Luis Gerardo Ramírez Villela has been appointed as junior partner in the corporate, banking and financial practice group at Mexico’s Müggenburg Gorches & Peñalosa Abogados.
With over 16 years’ experience in the market, Ramírez has focused his expertise in the areas of corporate, banking & finance, mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, real estate, mining, labor, infrastructure, project finance and restructures.
A graduate of Universidad Iberoamericana., he previously worked at Galicia Abogados for 18 years. In addition, he has experience overseas, having worked at Shearman & Sterling in New York, at the finance, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets groups for a year.
His expertise includes the representation of both national and international companies in buying and selling shares and assets in the country and abroad. He participates in the negotiations and structuring of documents. He also acts as representation in credit agreements and structuring of security mechanisms; as well as in the establishment of representative offices, incorporation of companies and joint ventures agreements.