Headquarters of the Mexican federal government, Mexico's largest banks and many international financial service companies for Latin America, Mexico City is one of the region's most important financial centers.
Rely on our expansive capabilities in the capital city of Mexico, the world's fourteenth largest economy, to help you access the country's markets or help you expand into new jurisdictions. With a deep understanding of the regulatory environment and business point of view, we regularly assist clients with complex legal matters across a wide range of disciplines, including major infrastructure projects, assisting with financing and strategic alliances, completing mergers and acquisitions.
From our deep resources in the energy field to comprehensive experience counseling businesses in a plethora of industries, our team in Mexico is widely recognized by industry leaders, peer firms and media outlets as an undisputed leader for legal services in the country.
Dynamic and responsive in our approach to ensure clients can navigate successfully through complexity and change, benefit from top tier talent driven to provide you with a competitive edge wherever your business takes you.
July 22, 2016
Dentons is ranked as a Tier 1 firm in seven categories and is recognized for its work in 15 countries and four regions. Nineteen of our lawyers are listed as leading lawyers in energy and infrastructure, and two are recognized as rising stars. Read more
October 3, 2016
July 1, 2016
The global energy sector is undergoing a dramatic transformation. New technologies and new regulations in nearly every subsector are straining yesterday's business models. Foundational elements throughout the industry, including energy transfer and storage, have seen massive disruption. At the same time, price fluctuations, volatile consumer demand and cyber and physical security concerns continue to add to an unpredictable future. Read more
This past week the North American Leaders' Summit (NALS) was held in Ottawa, Canada, with US President Barack Obama, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Prior to the summit, Dentons' professionals held an interactive teleconference led by former Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chrétien, former US Ambassador to Canada Gordon Giffin, former Canadian Industry Minister James Moore and the leader of our Mexico practice, Rogelio López‑Velarde. This alert summarizes the teleconference and provides key takeaways from NALS. Read more
Dentons López Velarde Mexico City office contributed to Getting the Deal Through: Electricity Regulation 2016, an overview of the regulation and business of electricity generation, transmission, distribution and supply, provided by lawyers writing on the markets in their own jurisdictions. Read more
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May 16, 2016
Global law firm Dentons, Colombia's Cardenas & Cardenas, and Mexico’s López Velarde today formalized their combinations. The launches follow the initial announcement last December that partners of each firm approved the combinations.
With these combinations, Colombia and Mexico are now home to the world's largest law firm. With more than 7,300 lawyers serving more than 55 countries, the Firm offers clients the benefit of quality experience in and of the communities in which they want to do business or resolve a dispute—now including the Firm's first physical presence in Latin America. Read more