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 Mauricio Valdespino
 Mauricio Valdespino

Mauricio Valdespino

Associate, Mexico City


Mauricio Valdespino specializes in Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Real Estate and Corporate and Commercial Law. He represents buyers, sellers, boards of directors and financial advisors in connection with complex transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, joint ventures, strategic alliances, minority investments and asset sales.

Mauricio has actively represented various foreign companies and investors in the sale or acquisition of their interests and business assets in Mexico, and he also regularly handles corporate governance, financings and other related work.

Additionally, he offers advice in all aspects of corporate and business law relating to the incorporation, operation and maintenance of Mexican companies of domestic and foreign clients operating in various sectors and industries within Mexico, including by advising, tailoring and negotiating a wide array of civil and commercial contracts.

Moreover, during 2012 and 2013, Mauricio worked as a foreign associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, in New York, being the first Mexican corporate lawyer working in Wachtell's M&A team as a foreign associate. During his time at Wachtell, he participated in various complex M&A and Private Equity transactions involving target companies in Europe and Latin America.

Bars and Courts

  • Authorized to practice law in Mexico


  • LLM, Master of Laws in Mergers and Acquisitions, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Diploma, Escuela Libre de Derecho
  • Attorney at Law (Abogado), Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)


  • Spanish
  • English