Galicia Abogados


Blvd. Manuel Ávila Camacho No. 24 – 7th floor,
Lomas de Chapultepec
Mexico City, 11000


Key contacts:

BD Director: Ana Lopez Pariente
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Quick facts:

Total Headcount: +270
Number of lawyers: +220
Number of partners: 39
Number of counsel: 4
Network memberships: Interlex, IBA, IFA, IMCP, AEF, CANCHAM, CANACO, CCE, AbogadasMX
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German and Italian

Galicia’s main differentiator in the Mexican legal market as a leading firm is the ability to provide a unique legal service offer that includes strong transactional and regulatory advice coupled with strategic capabilities in litigation and ESG.

Renowned law firm for its impeccable reputation and specialized knowledge in strategic sectors, such as financial, energy & infrastructure, private equity, regulated industries, real estate & hospitality and life sciences.

Ranked as Mexico and Latin America´s leading firm by renowned international publications such as IFLR1000, ITR World Tax, Women in Business Law Americas, The Legal 500, Chambers and Partners, Latin Lawyer, LACCA, LatinFinance, LatinFinance PIFA, Global Competition Review, Global Arbitration Review, International Employment Lawyer (IEL), The Legal 500 Green Guide, Leaders League and Bonds & Loans LatAm, among others.

Galicia has been awarded as 2023 IFLR Banking & Finance Firm of the Year – Mexico, 2022 IFLR Capital Markets Firm of the Year – Mexico, 2022 Banking & Finance Firm of the Year – Mexico, 2022 ITR Americas Tax Policy Firm of the Year, 2022 & 2023 Women in Business Law Firm of the Year and 2023 Latin America Pro Bono Firm of the Year by Women in Business Law Americas, among other accolades.

Our Environmental and Sustainability Model is focused on Talent, Community, Integrity and Environment. Recognized as Pro Bono Leading Light by the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice and by the Thomson Reuters Foundation – Pro Bono TrustLaw Index, for its innovative contributions and firm commitment to pro bono work in Mexico.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is part of Galicia´s core values. The firm's DEI-driven culture has positioned +23 women in partner, counsel, executive and decision-making management positions. The firm´s DEI initiatives and programs have been recognized as groundbreaking in the Mexican and Latin American legal markets.

Galicia is signatory of the UN Global Compact, the UN Women Empowerment Principles, The Green Pledge and other international organizations that promote DEI, ESG, and Climate Change initiatives.

Leading firm in the Mexican market for its International & Cross-Border Capabilities. Galicia is an independent firm with broad international reach through its alliances and Best Friends network in Europe, LatAm, US and Asia.

  • Board of Partners
  • 2 Co-Managing Partners
  • Strategic internal committees
  • Legal Team (partners, counsels, associates and law clerks)
  • Administrative & Finance Team (Administrative, Talent/RRHH, IT and Finance)
  • Business Team (BD, Communications, Marketing and Sustainability Model)
  • 1 General Counsel


  • 12 years celebrating the integration of our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee
  • 17.94% partners and 50% associates, are women
  • 100% executive positions and 59% of strategic management positions are led by women

  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Capital markets: High yield
  • Competition
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds
  • Project development
  • Project finance
  • Real estate finance
  • Securitisation
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Real estate funds
  • Financial restructuring
  • Covered bonds
  • Asset finance

M&A, Banking & Finance
Manuel Galicia

Energy and Project Finance
Carlos de Maria y Campos

M&A, Private Equity and Banking & Finance
José Visoso

M&A, Corporate Services and Private Equity
Ignacio Pesqueira

M&A, Banking & Finance, Fintech
Arturo Perdomo

M&A, Antitrust and Compliance
Christian Lippert

M&A, Banking & Finance and Insurance
Humberto Pérez-Rocha

Energy and Project Finance
Francisco Fernández Cueto

Infrastructure and M&A
Alejandro de la Borbolla

Life Sciences and Infrastructure
Bernardo Martínez-Negrete

M&A and Mining
Héctor Kuri

Energy and Project Finance
Antonio Borja

Administrative Litigation
Daniel Amézquita

Banking & Finance and Capital Markets
Maurice Berkman

Antitrust, Compliance and Technology, Media & Telecomm
Carlos Chávez

Environmental and ESG
Mariana Herrero

M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency – Head of Monterrey Office
Eugenio Sepúlveda

Banking & Finance and Capital Markets
Guillermo Pérez Santiago

Energy and Project Finance
Eduardo García-Travesi

M&A and Technology, Media & Telecomm
Ricardo García

Tax Consultancy and Wealth Management
Gabriela Pellón

Arbitration and Civil & Commercial Litigation
Rodrigo Zamora

Banking & Finance and Real Estate
Rodrigo Rivera

M&A and Real Estate
Ramiro Sandoval

Arbitration and Civil & Commercial Litigation
Cecilia Azar

Tax Consultancy
Federico Scheffler

Tax Controversy
Edson Uribe

Energy and Project Finance
Ernesto Partida

Customs and International Trade
Mario Valencia

Tax Litigation
Denise Lester

Environmental and ESG
Carlos Escoto

Banking & Finance
Rosemarie McLaren

Antitrust and Compliance
Juan Carlos Burgos

Octavio Cantón

Tax Consulting
Eduardo Michán

M&A and Capital Markets
Carlos Obregón

Capital Markets
Ma. de los Ángeles Padilla

M&A and Mining
Florent Patoret

Tax Litigation
Paola Yaber

4 Counsels
Juan Pablo Cervantes

Antitrust and Compliance
Gerardo Rodríguez

Life Sciences
Lisandro Herrera

Xavier Careaga

  • Financial services
  • Mining,
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Food and beverage
  • Gaming
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Media
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharm and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Social infrastructure
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport
  • Utilities

Torre del Bosque
Blvd. Manuel Ávila Camacho No. 24, 7th floor
Lomas de Chapultepec
11000, Mexico City - Mexico
T. +52 (55) 5540 9200

Monterrey Office
Torre Sofía
Av. Ricardo Margaín No. 440, 9th Floor – 901
Valle de Campestre
66265, San Pedro Garza García, NL - Mexico
T. +52 (81) 9689 9030