Fernando is partner of Von Wobeser y Sierra with more than thirty-six years of experience in tax, international trade and customs, and dispute resolution.
Fernando has guaranteed the commercial success of hundreds of clients, providing preventive advice and solutions, primarily in the tax area and in the application of the tax treaties signed by Mexico, such as those governing double taxation and exchange of information. The strategies he has developed allow multinational and Mexican companies to pay taxes efficiently, applying the tax laws correctly. He has also assisted companies in restructuring and expansion through subsidiaries in Mexico and Latin America. He has extensive experience in the application of international treaties, group restructuring and complex cross-border transactions. His expertise includes various industries: automotive, consumer goods, energy and natural resources, financial services, and telecommunications, among others.
Fernando’s tax law practice includes the development and implementation of preventive tax strategies and structures that assist companies in their tax responsibilities. In tax litigation, his practice includes amparos, tax liabilities, and audits and administrative procedures before local and federal Mexican authorities, among other areas. Fernando also has extensive experience in international commercial arbitrations.
He has been recognized by Chambers and Partners Latin America, International Tax Review, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders, and Who’s Who Legal Mexico, among other publications.