Joaquín is a partner in the Corporate/M&A and Compliance areas with over 25-years’ experience advising companies on mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, project financing and others, mainly in the pharmaceutical, real estate and retail sectors.
He holds an LLB in Law (Licentiatura en Derecho) from Panamerican University in Mexico, a BA in International Transactions related to the United States from the University of California, Davis, USA and a PhD in Law (LLM) from the University of California, Davis.
He also has postgraduate degrees in Real Estate Law from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and in International Commercial Arbitration from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Mexico. He completed a postgraduate programme in e-commerce and technology law at the University of Cologne, Germany.
Joaquín is a member of the Mexican Bar Association, A.C. (BMA), of the American Bar Association, the ILS International Law Section (“ABA”), and of the Mexico City International City Chapter. He was also Mexico’s representative to the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) (2003-06), when he chaired the Annual Congress in Mexico 2005.
He speaks Spanish and English.
He is the co-author of the book China Outbound Investments published by CCH Hong Kong Limited (Wolters Kluwer Group).