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Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña

Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña
Office:
Paseo Triunfo de la Republica 3340-201
Edificio Atlantis
Col. Partido Escobedo
32330
City:
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua
Country:
Mexico
Tel:
+52 656 227 0300/+1 915 400 0070
Fax:
+52 656 618 3001

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Mexico - Environment

Sergio is a partner of the Mexican law firm Counselors International Abogados, with offices in several cities of Mexico. He holds a law degree from the Panamerican University Law School (JD) in Mexico City, and has obtained degrees of specialisation in environmental, corporate, tax, energy law and corporate social responsibility; (PIL, Harvard Law School, 1997 and 2001).

He has been practising environmental occupational health and safety and corporate law for the past 32 years. Sergio has represented foreign and domestic companies before the Mexican federal, state and municipal environmental, occupational health and safety authorities in areas related to environmental impact, air, water, hazardous waste, high-risk activities, import and export of hazardous materials and waste, permitting, radioactive, environmental audits, waste management plans, administrative litigation, and mergers and acquisitions.

Sergio also has broad experience in dealing with health and safety matters, remediation of contaminated sites, due diligence and compliance matters, and environmental aspects of real estate transactions, which includes the Export Maquila Industry (IMMEX) located through all of Mexico and specifically in the border with the US.

Sergio is a member of the environmental committees of the American Bar Association (ABA), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Mexican Bar Association (MBA), the National Association of Corporate Attorneys (ANADE), the IMMEX (Maquiladora) Association as well as the Economic Development Center for Chihuahua. He is also the past co-chair of the United States-Mexico Bar Association.

He is a member of the International Environmental Lawyer's Network (IELN) and a professor of environmental law. He is ranked in Chambers Latin America as a leading practitioner and authored the Mexico chapter Getting The Deal Through: Environement (2011–2015 editions).

WWL says: Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña is praised for his “extensive knowledge" of environmental laws and regulations" with clients calling him “an invaluable resource”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Mexico which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Environment: Environment

Sergio is a partner of the Mexican law firm Counselors International Abogados, with offices in several cities of Mexico. He holds a law degree from Universidad Panamericana Law School (JD) in Mexico City, and has obtained degrees of specialisation in environmental, corporate, tax, corporate social responsibility and energy law. He attended PIL Harvard Law School (1997 and 2001).

He has been practising corporate law, environmental occupational health and safety law for the past 32 years. Sergio has represented foreign and domestic companies before the Mexican federal, state and municipal environmental, occupational health and safety authorities in areas related to environmental impact, air, water, hazardous waste, high-risk activities, import and export of hazardous materials and waste, permitting, radioactive, environmental audits, waste management plans, administrative litigation, and mergers and acquisitions.

Sergio also has broad experience in dealing with health and safety matters, remediation of contaminated sites, due diligence and compliance matters, and environmental aspects of real estate transactions, which includes the Export Maquila Industry (IMMEX) located through all of Mexico and specifically in the border with the US.

Sergio is a member of the environmental committees of the American Bar Association (ABA), the International Bar Association (IBA), Mexican Bar Association (MBA), National Association of Corporate Attorneys (ANADE) and past co-chair of the United States-Mexico Bar Association.

He is member of the International Environmental Lawyer's Network (IELN) and is a professor of environmental law. He is ranked in Chambers Latin America and Who's Who Legal as a leading practitioner, and contributed to the Mexico chapter of Getting The Deal Through: Environment (2011-2015).

Counselors International Abogados was named Environmental Law Firm of the Year: Mexico for 2015 by Finance Monthly.

WWL says: Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña has particular expertise relating to environmental health and safety law, with clients praising his “wide-ranging and adaptable skillset”. 

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Environment which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Environment: Climate Change

Sergio is a partner of the Mexican law firm Counselors International Abogados, with offices in several cities of Mexico. He holds a law degree from Universidad Panamericana Law School (JD) in Mexico City, and has obtained degrees of specialisation in environmental, corporate, tax, corporate social responsibility and energy law. He attended PIL Harvard Law School (1997 and 2001).

He has been practising corporate law, environmental occupational health and safety law for the past 32 years. Sergio has represented foreign and domestic companies before the Mexican federal, state and municipal environmental, occupational health and safety authorities in areas related to environmental impact, air, water, hazardous waste, high-risk activities, import and export of hazardous materials and waste, permitting, radioactive, environmental audits, waste management plans, administrative litigation, and mergers and acquisitions.

Sergio also has broad experience in dealing with health and safety matters, remediation of contaminated sites, due diligence and compliance matters, and environmental aspects of real estate transactions, which includes the Export Maquila Industry (IMMEX) located through all of Mexico and specifically in the border with the US.

Sergio is a member of the environmental committees of the American Bar Association (ABA), the International Bar Association (IBA), Mexican Bar Association (MBA), National Association of Corporate Attorneys (ANADE) and past co-chair of the United States-Mexico Bar Association.

He is member of the International Environmental Lawyer's Network (IELN) and is a professor of environmental law. He is ranked in Chambers Latin America and Who's Who Legal as a leading practitioner, and contributed to the Mexico chapter of Getting The Deal Through: Environment (2011-2015).

Counselors International Abogados was named Environmental Law Firm of the Year: Mexico for 2015 by Finance Monthly.

WWL says: Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña advises major foreign and domestic clients across the industry sectors, who value his “straight talking and comprehensive solutions” to their difficult problems.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Environment which can be purchased from our Shop.

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