Mexico City

+52 55 4748 0622

Highly regarded


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Practice areas:

Capital markets
Restructuring and insolvency

Pedro Velasco is a Partner in the Mexico City office, where he specializes in Banking and Finance, Bankruptcy and Restructurings and Capital Markets. 

He represents domestic and foreign financial institutions (including many of the major local and foreign banks), as well as corporate borrowers (including numerous private equity funds), in a wide range of secured and unsecured financings, across several industries. Mr. Velasco’s expertise includes: commercial financings, acquisition financings, real estate financings, ship financings and project finance. On the bankruptcy and restructurings arena, he represents creditors and debtors on all non-litigation aspects of complex bankruptcy and out-of-bankruptcy restructurings. His capital markets expertise includes varied cross-border debt offerings.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Project Finance  
  • Bankruptcy and Restructurings
  • Capital Markets

  • Mr. Velasco was born in Mexico, City, Mexico. He received his law degree (JD), with honors (academic excellence), from the Universidad Iberoamericana in 1999 and obtained his LL.M degree in International Banking and Financial Law from Boston University School of Law in 2001.