Alberto Córdoba

Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1016


Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1016

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    • Law Degree (J.D. equivalent), Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City.
    • Master of Laws Degree (LL.M) in International and European Business, Competition & Regulatory Law from the Freie Universität, Berlin.
    • "Interdisciplinary Specialty in Energy Law", Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City.
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    • Member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
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    • Spanish, English and Japanese.
  • Alberto is a Partner of Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. with more than 15 years of experience in corporate, M&A's, and joint ventures, energy and natural resources, oil and gas and structured and project finance.

    Prior to joining the firm, he obtained experience in one of the top law firms in Mexico. Additionally, he is an expert in matters of corporate governance, due diligence, in the elaboration, review and negotiation of complicated commercial contracts, including mergers and acquisitions for Mexican or foreign leading companies doing complex and sophisticated transactions in Mexico. Furthermore, he has participated in major transactions regarding energy and natural resources particularly concerning oil and gas. He has been recognized by Legal 500.

    Representative Matters
    Advised Borr Drilling in the bidding process to be awarded a contract with Pemex to perform integrated well services in the Mexican Gulf in a consortium with Proyectos Globales de Energía y Servicios CME and advised the client in negotiating and creating a joint venture with Proyectos Globales de Energía y Servicios CME.

    Legal advice to an LNG transportation company in the negotiation of a contract for the development and operation of a floating storage and regasification unit to be located in the Mexican Gulf.

    Advised Robert Bosch GmbH in the sale of its subsidiary SEG Automotive Germany GmbH (former Robert Bosch Starter Motors Generators Holding GmbH), together with all subsidiaries, to the consortium ZMJ (Zhengzhou Coal Mining Machinery Group Co., Ltd.) in Zhengzhou, China and CRCI (China Renaissance Capital Investment) in Hong Kong, China.

    Advised JCDecaux SA, the number one outdoor advertising company worldwide in the creation of a joint venture with América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V., the leading provider of integrated telecommunication services in Latin America, for outdoor advertising activities in Mexico.

    Advised Samvardhana Motherson, the Dutch subsidiary of Motherson Sumi Systems Limited, one of the largest automotive parts suppliers globally in the high yield bond offering in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

    Advised Valeo in the acquisition of the German company FTE Automotive from Bain Capital Private Equity for EUR 819.3 million.

    Advised Palladium Equity Partners, in the acquisition of Prince International Corporation, producer of specialty mineral products and additives.

    Advised Acqua Minerale San Benedetto S.p.A. in the sale of its shares in the joint venture to Grupo Peñafiel.

    Advised multinational Dentsu Aegis Network to acquire Mexican agencies Flock Advertising and Arrechedera y Claverol two well-known and highly awarded full service creative digital agencies in Mexico.

    Advised the investment fund KPS in the acquisition of Electrical Components International, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of wire harnesses, control boxes and value-added assembly services for consumer appliance and specialty-industrial applications.