Luis Manuel Rodríguez Rivero gains widespread support from market commentators for his adept handling of complex antitrust issues including abuse of dominance procedures.
Luis Manuel Rodríguez Rivero has 25 years of experience in economic competition law; investigation procedures in monopolistic practices and illegal concentrations; and notification of concentrations (antitrust procedures). Mr Rodríguez Rivero has a strong experience in constitutional and administrative law, along with litigation in both areas.
He has been coordinator of the Commission of Constitutional Law; sub-coordinator of the Commission on Administrative Law; and member of the board of the Mexican Bar Association.
He has published several articles on constitutional law, amparo proceeding and economic competition law. He is co-author of the book Competencia Económica. Estudios de Derecho, Economía y Política, published by the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM). He has been a visiting professor in the postgraduate courses of economic competition of the ITAM and the Panamerican University.
He has been speaker at the Workshop on Investigative Process and Procedural Fairness by Economic Competition Law Enforcement Authorities, organised by APEC. He has participated by invitation of the Federal Economic Competition Commission (Cofece) in working groups of legislative and regulatory analysis of economic competition regulation. Has been named as a specialist in administrative law and economic competition law by several international publications, such as Chambers and Partners, Practical Law Company and Best Lawyers. He is a non-governmental adviser to Cofece via the International Competition Network.
He is a founding partner of the firm Ledesma and Rodriguez Rivero, Abogados. His practice areas are constitutional and administrative law and litigation; amparo and constitutional proceedings; and antitrust procedures.
He speaks Spanish and English.