Jáuregui y Del Valle (JDV) was founded in 1975 as a Mexican full-service law firm specialized in domestic and international business transactions. It brings together dedicated professionals with a solid international expertise, highly recognized for their innovative approach in providing solutions with the highest technical and ethical standards, alongside a deep understanding of their clients’ business needs. Our mission is to preserve a distinctive unique approach and to remain a leading practitioner of law; key elements that triggered their participation in highly reputable transactions. JDV advises domestic and foreign clients on a wide range of joint ventures, investments and economic activities within manufacturing trade and services.
Main Areas of Practice
Banking and finance
JDV advises some of the world's leading financial institutions, including commercial and investment banks, financial companies, insurers, reinsurers, financial leasing companies, factoring companies, investment funds, pension funds and other institutional investors, alongside family offices and entrepreneurs in connection with their business in Mexico and cross-border transactions. We actively advise our clients on corporate and export finance, project and energy finance, structured finance, private equity, derivatives, banking and regulatory, restructuring and distressed assets, securities, insurance and reinsurance, litigation, fintech and payment networks.
JDV is recognized for its innovative approach and efficiency in designing corporate structures, alongside an outstanding technique to solve complex issues. We provide legal services in distribution agreements, acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances and associations, shareholder conflicts, corporate governance, regulated industries, privatization process and anti-corruption.
We have a substantial practice area in tax consulting, both federal and local, with broad expertise in acquisitions, divestitures, stock and asset purchases, transfer pricing studies, tax refunds and structuring of funds and public securities issue (IPO). Our tax specialists are constantly involved in cross-border and domestic transactions.
We advise brokerage firms and securities issuers on public and private offerings of debt and capital instruments on both Mexican and international stock markets. We also advise public companies and their stockholders on fulfilling their obligations under securities laws. Our experience includes handling initial public offerings and public purchase offerings, listing and delisting securities, debt and structured instrument offerings, including stock exchange-traded certificates issued by development trusts (CKDs) and stock exchange-traded certificates issued by real estate investment trusts (FIBRAs).
Our team advises clients involved in the energy sector in exploration, drilling, maintenance and other services to Petróleos Mexicanos and Comisión Federal de Electricidad, transportation, distribution and storage of natural gas, energy projects such as cogeneration and self-supply, BLT agreements, EPC and O&M contracts and other energy related projects. Also, we have a legal practice specialized on mining.
Insurance and reinsurance
The Insurance and Reinsurance practice encompasses a wide range of regulatory, organizational, operational, transactional and claims-related matters, both on transactional day-to-day matters and for special projects. In particular we represent Mexican Insurance Companies on the following matters: corporate and regulatory, foreign insurers on the establishment of their Mexican operations, cross-border trade related to all insurance-related services, Mexican insurers on various day-to-day and high-end operational matters, product development, claims and coverage issues. We also participate in national and international insurance and reinsurance arbitration and litigation, general regulatory, alongside transactional and corporate work for foreign reinsurers and Mexican insurance-related entities.
The Environmental Law practice advises and represents our clients on Compliance Matters related to Regulatory and Environmental Legislation. Our services include due diligence, advice and implementation of legal strategies aimed to minimize environmental risks that may arise during the development of any new project or corporate transaction such as mergers and acquisitions or from inspection visits to their establishments.
The Criminal Law practice of JDV has a clear corporate focus providing legal services mainly to the business sector and to individuals who seek excellence and ethics in the practice of criminal law. To date the firm is involved in some of the most relevant criminal litigation matters in Mexico and it has advised multiple national and foreign entities.
JDV has a full intellectual property practice, being active in trademarks, copyright, patents and plant varieties, from filing and prosecution to complex litigation. Anti-counterfeiting is one of the strongest areas of IP in JDV. We are currently representing some of the most prestigious companies on different sectors such as: smartphones, computer, pharmaceutical, toners, technology, sport brands, spirits, luxury and clothing.
Litigation and Arbitration
JDV has extensive experience representing national and international companies, financial and insurance institutions, public corporations and trusts, funds and private investors in matters related to conflicts between shareholders, and contractual and non-contractual liability procedures and implementation of real and personal guarantees, before tribunals of the federal jurisdiction and the common jurisdiction. Our actively guide the client by proposing timely and effective solutions to the legal conflicts they face.
Data Protection, Privacy and Information Technology
Our Data Protection, Privacy and IT team provides professional
advice to worldwide organizations such as telecommunications, apps,
pharmaceutics, online payments services, privacy notices, national and international
transfers agreements, due diligence, data subjects rights, outsourced data
protection officers, privacy policies, counseling on procedures carried on by
the Data Protection Authority or trials at the Federal Courts or Supreme Court
Competition & Antitrust
This area provides advise to national and multinational companies on the full range of issues including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and contracts, antitrust investigations and litigation, leniency and reduction of sanctions program, audits and compliance programs to different sector, such as transportation and logistics, retail, automotive, health, food and drinks and pharmaceutical, among others.
We have an in-depth knowledge and vast experience on advising national and multinational companies from different sectors with virtually every aspect of international trade and investment, including trade and customs compliance and litigation, international trade litigation, market access and trade policy, multilateral and bilateral trade agreements, preferential trade regimes, trade remedies, antidumping, safeguards and subsidies. JDV advises national and multinational companies from different sectors on the above-mentioned areas.
Labor and Immigration
We provide legal advice on several labor matters, such as representing employers on collective bargaining negotiation, individual and collective lawsuits, social security, workers’ profit sharing, individual labor agreements and outsourcing structure. We also provide advice to clients on immigration matters for expatriate employees.
Designing, negotiating and implementing various types of real estate projects, such as financing, capital investment, joint ventures, funds creation and projects for private investment funds.
About Our Clients
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Firm Practice Areas
- Administrative Law
- Arbitration and Mediation
- Banking and Finance Law
- Capital Markets Law
- Communications Law
- Construction Law
- Environmental Law
- Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- Labor and Employment Law
- Private Equity Law
- Project Finance and Development Practice
- Real Estate Law
- Structured Finance Law
- Tax Law
- Trade Law