Recommended leading firm in competition/antitrust, corporate M&A, dispute resolution, energy and natural resources, environment, international trade and customs, general business law: Monterrey, intellectual property, labour and employment, projects and infrastructure, real estate and tax in the most important international rankings in the latest editions.
Basham, Ringe y Correa is one of the leading full-service law firms in Latin America. Established in Mexico in 1912, Basham draws a century of experience assisting its clients in conducting business throughout Mexico and abroad. The firm’s clients include prominent international corporations, many of them on the Fortune 500 List, medium-sized companies, financial institutions and individuals.
The firm’s large group of lawyers and support staff are committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards. Constantly exposed to the international legal system, many of Basham, Ringe y Correa’s lawyers and other professionals have completed graduate studies at foreign universities and have worked at companies and law firms abroad.
Basham’s preventive and strategic advice on all types of law allows the firm to offer its clients effective, complete and timely solutions to their concerns. The firm’s in-depth knowledge and insight into the international as well as the domestic market, including economic trends and current affairs, give the firm a solid base and perspective to offer fully integrated and tailored solutions to every client.
Every client expects objective and efficient solutions which can be trusted and relied upon. Basham’s lawyers are highly experienced and recognised leaders in their fields.
The firm has regulatory and practical expertise in all areas of modern practice and advises clients on investment, joint ventures, domestic and international tax planning, in-bond manufacturing (maquiladoras), tax, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and contracts, antitrust, banking and finance, securities, bankruptcy, trusts, insurance, business organisations, international trade, NAFTA and WTO matters, anti-dumping duties, intellectual property, administrative law, public bidding, privatisations, government regulations, immigration, labour, social security, consumer protection, environmental law, health, energy, telecommunications, air, land and maritime transportation, tourism, civil and commercial litigation, arbitration, criminal law, estate planning, real estate and agrarian matters.
The high level of specialisation and development of each department of the firm, together with the coordination and support of the different practice areas, plus the in-depth knowledge of markets and economic trends provide the firm’s clients with innovative, practical and timely solutions with legal and business insight.
Basham, Ringe y Correa has a team of experts across its four strategic offices located in Mexico City, Monterrey, Queretaro and León with unparalleled expertise in their practices.
In 2012, Basham, Ringe y Correa, SC celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of its foundation. A century of experience providing comprehensive legal solutions to national and international clients. Its practice is based on principles of ethics, quality and professionalism.
Throughout this century, Basham has become a leading firm, adapted to market needs, reliable, solid and over the years it has weathered economic crises, social and political movements and other events, demonstrating its strength.
Main areas of practice
Aerospace, antitrust, arbitration, aviation and airports law, banking and finance, civil, commercial litigation, commercial insolvency, compliance, consumer protection, corporate, corporate governance, criminal litigation, environmental law and sustainability consulting, estate planning and asset protection, foreign investments, foreign trade, customs and regulatory, franchising, gaming and sweepstakes area, government biddings and privatisations, government procurement, health, immigration, intellectual property, labour, employment and social security, life sciences and pharmaceutical industries, mergers and acquisitions, mining, oil and gas, privacy and data protection, pro bono, real estate, renewable energies and electricity powers, shipping law and port law, social security, tax consulting and litigation, telecommunications, trucking and railroad, trusts.
Automotive, aviation, banking, construction and materials, government and public policy, industrials, media, natural resources, energy, financial services, food and beverage, gaming, healthcare, insurance, mining, oil and gas.
Lastly, the firm actively encourages the participation of all of its lawyers in pro bono work for charitable institutions and non-profit organisations, among others. For this purpose, the firm created the Basham Foundation.
With over a century of delivering high-quality legal services, Basham, Ringe y Correa has become Mexico’s premium choice for domestic and foreign clients in need of solutions for complex legal work.
Basham, Ringe y Correa’s other recent recognitions
- Recognised Firm in the 22nd edition of the Latin Lawyer 250 2020;
- Silver award for Best Latin American Law Firm, in the corporate category, at the International Legal Alliance Summit awards (2018 and 2019);
- Silver award (2019) and gold award (2018) for Best Latin American IP Firm at the International Legal Alliance Summit awards;
- Firm of the Year in Mexico, Who's Who Legal (2007–2019);
- Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year, Best Lawyers (2018);
- Tier-one ranking for tax controversy in International Tax Review;
- Client Service Award, Chambers Latin America (2014);
- Gold award (2010, 2012 and 2015–2017) and silver award (2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017) for Best Mexican Firm at the International Legal Alliance Summit awards;
- Silver award for Best Mexican IP Firm, Leaders League (2016 and 2017);
- Mexico Tax Disputes Firm of the Year, International Tax Review (2010–2013);
- Mexico Tax Court Firm of the Year, International Tax Review (2015);
- The Fundación Appleseed de México Pro Bono Award (2014); and
- Mexico Patent Firm of the Year, Managing Intellectual Property (2016).
Basham has been distinguished as a leading firm in pro bono work; as such, it has received the Pro Bono Leading Light Award from Latin Lawyer magazine three times between 2013 and 2019.
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