Mergers & acquisitions, securities, financings, infrastructure projects, corporate matters.

Partner at Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes since 1999.

Mr Maldonado has over 20 years of experience providing advice and counselling to Mexican and foreign companies and clients on domestic and cross-border merger and acquisition transactions, joint ventures and strategic alliances. He also represents issuers and financial institutions in a number of domestic and international, public and private, debt and equity offerings, and advises clients in the negotiation, structuring and drafting of commercial loans, in complex financings and in infrastructure projects.

Mr Maldonado has also participated in the Mexican hydrocarbons sector. In recent times, he has represented a number of players in this market in the negotiation of agreements for the construction, sale and charter of several drilling units, in the acquisition of vessels engaged in oil-related activities, in the formation of a joint venture to acquire, operate and manage drilling units, in the formation of a joint venture to perform oil exploration and production activities in Mexico, and in other investments in companies engaged in the design, engineering, construction, rehabilitation and maintenance for oil infrastructure.

Mr Maldonado serves as member and/or secretary of the boards of directors of several companies including Grupo Televisa, Consorcio Ara, Volaris, Grupo Axo, SeaMex Ltd (and other companies owning oil assets), Biossmann Group, Empresas Cablevisión, Grupo Famsa, Grupo Pueblo Bonito, Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte (OMA), Grupo Financiero Banorte and Endeavor Mexico.


Foreign associate; White & Case, New York, 1993- 1995. 


Law master's, University of Chicago Law School, 1993.

Admitted to practise in Mexico, 1991.

Law degree, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1986–1991.

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Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC

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