Melanie Koch

Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1034


Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1034

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  • Education & Experience
    • Ceneval revalidation examination, with subsequent authorization to practice law in Mexico, Mexico City.
    • Second State Examination in Law, to practice as a judge, magistrate and lawyer, Ministerium der Justiz NRW (Ministry of Justice of NRW), Germany.
    • Certificate of the Xiamen Academy of International Law, China.
    • Master of Laws (Mag. Iur.), University of Bonn, Germany.
    • Law Degree (First State Examination in Law), University of Bonn, Germany.
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  • Languages
    • Spanish, English, German, French and Portuguese.
  • Melanie is an associate at Von Wobeser y Sierra. She is part of the firm's Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions practice group, the Automotive and Manufacturing practice group. She is also a member of the German Desk.

    Melanie counts with more than four years of experience in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), corporate matters and international dispute resolution. Trained as a lawyer in Germany and with a professional license in Mexico, Melanie advises a high-profile clientele from Mexico and all over Europe, particularly Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

    Prior to joining the firm, she completed her legal training in Germany with the First State Examination in Law (Master's Degree) and the Second State Examination in Law (to practice as a judge, magistrate and lawyer). She also completed courses in public and private international law at the Xiamen Academy of International Law, China. Melanie has already gained experience in international law firms in Germany and Brazil, as well as in multilateral diplomacy at the German Embassy in Mexico. She also has experience and has taken part in international mediation and arbitration proceedings.

    Thanks to her international work background and legal education, she has a unique legal perspective combining international and commercial law expertise to serve the cross-border needs of our clients.