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MIAMI and MEXICO CITY – Oct. 23, 2019 – Attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have been recognized in the prestigious The Legal 500 Latin America 2019 Guide. Additionally, nine of the firm’s practices are recognized in Mexico and internationally.

To create the guide, independent researchers interviewed more than 10,000 lawyers and approximately 250,000 client references, according to the publisher. The publisher also notes that the 2019 guide, “provides a detailed qualitative review of over 600 commercial law firms across 18 key jurisdictions in the region (as well as those involved in international practice) across all relevant practice areas.”

The guide recognizes Greenberg Traurig in the following practices:

Latin America: International
• Banking and finance
• Capital markets
• Corporate and M&A
• Projects and energy

• Banking and finance
• Capital markets
• Competition and antitrust
• Corporate and M&A
• Energy and natural resources
Projects and infrastructure
• Real estate

The Greenberg Traurig lawyers listed below are recommended in The Legal 500 Latin America 2019 Guide based on its industry or practice area designations as selected by researchers:

Latin America: International


Recognized in

Emilio J. Alvarez-Farré

Latin America: International – Banking & Finance; Corporate and M&A; City Focus: Miami

Robert J. Downing

Latin America: International –  City Focus: Miami

Juan Manuel González Bernal

Latin America: International – Projects & Energy

Yosbel A. Ibarra

Latin America: International – Banking & Finance; Corporate and M&A

Antonio Peña

Latin America: International – Corporate and M&A; City Focus: Miami

José Raz Guzmán

Latin America: International – Banking & Finance; Corporate and M&A

Marc M. Rossell

Latin America: International – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Corporate and M&A

Oscar Stephens

Latin America: International – Capital Markets

Carlos Treistman

Latin America: International – Corporate and M&A, Projects and Energy

David R. Yates

Latin America: International – Corporate and M&A

Click here for a complete list of the rankings and editorial summaries for Latin America by The Legal 500 researchers and editors.


Attorney(s)  Leading Lawyers 
 José Antonio Diez de Bonilla Martinez  Mexico – Real Estate
 Juan Manuel González Bernal  Mexico – Capital Markets
 José Raz Guzman  Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets

Attorney(s)  Next Generation Lawyers
 Gerardo Carrillo Valadez  Mexico – Real Estate


Rising Stars

David Argueta

Mexico – Banking & Finance

Roberto Guerrero Comella

Mexico – Real Estate



Recognized in

David Argueta

Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets

José Antonio Butrón Quintero

Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Projects & Infrastructure

Gerardo Carrillo Valadez

Mexico – Real Estate

José Antonio Diez de Bonilla Martinez

Mexico – Real Estate

Miguel Flores Bernés

Mexico – Competition & Antitrust

Víctor Manuel Frías Garcés

Mexico – Competition & Antitrust; Corporate & M&A

Carlos R. Garduño

Mexico – Banking & Finance

Juan Manuel González Bernal

Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Energy & Natural Resources; Projects & Infrastructure

Roberto Guerrero Comella

Mexico – Real Estate

Hugo López-Coll

Mexico – Corporate & M&A

Miguel Moisés

Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Real Estate

Joselino Morales Lopez

Mexico – Competition & Antitrust

Arturo Pérez-Estrada

Mexico - Corporate & M&A

José Raz Guzmán

Mexico – Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Corporate & M&A

Pedro Javier Reséndez Bocanegra

Mexico – Energy & Natural Resources

Julio Antonio Sardina Pla

Mexico – Real Estate


Click here to read a complete list of the rankings and editorial summaries for Mexico by The Legal 500 researchers and editors.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City Office: Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City office opened in 2011, offering clients innovative, strategic advice and legal services that span both traditional fields and contemporary regulatory sectors. The office leverages the resources and reach of the firm’s global platform, which consists of more than 100 practice areas and industry groups, to provide clients with tailored legal services reflective of the specific industry and market conditions in which they operate. The Mexico City office is an integral part of the firm’s award-winning Latin America Practice. The attorneys in Mexico City work closely with colleagues from across the practice to advise both international and domestic clients with their business interests in Latin America, the United States, and other international markets.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2100 attorneys in 41 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.