Jorge Barrero Stahl has been a partner in Santamarina y Steta since 1985. His professional practice is focused on M&A, joint ventures, securities and capital markets, competition law and family business and estate planning. He is the head of the firm’s office in Monterrey. He had an internship with Bake and Botts in Houston, Texas.
Jorge has participated in a great variety of mergers and acquisitions of both domestic and international companies. He has been involved in the design of negotiation strategies, their financing and implementation, and in the planning and implementation of strategies to approach competition authorities in multiple jurisdictions; as well as in IPOs and tender offers in the securities markets.
He advises companies in corporate governance matters, as well as individuals and families in inheritance and wealth planning matters, and the legal structuring of their estates for succession purposes, including family codes and the strategic assets separation. He also advises private equity funds and family offices.
Barra Mexicana Colegio de Abogados and past chairman of its Nuevo León Chapter
Jorge holds a law degree from the Escuela Libre de Derecho, with additional studies at the University of Texas at Austin.