenzie Mexico has five offices strategically located in the most relevant business centers of the country: Mexico City, Monterrey, Guadalajara, Juárez and Tijuana. It has over 200 professionals including attorneys, accountants, economists and engineers closely coordinated with highly regarded specialists of the firm at a global level delivering unequalled service. This unique legal team enables the firm to be exceptionally positioned to respond to the legal needs of sophisticated companies in Mexico and abroad.
The firm’s partners act on behalf of the business sector in national and international non-governmental organisations, such as the International Labor Organisation (ILO) and the Joint Committee for Minimum Wages, holding key positions in the most influential associations in Mexico, such as the American Chamber of Commerce, Spanish Chamber of Commerce, Canadian Chamber of Commerce, National Board of the Maquila Industry, National Association of Corporate Attorneys (ANADE), US-Mexico Bar Association, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), National Board of the Export Maquila Industry (INDEX), Mexican Bar Association, Mexican Arbitration Center and Mexican Institute of Finance Executives, Mexican Association of Health Law and Regulation, among others.
Main areas of practice
Antitrust, banking and finance, civil and commercial litigation, compliance, corporate/mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution, energy, mining and infrastructure, environmental and climate law, intellectual property and information technology, international trade and customs, labor and employment, real estate, tax and wealth management.
As the most consistently recommended law firm across all major practice areas worldwide, founded in 1949, Baker McKenzie advises many of the worlds most dynamic and successful business organisations through its more than 4,200 qualified lawyers in 77 offices in 47 countries. Baker McKenzie is known for having a deep understanding of the language and culture of business, an uncompromising commitment to excellence and world-class fluency in its client service. For the seventh consecutive year, Acritas has named our firm the world’s strongest law firm brand, ranking us No 1 globally.
No other law firm has as substantial presence in all of the key financial centers. The professionals of Baker McKenzie share common values of integrity, personal responsibility and tenacity in an enthusiastic client-service culture. The firm is guided by the entrepreneurial spirit and demanding standards of its founders and works to forge close personal relationships among its professionals in order to foster the responsiveness and accountability clients rightfully expect. Baker McKenzie has a diverse and welcoming culture. Its lawyers and other professionals are admitted to practise in nearly 250 jurisdictions. They speak more than 80 languages, with English in common.
All around the world, Baker McKenzie lawyers and professionals embrace opportunities to help others through pro bono legal services, community leadership, public service, charitable giving, and assistance for the disadvantaged. Our global reach, practical perspective, and collaborative culture – fluency unique among global law firms – allow us to follow through on CSR mandates with unparalleled dedication and impact.