Alfonso H. Martinez-Bejarano is a senior associate in the Banking & Finance Practice Group in Baker McKenzie’s Mexico City office. He has extensive experience in financing for real estate, maritime and aeronautics projects, mergers and acquisitions, corporate compliance, foreign investment, and energy and infrastructure transactions. Mr. Martinez-Bejarano has given pro bono advice to New York University's Migrant Protection Department.
Mr. Martinez-Bejarano regularly advises foreign clients in the banking, financial, project finance, real estate, maritime, aeronautics, automotive, manufacturing and energy industries. He advises on the implementation of financing deals, mergers and acquisitions, as well as on the purchase and sale of assets. He is also in charge of ensuring compliance with corporate obligations and the restructuring of various subsidiaries of foreign companies. Mr. Martinez-Bejarano also advises energy companies on their participation in public biddings and in the negotiation agreements for the generation and sale of electricity, the supply of natural gas, as well as in procuring permits and licenses before the Energy Regulatory Commission.
Representative Legal Matters
Advised and assisted in the implementation of financing deals with banking and financial institutions.
Advised financial institutions on structuring and implementing financial transactions in Mexico related to several real estate, maritime, aeronautics and commercial projects.
Assisted in the preparation and implementation of a Mexican banking and financial legal inventory online, for a major credit card and travel services institution.
Advised foreign companies on the establishment of their operations in Mexico.
Advised several clients on the purchase and sale of assets.
Advised Mexican companies on their mergers and joint ventures involving foreign companies.
Advised hotels on processing various permits for the generation of electricity with the Energy Regulatory Commission.
Advised on the preparation, negotiation and execution of supply agreements, transportation, operation and maintenance of natural gas.
Advised a gas company participating in a bidding process and its subsequent management and operation.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Asociacion Nacional de Abogados de Empresa - Member
- Mexico (2006)
- New York University (Corporate Law) (2010)
- Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juárez (2005)
Author, "Deadlock and Termination: Mexico: International Joint Ventures," PLC Cross-border International Joint Ventures Transaction Guide, 2011 and 2013
Author, "Consideration and Acquisition Finance: Mexico: International Joint Ventures," PLC Cross-border International Joint Ventures Transaction Guide, 2013
Author,Retos y Oportunidades de la Industria Eléctrica, El Diario de Delicias. September 2008
Author, Energías Renovables en México, El Diario de Delicias, October 2008