Von Wobeser is one of the constantly top ranked corporate firms in Mexico in regards to Corporate, M&A.
The practice is led by Luis Burgueño and has been recognized by various leading rankings including: Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, IFLR 1000, Who´s Who Legal and Best Lawyers among others. Our corporate team has varied and extensive experience ranging from the planning of corporate structures to the incorporation of companies, including the drafting of by-laws, shareholder agreements, joint ventures, corporate governance provisions and other corporate arrangements. We regularly advise some of the most important local and global corporations in defining corporate structures, corporate governance, mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs and other divestitures, corporate and leverage financing, including project finance and leveraged acquisitions, restructurings and other corporate transactions.
We have participated in many corporate restructurings and reorganizations, several of which involved leading Mexican financial, industrial and commercial groups as well as important foreign companies including many listed in the Dow Jones, Fortune 500, DAX and other similar indexes. In addition, we have extensive experience in company legal audits and due diligence investigations for acquisitions, joint ventures or other similar purposes.
Our firm also handles the day-to-day corporate matters of many of its clients, which include serving as corporate secretaries, examiners or board members representing the interests of our clients. Another facet of the administration of the daily corporate activities of our clients is the preparation of minutes of shareholder's meetings, granting of powers of attorney, and transfer of shares together with all registrations required under Mexican Law.
Furthermore, Von Wobeser plays an active role in the preparation and negotiation of commercial contracts for activities such as distribution, supply, agency, asset purchase and sale and transportation to mention a few. In addition, we constantly assist our clients in structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial transactions for their day-to-day needs, such as standard terms and conditions for purchase orders, equipment lease agreements, and intercompany service agreements. Our lawyers are skilled in drafting contracts and also have broad experience and are familiar with business practices, thereby being able to ensure that the commercial contracts incorporate the business needs of our clients in a legally acceptable manner, fully protecting their interests.