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Luis is a Counsel to BSA Legal Group and is part of our Business Development Practice Group.
Luis’ practice emphasizes in the representation of foreign companies and high net-worth individuals investing in Latin America, mainly in Mexico, in cross-border joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, as well as financial institutions lending on real and personal property. Luis advises clients on Mexican and international law issues, including corporate, franchise, securities, real estate and foreign investment regulatory compliance. He has experience representing U.S. clients in their various transactional issues throughout Mexico and Latin America, coordinating in many cases with a network of top-quality local law firms, where applicable and necessary.
Luis acquired this experience by working in top-level law firms both in Mexico and the U.S. He worked in the Monterrey office of Santamarina y Steta, S.C., one of Mexico’s most traditional and distinguished law firms. In the U.S., Luis worked for Bryan Cave LLP, a full-service business law firm with over 1,000 attorneys around the world.
Luis obtained his law degree from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey. A few years later, he obtained his LL.M. degree from Northwestern University School of Law and a Certificate in Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. He resides in Chihuahua, Mexico and travels frequently to our Washington, DC, office.
Luis is fluent in Spanish and English.