Professional Notice

Haynes and Boone, SC


Haynes and Boone, LLP is an international corporate law firm with 18 offices located in Mexico City, Texas, New York, California, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Washington, DC, London and Shanghai, providing a full spectrum of legal services in more than 40 practice areas, including energy, technology, financial services and private equity. With 600 lawyers, Haynes and Boone is ranked among the largest US-based firms by The National Law Journal, The American Lawyer and The Lawyer. It was recognised for excellence in the BTI Consulting Group’s 2021 “A-Team” report, which identifies the law firms that in-house counsel specifically recognise for providing superior client service.

The firm operates as Haynes and Boone, SC in Mexico, and its Mexico City office has been serving clients for more than 25 years. The office includes Mexican, US and foreign licensed lawyers and is an essential part of the firm’s international practice group, which focuses on a variety of legal areas and business sectors in Mexico.

Our Mexico City office represents clients in domestic and cross-border M&A, joint ventures, estate planning, real estate, finance, tax, trade, regulatory and compliance, labour and employment,  dispute resolution and litigation in a variety of sectors, including energy and natural resources, private equity, industrial and manufacturing, chemical, automotive, aviation, shipping, telecommunications, banking and financial services, retail, franchising and technology. The firm was particularly active with matters regarding the implementation of the Mexico energy reform, as well as current legal developments in the energy sector. 

The firm also has an inter-disciplinary team helping clients navigate the complexities of the new United States-Mexico-Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA), as well as rights that may still be claimed under NAFTA regarding investment in North America.

We have a client-first philosophy, defining success as providing exceptional value to our clients and making real, tangible, and often remarkable contributions to their businesses. This is particularly relevant when operating in foreign jurisdictions. Our deep expertise and long-standing presence in Mexico put us in a unique position to effectively help our clients navigate the Mexican business and legal environment.

Our team of lawyers works seamlessly across the US-Mexico border. Our clients benefit because we are both bilingual and bi-cultural, with an ability to understand business issues from both sides and handle matters efficiently and cost-effectively.

The firm also has broad experience in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean, serving clients from the US, Europe and Asia in more than 30 jurisdictions in the region. Overall, the firm has one of the largest Latin American practices among its peers. The firm is frequently called upon to advise in complex multi-jurisdictional matters throughout the region, whether involving transactions, regulatory issues or dispute resolution. 

Key clients: American Airlines, Arcosa, AT&T, Bancomext, BBVA Bancomer, BNSF, Cathay Pacific, Commercial Metals Company, Cotemar, Credit Suisse, Cyanco, DuPont Mexicana, Ecopetrol, Glencore International AG, Halliburton, Gruma, IATA, Mexichem, Shell, Solera/Audatex Americas, and Trinity Industries, among others.

Torre Esmeralda I, Blvd. Manuel Ávila Camacho #40
Despacho 1601, Col. Lomas de Chapultepec
11000, Ciudad de México

Tel: +52 55 5249 1800

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