Managing partners: Juan Jose Lopez de Silanes, Eduardo KleinbergNumber of partners worldwide: 29Number of associates worldwide: 130Of counsel: 2
Basham, Ringe y Correa is a full-service law firm with a strong presence in Latin America and the Lex Mundi representative for Mexico. Basham, established in Mexico in 1912, has more than 100 years of experience assisting clients in doing business throughout Mexico and abroad.
The firm’s clients include prominent international corporations (many of them Fortune 500 companies) medium-sized companies, financial institutions and individuals.
The firm’s large group of lawyers and support staff is committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards. Constantly exposed to the international legal system, many of Basham, Ringe y Correa’s lawyers and other professionals have completed postgraduate studies at foreign universities and have worked at companies and law firms abroad.
Basham’s preventive and strategic consulting in all types of law allows the firm to offer its client effective, complete and timely solutions to their concerns. The firm’s in-depth knowledge and insight into the international and domestic markets, including economic trends and current affairs, give the firm a solid base and broad perspective to offer fully integrated and tailored solutions to every client. Because of these qualities and values, its clients have continued to entrust their legal affairs to Basham, Ringe y Correa for many years.
The firm’s lawyers actively participate in worldwide associations and regularly act in international transactions, which contributes to the firm’s growing capacity to better serve its clients by continually adjusting to the dynamics of the global business environment. Basham, Ringe y Correa appreciates that each client requires objective counselling from experienced, professional and trustworthy people. The firm’s lawyers are well-known leaders in their fields of specialisation and are committed to providing legal services of the highest quality.
The firm actively encourages the participation of all its lawyers in pro bono work for charitable institutions and not-for-profit organisations, among others. For this purpose, the firm created the Basham, Ringe y Correa Foundation.
In addition, Basham has obtained the following awards:
- Firm of the Year in Mexico, Who’s Who Legal, 2019
- Leaders League Silver Award as Best Latin America Law Firm: Corporate, 2019
- Leaders League Silver Award as Best Latin America Law Firm: IP, 2019
- Firm of the Year in Mexico, Who’s Who Legal 2007–2016
- Gold Award as Best Mexican Firm in Mexico in 2010, 2012 and 2015 and Silver Award granted by the International Legal Alliance Summit in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, and 2014
- Mexico Client Service Award, Chambers Latin America, 2014
- The Pro Bono Award, Fundacion Appleseed de Mexico, 2014
- Mexico Tax Court Firm of the Year, International Tax Review, 2015
- Mexico Patent Firm of the Year Award, Managing IP Magazine, 2016
- Basham has distinguished itself as a leading firm in pro bono work, being recognised as a Pro Bono Leading Light, Latin Lawyer, in 2012, 2013 and 2018
- Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year, Best Lawyers 2018
Main areas of practice
The firm has regulatory and practical expertise in all areas of modern practice and advises clients in aerospace, agribusiness, anti-dumping duties, arbitration, aviation, banking and finance, compliance, consumer protection, corporate/M&A, criminal litigation and counselling on crime prevention, domestic and international tax planning, energy and natural resources, environmental law, estate planning and asset protection, foreign investments, government bids and privatisations, government regulations, health, information technology, immigration, insurance, intellectual property, international trade, investment, joint ventures, labour, life sciences, litigation, maritime law, mergers and acquisitions, NAFTA and WTO matters, privacy and protection of personal data, privatisations, railroads, real estate, shipping and ports, social security, tax, telecommunications, tourism, transportation and trusts.
The firm also has specialised litigation departments for civil, commercial, criminal, tax and administrative law and in commercial arbitration and constitutional proceedings (amparo). Languages
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, German. Latin America
Mexico City: Paseo de los Tamarindos No. 400-A, 9th Floor, Bosques de las Lomas, 05120 DF, Tel: +52 55 5261 0400, Fax: +52 55 5261 0496
Monterrey: Batallon de San Patricio No. 109, 16th Floor, Col. Valle Oriente, San Pedro Garza Garcia, NL, 66269, Tel: +52 81 8299 2100, Fax: +52 81 8299 2109
Querétaro: Prolongación Tecnológico No. 950-B, Floor 12-A, Col. San Pablo, Qro., 76159, Tel: +52 44 2103 2100, Fax: +52 44 2199 0506
León: Plaza de la Paz No. 102, Guanajuato Puerto Interior, Edificio G100, Suite 806, Silao, Guanajuato, CP 36275, Tel: +52 472 500 0180