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Balbina Ibarra Lu

Baker & McKenzie Abogados, S.C.


Balbina Ibarra Lu joined the Firm in 2016 and is a member of the Firm's Corporate & Securities Practice Group in the Monterrey office.

Practice Focus

Balbina focuses her practice on general corporate counseling and incorporation, reorganizations and liquidation of Mexican entities, structuring, negotiating, and implementing a variety of mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, corporate restructurings governance, and joint ventures.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised British company involved in the heat treatments, metal joining, hot isostatic pressing industry in the incorporation on the Mexican market.
  • Participated in advising an American company of the retail industry in the sale/exit process of its operations in the Mexican market.
  • Participated in different companies' integrations, corporate reorganizations, spin-offs, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Phi Delta Phi (2015) - Member

Corporate Responsibility

  • Mass Challenge Pro bono Legal Clinic


  • Mexico (2019)


  • University of Monterrey (Law Degree) (2019)


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
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