Practice Areas


We are a small law firm with Big Law Firm training and best practices. We provide legal advice in the following areas:

• Corporate and Business law.
• Mergers and Acquisitions, including both stock and asset purchase transactions.
• Start-ups; Roll ups; Venture Capital Investment/Financing.
• Private Offerings under Regulation D of the Securities Act of 1933.
• Securities reporting and compliance under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
• Anticorruption protocols in the US and abroad.
• International/cross-border M&A, Venture Capital Investment/Financing in Latin America.
• International Cross-border joint ventures and other strategic alliances.
• Incorporation of entities in Mexico and other Latin American countries.
• Purchase, sale, diligence, and entitlements of commercial and residential real estate, resorts, hotels and mining properties in Mexico.
• Lease agreements for commercial and industrial space in Mexico.
• Licensing, permitting and contracting under foreign manufacturing programs.
• Manufacturing agreements, distribution agreements, services agreements, and shelter agreements between U.S. corporations and Mexican contractors.
• Sale of goods agreements between U.S. and Mexican corporations.
• Arbitration of international disputes.

We also assist in the development, coordination, and implementation of litigation, intellectual property, environmental, labor, and tax strategies in Mexico and other Latin American countries.


OUR EXPERIENCE

• Acquisition of private universities in Chile and Mexico for U.S. public company leader in online education in a joint venture with major U.S. investment fund ~$40M.

• Start-up of private online college in Mexico for U.S. public company leader in on-line education.

• Acquisition of music and entertainment portfolio for leading U.S. Hispanic television network ~$220M.

• Sale of Mexican animal products manufacturing operations of Japanese client to French conglomerate ~$125M.

• Participation in Chapter 13 bidding procedure in the U.S. to acquire bus manufacturing assets for largest Mexican bus manufacturer.

• Negotiation of services agreement for U.S. client leader in airline catalog sales and advertising with major Mexican airline.

• Financing of residential development in Punta Mita, Mexico, by a five-star U.S. hotel brand.

• Acquisition of resort hotel and raw land in Mexican Riviera for Texas developer ~$52M.

• Acquisition and financing of 210 room beachfront hotel and raw land in Mexico for Arizona developer.

• Acquisition, entitlement, financing and commercialization of various beachfront resort and residential real estate projects in Mexico for U.S. clients.

• Negotiation of software development agreement for U.S. client with South American company.

• Successful bidding for commercial, mix-used, and hotel properties for U.S. investment fund for projects in various South American countries.

• Set up manufacturing operations in Mexico for U.S., United Kingdom, and Canadian clients under shelter manufacturing agreements, subcontracting agreements, and import-export programs such as the Maquiladora and IMMEX Programs for aerospace and car parts.

• Incorporation of wholly-owned Mexican subsidiaries for U.S., Japanese, and Canadian clients for manufacturing, distribution, and sale of goods such as general hardware, electronic products, mining machinery and equipment, and steel.

• Joint venture structures for various U.S. clients in manufacturing of drainage systems, manufacturing of electric poles, agricultural operations, and mining operations in Mexico.

• Negotiations of industrial and commercial lease agreements for U.S. clients’ operations in Mexico.

• Special counsel to U.S. and Canadian law firms in connection with their clients’ transactions and operations in Mexico.


Aguilera International Counsel . . .We Make Global Sense™







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