Gonzalo is partner at the firm since 1991. He is a transactional attorney with over 30 years of experience providing legal and business advice to multinational and Mexican companies, with focus in the areas of projects and infrastructure, oil and gas, energy, power generation, petrochemicals, joint ventures, government procurement -public bids and regulatory matters-, real estate, as well as in ADR and arbitration -acting as expert witness in domestic and international arbitration proceedings-.
Market commentators commend his “ability to suggest alternatives.” Chambers & Partners
Being recognized as a business-oriented practitioner, Gonzalo is an active member of the boards of directors of several joint venture companies. He has also experience in cross-border investments, M&A transactions, corporate finance, sophisticated corporate structures, and disputes between shareholders.
He has developed critical knowledge and made key contacts through his work with national and multinational developers, financial institutions, general contractors, management companies, architectural firms, sponsors, brokers, service companies and other clients in a broad range of local and cross-border transactions related to the real estate sector, including their participation in international public and private bids associated with the acquisition of major real estate assets or infrastructure construction.
Additionally, he is knowledgeable about the management of distressed assets, being widely recognized in the Mexican legal and business sectors due to his experience in the implementation of sophisticated purchase and sale schemes for golf courses, clubs, hotels and other type of properties.