In this chapter, we highlight 27 practitioners who are highly experienced in a spectrum of competition matters including assisting clients through merger clearances, investigations and pricing issues.
Most Highly Regarded
Creel García-Cuéllar Aiza y Enríquez achieves five listings in this chapter.
Mauricio Serralde Rodríguez maintains a strong reputation for his broad experience advising multinationals on pre-merger issues and investigations.
Luis Gerardo Garcia Santos Coy is a go-to for cartel matters and mergers. One peer adds, “He is certainly someone I would trust and recommend when there is a conflict of interest.”
Carlos Mena Labarthe applies a wealth of experience acquired from his time working at the competition authority to his top-drawer practice which covers the full gamut of economic competition matters.
Luis Santos of Santos & Partners is a corporate specialist with an encyclopaedic understanding of domestic and international antitrust law.
Lucía Ojeda Cárdenas at SAI Law & Economics has “a clear vision of national and international trends” thanks to her “deep experience in competition law”. One client adds that “she is very direct and clear in her recommendations”.
Omar Guerrero Rodríguez at Hogan Lovells is highlighted for his “strategic thinking, clarity and extensive experience”. He is highly sought-after for his profound understanding of regulatory compliance and money-laundering issues.
Ricardo Pons Mestre is hailed “a star in the Mexican competition law arena” with an “impressive track record in merger cases”.
Amilcar Peredo Rivera of Basham Ringe y Correa is vastly experienced at advising domestic and international clients on investigations, leniency applications and general competition matters.
Christian Lippert H at Galicia Abogados is singled out for his expertise in competition issues arising from high-value corporate M&A transactions.
Juan Carlos Burgos is a “rising star who is knowledgeable, thorough and dedicated”. He is renowned for his strong track record in cartel investigations, complex merger reviews and abuse of power cases.
Fernando Carreño at Von Wobeser y Sierra is touted for his “ability to explain complex competition issues in a simple manner”. He has amassed two decades of experience advising clients on cartel cases, merger reviews and investigations.
Francisco Fuentes at Mijares Angoitia Cortés y Fuentes is noted as “a well-experienced lawyer who is pragmatic and easy to work with”. He excels in merger reviews and antitrust investigations.
At Castañeda y Asociados, Gabriel Castañeda is a prominent lawyer who is well-versed at handling complex merger control issues and investigations.
Ricardo Hernandez is a key figure in the market who is well known for his adept handling of complex competition issues for an array of multinational corporations.
José Ruiz López with Creel Abogados commands a strong reputation in the mining sector. He “understands the needs of his clients perfectly” and is celebrated by sources for his “dedication, passion and excitement”.
Rafael Valdés Abascal at Valdes Abascal Abogados receives glowing praise for his “business-oriented mind and sharp technical abilities”. He comes highly esteemed for his extensive experience advising clients on cross-border merger control issues.
Luis Manuel Rodríguez Rivero of Ledesma y Rodríguez Rivero is a seasoned adviser on competition law, with impressive expertise in monopolies and antitrust-related investigations.
Claudia de los Ríos enjoys a strong reputation in the market for her extensive experience handling competition-focused investigations before the authorities.
Cristina Massa at Gonzalez Calvillo is renowned for her first-tier advice to public and private companies on complex merger control matters.