Alberto is a transactional attorney with litigation background. He has successfully assisted clients in complex projects involving Mexico and Latin America.
Alberto assists clients in a broad range of projects and legal matters regarding Mexico, including, strategic M&A, secured transactions, energy, real estate, aviation and maritime law, anti-corruption and compliance, litigation strategy, workouts and international law.
He has represented companies in a variety of different industries, including energy, maritime, aviation, telecommunications, financial services, manufacturing, franchising and distribution, hospitality and real estate. Alberto is a member of the Board of Directors of Haynes and Boone.
EducationLL.M., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2001
J.D., Escuela Libre de Derecho, 1994, with highest honors
Significant AccomplishmentsRepresented public and private companies in complex mergers and acquisitions transactions related to Mexico and Latin America.
Represented clients in contractual, transactional and regulatory work in the energy sector in Mexico.
Assisted client in a $100 million joint venture in Mexico in the oil and gas sector.
Represented the lenders in vessel financings in Mexico.
Represented American and Canadian banks and companies in international financing, including lending to, and obtaining security interests in, Mexican companies and assets.
Represented public and private telecommunications carriers in Mexico regulatory and transactional matters.
Represented a U.S. public company in the issuance of a multi-million dollar debt in connection with Mexican legal regulations and antitrust compliance.
Assisted client in the implementation of a compliance program, including FCPA, regarding its operations in Mexico and Latin America.
Represented U.S. public company in the acquisition and servicing of distressed loan portfolios in Mexico and Latin America.
Represented franchisors in corporate transactional work, regulatory, administrative filings, and trademark infringement procedures in Mexico.
Represented clients acquiring commercial and industrial real estate in Mexico.
Represented Mexican public and private companies with operations in the United States.
Represented U.S. public companies and the Mexican government in cross-border litigation matters.
Assisted arbitrator in NAFTA international arbitration regarding NAFTA regulations and commercial law.
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