Fernando is a Partner of Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. with more than 35 years of experience in tax, as well as international trade and customs.
He has guaranteed the commercial success of hundreds of clients through strategic and preventive advice, especially in the tax area, and particularly in relation to the application of the tax treaties signed by Mexico such as treaties to avoid double taxation and for exchange of information. He has advised and developed strategies for multinational and Mexican companies in order to apply the tax laws correctly and thereby achieve the most efficient taxes legally possible. His experience in tax consulting includes: development and implementation of preventive tax structures, assisting companies in their tax responsibilities. His work experience in tax litigation includes amparos, taxes, audits and administrative proceedings before Mexican authorities, both local and federal, among other things. Fernando also has broad experience in international commercial arbitration. He has been recognized by Chambers & Partners Latin America, International Tax Review, Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, Who´s Who Legal Thought Leaders, Who´s Who Legal Mexico, Who´s Who Legal Arbitration and Best Lawyers among others.
Advised on the division of Motorola Solutions and Motorola Mobility. Motorola Mobility was sold to Google. USD $12.5 billion.
Advised BMW in various tax related matters regarding the negotiation and investment in San Luis Potosi. USD +$1 billion.
Advised Anheuser Busch InBev and Grupo Modelo in the tax strategy after the acquisition of Grupo Modelo. USD billions.
Advised Palladium Equity Partners on its acquisition of Q´Max Solutions, Inc. USD $500 million.
Advised Anheuser Busch InBev in regards to tax advice regarding the acquisition of Constellation Brands (Glass facility of Grupo Modelo). USD $450 million.
Advised on the acquisition of entities and tax consequences of Enerflex as part of a worldwide transaction. USD +$450 million.