Eduardo C. Botello Adame




Eduardo C. Botello Adame is a member of Santos Elizondo since 2005 and has been a partner in the firm since 2016. For more than 12 years, his practice has focused mainly on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, financing, international business transactions, real estate law, structuring of venture capital investments and seed capital, representing both funds and entrepreneurs, as well as commercial litigation.

In terms of mergers and acquisitions, Eduardo has represented buyers and sellers in trading operations in a variety of industries, such as the food, beverage, retail, renewable energy, technology companies, as well as companies engaged in agrochemical industry.

In terms of obtaining and structuring financing, Eduardo has advised both national and international financial institutions as well as Mexican companies.

Eduardo advises a variety of foreign companies in their most important and strategic operations in Mexico and Latin America. His clients include companies of American, Canadian, Dutch, Irish, German and Korean origin.

Eduardo is an adviser to some of the most important start-ups in the city of Monterrey. In addition, he serves as a mentor for entrepreneurs affiliated with Unreasonable Mexico, an organization dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs with social impact. In recent years, he has been regularly invited to participate as an exhibitor in various forums on this subject, organized by Unreasonable Mexico, SVX México and Enlace.

From 2009 to 2010, Eduardo worked as an International Associate in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen and Hamilton LLP.

In 2006, Eduardo C. Botello Adame graduated with a Law degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education. Later, in 2009, he completed a master’s degree in law (LL.M.) at the New York University School of Law and an advanced certificate at the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business in the area of business and law.


  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financing
  • International Business Transactions
  • Structuring venture capital investments
  • Commercial litigation


  • Advanced Certificate in Business and Law, New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
  • LL.M, New York University School of Law (2009)
  • Law Degree, Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (2006)


  • Spanish
  • English