Mexican firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has hired a former senior associate from Basham, Ringe y Correa as director and head of its new intellectual property practice.
Mexican law firm partners have criticised the government’s proposed measures to fight tax evasion, saying attempts to block taxpayers from consulting with lawyers during tax audits and related disputes could be illegal.
Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC in Mexico City has helped local digital agency Circus Marketing merge with UK media company S4 Capital’s subsidiary MediaMonks.
Several Mexican firms have seen in the new year by strengthening their partner numbers.
Mexican tax heavyweight Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has hired González Calvillo, SC’s co-managing partner and poached its labour head to strengthen its transactional offering and open a new labour consulting and litigation group as it moves towards becoming a full-service firm.
Top-tier Mexican tax firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has opened its fourth new practice this year by hiring an independent lawyer and app founder to offer transactional services for the first time.
Juan Guillermo Mijares, a long-time partner of Basham, Ringe & Correa SC and the father of a Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC founding partner, has died at the age of 90.
Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has broadened its services beyond tax and trade to recognise existing anti-corruption, anti-money laundering and administrative & regulatory law capabilities as separate offerings amid fierce anti-graft rhetoric from the Mexican government.
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