Multi-Billion Pension Fund Purchase
Represented Afore XXI in its bid and agreement to acquire Afore Bancomer from Spain’s Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) for about $1.6 billion. Conducted due diligence, gave regulatory and corporate advice and worked on the Mexican and New York legal aspects of the bid documents and transaction agreements.
Acquisition of Hotel Nikko Mexico
Represented Hyatt International Inc. in the acquisition of the 756-room Hotel Nikko Mexico for approximately $190 million from Japan-Mexico Hotel Investment Co., Ltd.
American Lending Group
Counseling U.S. and Mexican investors and structuring the incorporation and operation of Multi Purpose Financial Company (Sociedad Financiera de Objeto Múltiple) (“SOFOM”)
Asset Purchase Agreement
Represented GRUPO TMM in its purchase of assets from DaimlerChrylser Services de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. and Auto Convoy Mexicano, S.A. de C.V.
Buena Vista Hospitality Group
$200 million investment in high end real estate residential and hospitality projects in Mexico.
Corporate, Tax and Contract Matters in Mexico
Advising client on formation of Mexican subsidiaries, labor matters, gas purchase and sale agreements, tax matters, and general corporate matters in Mexico.
Corporate, Tax, and Contract Matters in Mexico - Energy Services
Advising clients on doing business in Mexico and Pemex contracts and bids.
Corporate, Tax, and Contract Matters in Mexico - IT Services
Advising client on software licensing and general corporate matters in Mexico.
Joint Venture in Mexico - Restaurants
Advising U.S. client on joint venture for restaurants in Mexico.
General Corporate, Tax Planning and Compliance in Mexico
Advising U.S. client and its Mexican subsidiaries on general corporate, tax, and commercial matters in Mexico.
General Corporate, Tax Planning and Compliance, and Tax Litigation in Mexico
Advising U.S. service company on its corporate and tax matters, and Pemex bids and contracts, commercial contracts, labor matters, and tax and administrative litigation in Mexico.
Cypress Real Estate Advisors, Inc.
Representation of a Mexican industrial real estate developer in the structure and negotiation of a major investment transaction of $180 million investment in Mexican industrial portfolio with one of the most important pension funds of the United States.
Merger and Acquisition in Mexico
Advising U.S. client on disposition of line of business in Mexico.
The Novati Group, LLC.
Counseling U.S. investors and structuring the acquisition of retail shopping centers in Mexico.