Corporate & Finance


Garza Tello & Asociados, S.C. provides legal advice in all aspects of corporate law, in particular to international companies doing business in Mexico, whether directly or through Mexican subsidiaries. Our corporate practice includes all legal aspects of commercial activities, such as:

Our firm is constantly involved in the incorporation of Mexican Commercial Companies and the establishment of branches and subsidiaries of international companies and their operations in Mexico, including the acquisition and/or leasing of their facilities. We have experience in the interpretation and application of foreign investment regulations pertaining to particular restricted industry sectors, such as the shipping industry, and in obtaining foreign investment authorizations in areas where such authorizations are required.

We have experience in transactions related to the acquisition and sale of Mexican companies and in the implementation of mechanisms for the sale of assets, transfer of control, structuring and implementation of mergers and equity acquisitions. Our services include the preparation and negotiation of contracts, preparing corporate authorizations, compliance with regulatory requirements, obtaining governmental licenses and permits and, in general, all necessary requirements to structure and close such transactions.

We provide assistance in the drafting and negotiation of all kinds of agreements to structure business combinations, joint ventures, shareholders agreements, loan agreements, security interest documents and other documentation in connection with the participation of foreign investors in business entities.

Our firm also provides advice in a variety of transactions related to the acquisition, sale, and lease of assets and real estate, including the acquisition of real estate in the so-called 'restricted zone' by foreign parties, or by Mexican companies with foreign investment. We are constantly involved in transactions related to the financing, purchase and sale of vessels, drilling rigs, FPSO and equipment related to the maritime and energy sector.