At CEM Abogados, we provide high-quality and value-added specialized legal services to the Mexican and foreign business community in connection with domestic and international transactions. Our experienced team of partners and associates has the skills and proven ability to take care of our clients’ legal and business needs in a responsive and diligent manner. 

Creating value for our clients is one of the firms’ core principles. As a result, we distinguish ourselves by providing personalized and high-quality services and handling with a rigorous attention to detail the specific needs of each client, delivering customized solutions that not only provide their operations adequate legal protection, but also fulfill their business needs. 

  

Our work methodology and experienced team of lawyers allows us to react in an efficient and timely manner to our clients’ business demands, always under a standard of excellence.

In addition, our business-oriented approach enables our firm to also assist our clients in selecting, coordinating, supervising and communicating with local and foreign advisors specialized in matters that are related to the legal and commercial needs of their transactions and operations, by assembling and leading multidisciplinary working groups under a value creation premise.

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OUR SERVICES

Advice in connection with merger and acquisition transactions, working with our clients from the planning phase and the design of the transactional structure, until the closing of the transaction and compliance with post-closing covenants.

Structuring, formation and legal management of trusts for different purposes and market sectors in Mexico, whether public or private.

Planning, coordination and execution of audits to assess compliance with applicable laws, regulations and internal policies. Elaboration and implementation of internal policies regarding regulatory compliance.

Negotiation, structuring and execution of projects for the purchase, lease and development of real estate, delivering integral legal advice in connection with real estate projects.

Structuring, negotiation and formation of joint ventures, associations and business alliances, as well as the supervision and management of legal affairs during their operation.

Design, structuring and implementation of financing transactions under a broad range of financing schemes and structures and related guarantee mechanisms.

Legal advice to companies that participate in the automotive industry’s OEM supply chain, including advice during the early-program quotation stage, the review and negotiation of purchasing terms and conditions, and the execution of supply agreements.

Legal advice to different players within the IT sector in connection with the design, ownership, development and use of computer systems, software and networks, as well as the transfer, storage and processing of electronic data.

Comprehensive legal advisory services to family-owned businesses, including the implementation of good corporate practices, process institutionalization, and the design of estate planning strategies.

Integration and coordination of multidisciplinary working groups of experts from different areas or professional practice.

Planning and design of strategies for the organization and creation of associations involving individuals and legal entities, advising clients in connection with their implementation and the associations’ incorporation, functioning and compliance with their legal and contractual requirements.

TEAM

Tomás Cantú González

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Formación Académica:

  • Diplomado de Finanzas para No-Financieros, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania, Filadelfia, EUA, 1994.

  • George Washington University, Washington DC, EUA; “Master of Laws” (LLM), certificado pendiente, 1990-1991. 

  • Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 1986. 

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Gobierno Corporativo, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A), Transaccional.

Arturo Lozano Guerrero

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Formación Académica:

  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas, EUA; “Master in Law” (LLM), 2001.
  • Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, graduado con mención honorifica, 1998.

Áreas de Especialización:

Contractual, Corporativo, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A), Tecnologías de la Información, Automotriz y Financiamiento de Proyectos.

Jorge A. Saucedo Vidales

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Formación Académica:

  • Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 2010.

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Contractual, Prácticas Societarias, Joint-Ventures, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A).

Roberto Estrada Montemayor

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Formación Académica:

  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign IL, EUA; “Master of Laws” (LLM), 1994.

  • Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, graduado con honores (Cum Laude), 1992.

    Áreas de Especialización:

Transaccional, Joint-Ventures, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A), Tecnologías de Información y Financiamientos.

Martha Lucia Rentería Garza

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Formación Académica:

  • Universidad Regiomontana, Monterrey, N.L., México; Maestría en Derecho Privado, [*].
  • Facultad Libre de Derecho de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 1999.

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Contractual, Prácticas Societarias, Inmobiliario, Cumplimiento Regulatorio, Laboral.

Lizeth A. Martínez Rodríguez

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Formación Académica:

  • Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 2011.

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Contractual, Prácticas Societarias, Auditorias Corporativas, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A).

Luis Gerardo Martínez González

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Formación Académica:

  • Lousiana State University, EUA; Diplomado en Bancario, 2003-2005.
  • Programa D-1 de Alta Dirección de Empresas en el IPADE. 2001-2002
  • Diplomado en Derecho Comparado, St. Mary’s University San Antonio, Texas. 1992-1993
  • Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, graduado con honores (Cum Laude), 1986.

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Gobierno Corporativo, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A), Transaccional, Inmobiliario, Fideicomisos, Bancario y Planeación Patrimonial.

Ivonne A. Elizondo de la Garza

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Formación Académica:

  • Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 2011.

Áreas de Especialización:

Prácticas Societarias, Auditorias Corporativas y Secretaría Corporativa.

Jorge de la Rosa Treviño

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Formación Académica:

  • Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, N.L., México; Licenciado en Derecho, 2013.

Áreas de Especialización:

Corporativo, Contractual, Prácticas Societarias, Fusiones y Adquisiciones (M&A).

CLIENTS
  • “CEM Abogados is a great team, always delivering”

    Humberto Loza López
    General Counsel Banco Ahorro Famsa, S.A.
  • “CEM Abogados is formed by professional and responsible lawyers, I highly recommend them”

    Mario Esquivel Perpuli
    Fiduciary Director Invex, S.A.
  • “A good place to find a solution to your legal matters”

    Joaquín Montaño Urdiales
    Alternate Notary Public No. 113 in the State of Nuevo León
  • “I recommend CEM Abogados because it is a classic law firm, always honest and efficient”

    Gerardo Urdiales González
    Chief Financial Officer Grupo Industrial Trébol, S.A. de C.V.
  • “As a long time service provider, the team at CEM Abogados is always formal and reliable”

    María de Jesús Peña Garza
    Administration and Securities Secretary Christus Muguerza, S.A.P.I. de C.V.
  • “They deliver efficient and reliable solutions”

    Mauricio Guerra Garza
    Shareholder and Director  Intavan, S.A. de C.V.
  • “They do an excellent job and is easy to communicate with their partners and team”

    Gerardo Gutierrez Rodríguez
    General Director Soiler, S.A. de C.V.
  • “A responsive, trustworthy and experienced firm”

    Tomás Garza de la Garza / Jorge Luis Ramos Bacco
    Chief Financial Officer / Head of Legal Grupo Lamosa, S.A.B. de C.V.
  • “They provide very good services, attention and solutions to their clients”

    Isabel Puertas
    Former majority shareholder of Tepso Plastics, S.A. de C.V.
  • “Cantú, Estrada y Martínez is a competent firm, having excellent professionals in their team”.

    Javier Arechavaleta Santos
    General Counsel, Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.
CULTURE

At CEM, our culture defines and distinguishes us; We base ourselves on six fundamental axes:

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