Dorantes Advisors is a reliable source of legal representation on international trade disputes and before administrative and judicial authorities in Mexico. We offer on-going coordination and joint planning with our clients to ensure political and legal support for the successful development of investment or commercial ventures.
Our firm’s structure and accumulated experience allow us to provide a tailored service to our clients’ needs.
We are committed to providing a personalized one-one service that surpasses client expectations.
As part of our tasks, we engage and represent our client’s interests before the following branches of the Mexican government:
Autonomous bodies, such as the Federal Commission of Economic Competition (COFECE), the Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) and the National Institute of Transparency, Access to information and Personal Data Protection (INAI).
Ministries, like the Secretariat of Economy (SE), the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE), the Secretariat of Agriculture and Rural Development (SADER) and the Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT).
Agencies like the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI), the National Institute of Copyright (INDAUTOR), the National Commission of Regulatory Improvement (CONAMER), the Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS) and the National Service of Agri-food Health, Safety and Quality (SENASICA).
We also pursue our client’s interests by developing and promoting communication with foreign agencies and authorities, Trade ministries of other Mexico’s trading partners, as well as with officials in international organizations such as the World Trade Organization (WTO), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Codex Alimentarius Commission and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Our experience and resources allow us to address on a proper and efficient manner a broad range of trade matters, including but not limited to trade dispute settlement, trade negotiations, defense of trade interests…
There are sectors of economic activity in Mexico subject to a constant rule change. These rules are set out in the Mexican Constitution, Free Trade Agreements signed by Mexico, laws, regulations, several hundred…
The first-hand experience from our Managing Partner in the negotiations of the main trade agreements between Mexico and its commercial partners in the area of intellectual property rights, allows us to provide in-depth…
In order to provide support to our clients in other practice areas related to the core of our services, Dorantes Advisors has strategic alliances with other firms in the areas of competition law (Agon, S. C.), litigation and corporate law (Aguilar y Loera, S. C.) , which can complement our expertise to benefit a successful attention of the matters at issue.
To promote and defend the interests of our clients abroad, Dorantes Advisors has partnerships with international law firms, an effort that continues to expand in order to have more coverage in the future. Currently, we are ready to offer the expertise and support of the infrastructure of Washington based Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP and London based Fieldfisher LLP .