For more than 15 years, Jean Paul Farah’s practice has focused on banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, project finance, private equity, real estate and restructurings. He has acted as counsel for leading international banks and export credit agencies in financings and restructurings for numerous private and public sector entities in several sectors. His mergers & acquisitions practice involves representing private equity firms in their equity and mezzanine investments in Mexico.
Expertise and experience, practicality and a thorough search for solutions has enabled Jean Paul Farah to further excellent relations with clients, as he seeks to customise ad hoc structures, with the client’s interests in mind.
Career: Joined Ritch Mueller in 1994, partner since 2003. Foreign associate at Uria Menéndez, Madrid (1997) and at Shearman & Sterling, New York (1998). Law degree – Universidad Panamericana, Mexico (1993), Master's in law specialised in securities, banking and M&A – Columbia University (1997).