-YOUR LOCAL, LEGAL PROFESSIONALS
In JBV lawyers, our mission is to position, protect and enhance the competitive advantages of our customers in the Mexican and Latinamerican market.
Our practice focuses on tangible results that only our expertise, legal and commercial leadership as well as with a customer-oriented philosophy, can provide, based on a thorough knowledge of the law approach. In JVB is our mission to provide legal advice of excellence that suits the current needs of our customers, to anticipate future challenges arising from legal and economic reforms, and thereby enable our customers to realize their vision capitalizing on their opportunities.
Our attorneys currently serve, or have served as legal advisors of various government entities, including Pemex, the Department of Energy, National Council for Science and Technology both in its bidding processes and execution of guarantees.
JBV was founded by prominent lawyers committed to excellence and the highest ethical standards, but also committed to a new kind of customer service that balances their needs and aspirations with concrete results that only a Firm of comprehensive advice with specialized care can provide. Assisting you in achieving your objectives is our goal.
CIVIL - COMERCIAL LITIGATION
JBV litigates in federal district and local courts in Mexico City and other states in Mexico, in trials related with the matters of finance, civil responsibility - torts-, manufacturing services contracts (maquila), conflicts between shareholders, securities executions, insurance claims, judicial and out-of-court debt collections, class actions, emotional distress (moral damages), foreclosures, exequatur proceedings, seizures of assets and bank accounts, sports centers and hotels conflicts, among others.
ADMINISTRATIVE - CONSTITUTIONAL LITIGATION
The Firm counsels in the prevention of controversies, and represents our clients in administrative procedures before administrative authorities, state responsibility, class actions, as well as in administrative nullity trials before the local or Federal Courts of Administrative Justice; constitutional trials before district courts (amparo) and those specialized in economic competence (antitrust), broadcasting and telecommunications federal district courts.
In sectors regulated by Mexican laws and by governmental authorities, JBV attends to corporate & regulations aspects in order to comply with the obligations within the applicable law and to prevent future litigations and controversies with individuals or authorities. We also provide accessory to obtain concessions, permits, licences, authorizations, and in participation in the process of litigation in all of its stages.
Our team has counsel and represented national and international companies as well as mexican goverment mainly in areas as water sector, construction, economic competence, energy, electricity, financial (banking & stock market), infrastructure, marines, health, telecommunications.
Our team at JBV has a wide range of topics in sports law.
Within the team we have lawyers who specialize in advising the affairs of football associations, leagues, clubs, players, associations players, managers and agents in a wide variety of specific topics football, national and international transfers, including proceedings before the Mexican Football Federation and FIFA..
COMPANIES, MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS & SETTLEMENTS
Our practice is composed of a team of lawyers with experience in providing legal advise to foreign companies in their investments in Mexico, such as: incorporation of Mexican companies and Branchs, mergers, acquisitions, financing's, joint ventures and international investigations. We specialize in investments from Central Europe.
Our attorneys have the expertise to develop comprehensive intellectual property strategies that suit the needs and requirements of customers experience. We support our clients on copyright, patents, trademarks, including their protection and defense. We promote the creation of strategic portfolio of intellectual property of our customers.
The firm has experience in advising employers in all states of the employment relationship. Labor and employment lawyers advise employers in the development and implementation of personnel policies and procedures.
We have lawyers with over 20 years of experience in immigration issues, specialized in serving clients in Central Europe, companies, citizens, embassies, consulates and chambers of countries like Germany, Denmark, Holland, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Slovenia, Slovakia , among others, attest to the reliability and quality of our services.
Relations between lawyer and client are always based on trust and understand that our clients and their cases deserve our attention at any time. Therefore, we also offer multilingual services in English, Czech, German and Polish. The personal touch in all cases it is important for us - we keep our customers informed about your case every step of the process.
MEET THE TEAM
MARIO CAMPERO RESÉNDIZ
Czech office - Generel administration
Polish office - Client Management
Back Office & Customer Service
Civil and Commercial Matters
Processing commercial litigations before district federal courts arising from international sale of goods disputes such as telescopic panels, medical equipment, electric turbines, mines and railroads, including its related enforcement and exequatur procedures applying the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and the Mexican Code of Commerce (estimated values between 2 and 3 Million USD).
We achieved an historic compensation for moral damages (emotional distress) derived from the breach of safe deposit box services by a banking institution (5 million MXN).
Additionally, we have processed several trials for opposition and nullity actions related to conflicts between shareholders.
Energy and Antitrust
We have successfully represented and defended Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex, the Mexican state-owned oil company) and Pemex-Refinación (Pemex-Refining) against the sanction imposed by the Federal Commission for Economic Competence (Mexican Antitrust Commission) for more than 650 million MXN for tied sells related to the market of gasoline and diesel transportation and distribution to gas stations, opening market of the Mexican energy sector. Solved by the Supreme Court of Justice in January 2017.
Favorable defense in the administrative, civil and constitutional jurisdiction, against an administrative contract rescission ordered by the Federal Electricity Commission in a contract valued at $121,000,000.00 USD; obtaining, at the time, the provisional and the definitive suspension (injunction) of the rescission and prevented the litigation of a commercial trial for the execution of the contract´s guarantee, valued at approximately $40,000,000.00 USD.
Financial (Banking & Stock-Market)
Favorable rulings in financial cases derived from the breach of a brokerage contract and a trust. Our counterpart was condemned to pay damages, to the extent of 80 million MXN.
Conducting in our client’s benefit, trials related to sanctions and fines regarding audit norms procedures; brokerage operations; money transfers, non-recognized charges on electronic bank transfers; and for the breach of several financial services.
We have processed several favorable trials for the introduction of medicines and medications to the list of essential medicines, including their tagging and publicity in Mexico.
Marines, Infrastructure and Water Sectors
Favorable judgments regarding the license extension for Marina Ixtapa, for another 20 years. We obtained the judicial suspension of the closure of a marina dock built in the federal maritime-terrestrial zone, imposed by the Office of the General Attorney for the Protection of the Environment (PROFEPA), in Acapulco, Guerrero.
We have also processed several favorable trials related to the measuring of the federal maritime-terrestrial zone and the lands gained to the sea, started by the authority against the interests of constructors and licensees.
JBV has favorably litigated actions of unconstitutionality and interconnection disagreements between fixed and mobile operators, and disagreements related to national and long-distance interconnection tariffs (Short Messaging Service “SMS”, Calling Party Pays -national and long distance calls-).
We also obtained favorable constitutional trials against state and municipal jurisdictions, even against legislative acts for the return of contributions that tax activities related with licensed public telecommunications services.
Adequate defense for the declassification of a real state property considered as artistic and cultural heritage (INBA and SEDUVI), as well as favorable litigation for the constitution and defense of Construction Polygons. Litigating amparo-constitutional trials against closure notices and fines in construction and commercial operation matters, and in the implementation of Urban Development Plans.
Representing a class action for the recovery of a mutualist fund for pensions and retirements for the personnel of the Federal Electricity Commission, with an estimated value of 1,900 million MXP -the case is pending solution-.
MAX GIL CRUZ
MARIA GARZA MIER Y TERAN
Back Office & Customer Service
MARIA ELENA AGUILAR
Back Office & Customer Service