Miguel Flores Bernés focuses his practice on antitrust and competition issues affecting clients in various industries, including government merger review, investigations of alleged anticompetitive conduct, litigation and counselling. He regularly represents clients before the two Mexican competition authorities: Comisión Federal de Competencia Económica and Instituto Federal de las Telecomunicaciones, and designed and implemented antitrust/competition compliance programmes for clients in Mexico.
Prior to joining the firm, Miguel served as Commissioner in the Federal Competition Commission. As Commissioner, he was involved with a variety of issues such as the application of antitrust/competition law to the airlines, energy and telecommunications industries, as well as in the development of the Mexican leniency programme and criminal enforcement of antitrust/competition matters.
Before he joined the Federal Competition Commission, he was legal adviser to the Office of the President of Mexico and an economic regulation expert in the Mexican Ministry of Economy.