Professional Notice

Pérez Correa González

Mexico

We are a Mexico City-based law firm with a solid, highly qualified team with undergraduate and graduate studies in the most prestigious universities in Mexico, the United States and Europe and work experience in top-tier international law firms.

We understand the current needs of the market and provide our clients with personalised services based on trust, honesty, excellence and integral legal solutions. The firm represents a wide diversity of clients, domestic and foreign, public and private companies, Fortune 500 companies, investment funds, government agencies and non-profit organisations.

Prestigious publications such as Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500 individually recognise many of our attorneys as among the best in Mexico, in mergers & acquisitions, real estate, banking and finance, capital markets, dispute resolution, bankruptcy and corporate.

Our practice areas include:

Arbitration: We have extensive experience representing companies, individuals and governmental entities before Mexican and international courts in all instances as well as in national and international arbitration proceedings and other alternative means of dispute resolution. Furthermore, we also have experience in all types of appeals in civil, commercial, and administrative matters and a notable specialisation in amparo proceedings. Our litigation team has successfully represented numerous clients before the Supreme Court, the International Chamber of Commerce, and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Banking and finance: We have extensive experience representing banks, investment funds, development agencies and other non-bank financial entities, both domestic and international, in the negotiation and structuring of various financial transactions, including secured financing, structured loans, corporate restructurings and project finance.

Bankruptcy and insolvency: At Pérez Correa González, we have developed a wide experience in bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings, representing the different participants that take part in the insolvency proceedings, such as the companies subject to bankruptcy proceedings, the creditors or as specialists where we have been appointed by the Instituto Federal de Especialistas de Concursos Mercantiles (IFECOM) in the bankruptcy proceedings of more than 15 companies in Mexico. We have a group of highly specialised lawyers with focus and expertise in litigation practices, dispute resolution, bankruptcy proceedings and corporate restructuring procedures.

Corporate: Our corporate practice has extensive experience in contractual matters, corporate governance and compliance with regulatory obligations, including foreign investment, anti-money laundering and regulatory compliance with Mexican financial authorities.

ESG: At Pérez Correa González, the practice of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) implies a true commitment to the world we live in to make a positive difference, not only towards an uncertain future, but also in the immediate present. We offer our clients solutions that drive their participation in the fulfillment of ESG objectives, such as: energy efficiency in greenhouse gas emissions, work ethics, inclusion and diversity in work teams and personal data protection.

Intellectual property: With a team of high-level and recognised lawyers, for their professionalism and results in Intellectual Property, which are backed by more than 30 years of experience obtained in both the private and public sectors, they have the knowledge and management capacity for adequate assistance and surveillance of the most valuable assets of a company, at national and international level. Our counseling ranges from the identification, protection and maintenance to the defence and licensing of your IP rights portfolio: copyrights and related rights; new creations through patents, design, and plant varieties; trademarks, slogans and domain names.  We also guide you in the preservation of industrial secrets, in the transfer of knowledge and in the use of denominations of origin and geographical indications.

Litigation: Our team has extensive experience in dispute resolution, representing companies, individuals, and governmental entities before Mexican and international courts at all levels, as well as in all types of appeals in civil, commercial and administrative matters, with a notable specialisation in amparo proceedings. We have successfully represented numerous clients in several emblematic cases before the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation and even before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. The recognition of the litigation practice at Pérez Correa González is due to the experience of our trial lawyers, as well as their broad transactional practice and professional ethics, allowing us to address novel legal issues and complex factual circumstances in the most effective and efficient manner for our clients.

M&A: Our M&A team has extensive experience in multiple "tailor-made" transactions with local and transnational companies, non-banking institutions and private equity funds in a wide range of activities related to the purchase of shares and assets, joint venture and partnership models and related transactions including analysis, due diligence and suggesting structures to the type of transaction, assessing the associated risks and contingency factors. 

Mediation: The mediation team has extensive experience in dispute resolution in this alternative means by which our partner Fernando Perez Correa, certified mediator of the Superior Court of Justice of Mexico City accompanies and guides companies and individuals during the process of amicable mediation to resolve issues of Civil - Commercial or Family, which has enhanced the expertise of PCG in this area, allowing our team to get involved both in cases in which it represents one of the parties, as well as in conflicts in which it acts as an impartial third party that brings the parties together and supports them in resolving their dispute.

Real estate: We offer a wide and recognised experience in real estate law, advising clients on matters related to hospitality, industrial, commercial and medical developments. Our participation covers all phases of real estate development.

Litigation, arbitration and mediation: We have extensive experience, representing companies, individuals and government entities before Mexican and international courts in all instances and in domestic and international arbitration proceedings and other alternative means of dispute resolution. We have expertise in all types of appeals regarding civil, commercial and administrative matters and a notable specialisation in amparo proceedings. Our litigation team has successfully represented numerous clients before the Supreme Court, the International Chamber of Commerce and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Private equity & venture capital: The firm is an active member of AMEXCAP (The Mexican Venture Capital and Private Equity Association) and BIVA. Both Luis Fernando González and Fernando Eraña have published several articles and books on private equity and entrepreneurship in Mexico. In addition, Fernando Eraña has taught several courses on entrepreneurial capital at different universities in the country.

We also have experience in different industries such as: energy, financial technology, mining, startups, spirits and Maquila.

Social responsibility

Pérez Correa González also provides legal advice and counselling to individuals who have been victims of human rights violations, as well as to vulnerable communities, civil society organisations and micro-entrepreneurs. We are part of the Thomson Reuters Foundation's "Trust law" free legal advice service. We also participate constantly in transactions with social impact and for the benefit of the base of the pyramid.

We also have experience in different industries such as: cross-border finance, energy, entertainment, financial technology, fund formation, maquila, maritime, mining, spirits and start ups.

www.pcga.mx
Corporativo Citi Center
Insurgentes Sur 1602 floor 11
Office 1102 Col. Crédito Constructor
03940 Mexico City
+52 55 5062 0050

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