Monica Villafaña Aquino

Russin Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti

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Mónica Villafaña joined the firm in 2005. Senior associate in charge of the corporate practice, advising clients in a broad range of corporate matters, such as company incorporation, corporate legal compliance, corporate governance, and corporate annual maintenance. She has over 10 years of experience practising law, concentrating her practice at the firm in the areas of corporate commercial, contracts, distributorship, transactional law, project finance and M&A.

She represents several multinational companies in corporate reorganisation processes such as mergers, spin-offs, acquisitions, project finance, dissolutions, corporate restructuring, tax planning, contributions in kind, transfer of shares, transfer of assets, free zones, joint ventures, foreign investments, agency and distribution, incorporation and registration of local and foreign non-profit organisations, etc.

Mónica Villafaña received her JD from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in 2005 and a master’s in business and corporate law – LLM in 2008. Also completed the Harvard Law School Summer Program on Negotiation from Harvard Law School in 2010 and Law Recent Development, Non JD Program from Fordham Law School in 2013.

Fluent in both Spanish and English.