Von Wobeser boosts team with new partners and counsel

Mexico City, January 2021.- Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. is delighted to announce that it has bolstered the firm with the appointment of two partners and five counsel with complementary areas of expertise, in furtherance of our full-service approach to better serve our clients.

Our firm was founded in 1986, with the principles of excellence and integrity as its cornerstones. As a full-service law firm, Von Wobeser y Sierra covers sixteen areas of practice and six industry groups. These appointments strengthen our team, which now comprises seventeen partners, four of counsel, five counsel and more than eighty associates. We are proud of our diverse pool of world-class talent.

Our new partners include Raymundo Soberanis and Alejandro Orellana. Raymundo Soberanis is an expert in litigation, arbitration and anticorruption, with more than fifteen years of experience. Alejandro Orellana, who also has more than fifteen years of experience, focuses his practice on corporate law, M&A and real estate. The five new counsel are:

• Gloria Martínez whose practice is focused on corporate, M&A, fintech and data privacy.

• Pablo Fautsch who represents clients in litigation, arbitration, anti-corruption and bankruptcy matters.

• Gerardo Rodríguez who is an expert in competition and antitrust.

• Ariel Garfio who advises clients on energy and environmental law, as well as project development.

• Jessika Rocha who is focused on arbitration, litigation and bankruptcy.

The members of our Executive Committee provided comment in connection with the appointments. Claus von Wobeser stated “Although 2020 was a challenging year for everyone in many respects, our firm has been able to navigate through this pandemic very successfully. Over the years, we have prepared for crisis scenarios and our firm’s model has shown remarkable resilience. The appointment of our new partners and counsel is a clear indication of the continuing success of our approach and will further consolidate our position as a client-centric law firm.”

Luis Burgueño mentioned, “We congratulate our new partners and counsel on their appointment. Their diverse profiles, experience and capabilities will bring invaluable contributions to our leadership team.” He added, “2020 offered us a great opportunity to strengthen our technology and communication platforms. We were able to adapt quickly and effectively, so that our teams collaborated as efficiently as before.”

Fernando Carreño commented, “We are excited about the appointment of new partners and counsel, as we continue to grow as a full-service firm despite the complex environment. The past months have allowed us to reinforce and demonstrate our priority for excellent client service and our commitment to establishing and sustaining long-lasting relationships with our clients.”

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