José Víctor Torres

Gonzalez Calvillo - Mexico


Mexico City

+ 5255 5202 7622

Highly regarded


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Capital markets
Private equity
Restructuring and insolvency

Industry sectors:

Real estate

José Victor is member of the firm’s Executive Committee and founder of the banking and finance practice. He is a seasoned financial lawyer with vast experience as lead counsel in complex cross-border transactions, financings, securities, M&A, multi-jurisdictional financings, syndicated loans, and leasing, as well as advising on public offerings.

  • Counsel to Atlas Holdings in the acquisition of the assets of LSC Communications through a supervised sale process derived from LSC’s bankruptcy process in the United States
  • Represented FIBRA Prologis in its green bond and placement on the Mexican Stock Exchange of the first ever Dollar-denominated green/sustainable bond registered before the National Banking and Securities Commission, and consisting of twelve-year fiduciary certificates issued under a multi-security program for an amount of US$375M with AAA ratings from Fitch Mexico and HR Ratings and a US Treasury coupon (0.97%) plus 3.15 f.i.r., with Sustainalytics having acted as the sustainable advisor that issued the Second Party Opinion on ESG matters
  • Represented CIP Capital and 3Pillar Holding, as buyers, in the in the US$50M acquisition of Tiempo Acquisition Corp., aportfolio company of Alerion Capital
  • Counsel to Atlas Holdings and Stryten Manufacturing in the acquisition of Exide de México, part of the American business’s acquisition of Exide Technologies for an amount of US$180M


  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Investment management
  • Automotive

  • LL.M., University of Texas, Austin, Texas
  • J.D. (law degree equivalent), Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Mexico