In this chapter, we highlight 14 lawyers active in the environmental law space covering a range of matters including compliance issues, regulatory and transactional matters.
Most Highly Regarded
Carlos de Icaza of Creel García-Cuéllar Aiza y Enríquez is recognised for his encyclopaedic knowledge of environmental regulations and laws, at federal and state level.
Federico Ruanova Guinea at Baker McKenzie Abogados is a “vastly experienced lawyer who should of course be recognised for his excellent work”, effuses an impressed peer.
Leopoldo Burguete-Stanek of Gonzalez Calvillo “knows every case, practitioner, and government agency in the environmental space and so gives creative advice that clients can trust”.
Hector Herrera at Herrera y Sato is hailed as “very knowledgeable and one of the most experienced environmental lawyers in Mexico”.
Sergio Benjamin Bustamante Acuña at Counselors International Abogados is a “well-experienced and reliable practitioner” who has profound experience with state and municipal environmental authorities.
Humberto Celis Aguilar Alvarez at Celis Aguilar Alvarez y Asociados is commended as an “excellent environment lawyer” with a focus on natural resources and energy-related matters.
Daniel Basurto-González at Grupo Consultor para el Desarollo Sustenable is a “well-known environmental attorney” with a wealth of knowledge of industrial and infrastructure projects.
Gustavo Carvajal Isunza of Solórzano Carvajal González y Pérez-Correa has a first-class regulatory practice and is known for his impressive understanding of energy projects and public bidding.
At Jones Day, Mauricio Llamas Loera is regarded as “very good counsel” who is “business orientated”. One source notes, “We feel very happy and confident with him.”
Héctor A Garza C of Ritch Mueller Heather y Nicolau is singled out by sources as a “brilliant lawyer, making a name for himself” in the environment legal market.