Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C.

Legal Services | Mexico
tel: +52 55 5261 0400 | fax: +52 55 5261 0496
Paseo de los Tamarindos No. 100, 5th floor | Bosques de las Lomas | Mexico, D.F. | 05120 | Mexico

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Basham, Ringe y Correa is one of the leading full-service law firms in Latin America, Established in Mexico in 1912, Basham draws upon a century of experience assisting its clients in conducting business throughout Mexico and abroad. The firm's clients include prominent international corporations, many of them on the Fortune 500 List, medium-sized companies, financial institutions and individuals.

The firm's large group of lawyers and support staff are committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards. Constantly exposed to the international legal system, many of Basham, Ringe y Correa's lawyers and other professionals have completed graduated studies at foreign universities and have worked at companies and law firms abroad.

Bashams preventive and strategic consulting in all types of law allows the firm to offer its client effective, complete and timely solutions to their concerns. The firm's in depth knowledge and insight into international as well as the domestic market including economic trends, and current affairs give the firm a solid base and perspective in order to offer fully-integrated and tailored solutions to every client. It is because these qualities and values, that its clients have continued to entrust their legal affairs to Basham, Ringe y Correa for many years.

The firm's lawyers actively participate in worldwide associations, as well as in international transactions, something which has promoted the exchange of information and experience. This in turn improves the firm growing capacity to serve its clients by constantly adjusting to the dynamics of the global business environment. Basham, Ringe y Correa is aware that each client requires objective counseling, experience, professionalism and trustworthy people. The firm's lawyers are well-known leaders in their respective fields of specialization and are committed to provide legal services at the highest standards of quality.

The firm actively encourages the participation of all of its lawyers in pro bono work for charitable institutions and not-profit organizations, among others. For this purpose the firm has created the Basham, Ringe y Correa Foundation.

Year this Office was Established: 1912
Lawyers Worldwide: 153


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Gonzalo  Martínez Palafox

Gonzalo Martínez Palafox

Head of BD & Marketing


Lack of IP Oversight Could Derail Innovation, Investment

In a recent interview with Mexico Business News, WSG Member Eduardo Kleinberg, Managing Partner at Basham, Ringe y Correa, provided insights on the importance of IP law to ensure a company’s longevity and success. And, discussed how lack of government oversight, support and follow-through of IP Law can result in a country disincentivizing innovation, domestic competitiveness and international investment...

Extension in the Suspension of Deadlines in the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property Until Further Notice

Following the agenda established within the Federal Government's Gradual Plan towards a New Normalization, the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (MIIP) has published an agreement by means of which it extends the suspension of terms and deadlines with respect to all processes and procedures carried out before said Institute, as of March 24, 2020 and until the expected conditions for the restarting of activities of the MIIP are materialized. Therefore, all terms that expire during said period will be automatically extended to the first business day in which the Institute resumes activities...

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Basham, Ringe y Correa advised Klöckner & Co’s U.S. in the acquisition of 100% of the capital stock of National Material of Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V.

Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C. (“Basham”) played a key role in advising Klöckner & Co’s U.S. subsidiary, Kloeckner Metals Corporation (“KMC”), in the acquisition of 100% of the capital stock of National Material of Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. (“NMM”) from Tang Industries, Inc. (“Tang”) and NM Holding, Inc. (“NM”), along with two subsidiary Mexican companies.The acquisition significantly expands KMC’s presence in Mexico, providing access to major industrial and automotive customers. The transaction was settled at a consideration of US$340 million in cash and free of debt...

Basham, Ringe y Correa Announce New Partner, David Eugenio Puente Tostado

As a response to its clients' needs, Basham, Ringe y Correa strengthened its already strong Labour, Employment and Social Security practice group with the addition of David Eugenio Puente Tostado as partner in the firm's Monterrey office. David has more than twenty years' of experience advising domestic and foreign clients on labour, immigration, and social security matters deriving from investments, set up, day-to-day operations and activities, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate restructurings...

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