Photo, Manuel Padrón-Castillo

Manuel Padrón-Castillo

Baker & McKenzie Abogados, S.C.


Manuel Padrón-Castillo has been practicing with Baker McKenzie since 1992. He is the National Coordinator of the Foreign Trade and Customs Practice Group in Mexico and member of the Steering Committee for the Global Automotive Industry Group. He has written various articles related to manufacturing in Mexico and has actively given lectures organized by various associations, including the Mexican-American Chamber of Commerce and American Management Association.

Practice Focus

During his professional practice, Mr. Padron-Castillo has extensive experience in the manufacturing “maquiladora” industry in all matters associated to their business planning and compliance. He concentrated his practice in the representation of foreign investors doing business in Mexico.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Corporate Lawyers


  • Mexico (1990)


  • Cornell Law School (LL.M.) (1996)
  • Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (J.D.) (1990)


  • English
  • Spanish