Hector Basulto

Héctor Basulto-Barocio

Baker & McKenzie Abogados, S.C.


Héctor Basulto serves as Baker McKenzie’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group coordinator in Guadalajara. He became Firm partner in 2003, and was appointed Notary Public No. 7 in and for Zapopan, Jalisco in 2002. Mr. Basulto has extensive experience in the government sector, and frequently participates as speaker and panelist in seminars organized by public and private institutions. In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Basulto is a professor at the Law School of the Universidad de Guadalajara and the Universidad Panamericana. He is a member of the Consejo del Colegio de Notarios.

Practice Focus

Héctor is seasoned in all types of litigation, especially as it relates to civil, commercial, family, administrative law and amparo action matters, as well as in notarial practice in matters of real estate, fiduciary, constitution of guarantees, certifications of facts, transactions, corporate, contractual, registry and in the prevention of laundry money.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Works for clients in the tourism, real estate and banking and finance sectors, as well as non-profit associations and foundations.

  • Worked in complex litigation involving the real estate, business, and corporate sectors, as well as in the tourism industry.

  • Participated in multijurisdictional proceedings that have involved enforcement of judgments in Mexico and abroad.

  • Collaborated with prosecutors to represent major companies in criminal matters to prosecute the defendant parties involved.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Notary College of Jalisco
  • National Notary’s Association


  • Mexico (1981)


  • University of Guadalajara (Law Degree) (1981)


  • English
  • Spanish