Market: Mexico

Littler incorporates labour boutique in Mexico

Global labour firm Littler Mendelson PC has strengthened its offering in Mexico by absorbing local labour and employment law boutique Bufete Sales Boyoli, adding one new partner.

08 June 2021

Law Firm Leader of the Year: Manuel Galicia

Featured in 15th Annual Awards

Determined to build a truly institutionalised law firm that fosters genuine collaboration across teams and between ranks, founder and managing partner Manuel Galicia has made his eponymous firm one of Mexico’s most successful legal providers. He is Latin Lawyer’s Law Firm Leader of the Year.

07 June 2021

US private equity snaps up Colombian pharma group

US investment company Acon has hired Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Washington, DC, Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City to purchase pharmaceutical group Vitalis, which has facilities in Colombia and Mexico.

07 June 2021

White & Case in Mexican agribusiness fund’s second social bonds

White & Case SC has helped Mexican trust Fondo Especial para Financiamientos Agropecuarios (FEFA) raise 10 billion Mexican pesos (US$504 million) in a debt issuance, including a tranche of social bonds with gender equality objectives.

04 June 2021

Cleary and Mijares steer US$668 million airport tender offer in Mexico

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Mexico’s Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC have helped Aerodrome Infrastructure buy US$668 million worth of shares in local airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte in a simultaneous tender offer in Mexico and the US.

03 June 2021

Chevez Ruiz hires partner in Mexico

Mexican law firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has hired a partner from EY Law’s local office, strengthening its corporate and finance groups.

01 June 2021

Register for Latin Lawyer and GIR Connect: Anti-Corruption & Investigations Mexico

The head of the Supreme Audit Institution of Mexico – Eber Omar Betanzos Torres – will keynote Latin Lawyer and GIR Connect: Anti-Corruption & Investigations Mexico, which takes place on 10 June.

01 June 2021

Grupo Bimbo issuance calls on multiple counsel

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped Mexican food company Grupo Bimbo raise US$600 million in an international debt issuance, while the business also launched a notes programme in Mexico.

27 May 2021

Sánchez Devanny adds IP of counsel

Mexican law firm Sánchez Devanny has hired a name partner of Córdova, Campos & Calderón SC as of counsel in its IP and life sciences practices.

26 May 2021

Basham poaches labour partner from Sánchez Devanny

Mexican law firm Basham, Ringe y Correa has boosted its labour and employment group by hiring a long-term Sánchez Devanny partner.

21 May 2021

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