Gerardo A. Guajardo Andrade

 

JUNIOR PARTNER

PROFILE

Gerardo Guajardo is a member of Santos Elizondo since 2010 and specializes in Corporate and Commercial Law.

He has experience representing domestic and foreign clients on international commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, financings, capital markets transactions, corporate restructurings and real estate projects. Frequently advises on the structuring of business organizations, establishment of subsidiaries and the expansion of operations in Mexico.

During 2015 and 2016 he worked as a Foreign Associate in the Corporate and Latin America practice group of Paul Hasting LLP based in the firm’s New York office, where he advised international companies, financial institutions and Latin-American governments on the issuance of debt and equity securities in the financial markets, as well as international companies in acquisitions, financings and restructurings.

Gerardo is a professor at the Faculty of Law of the Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM) where he teaches the course of Business Organizations (Sociedades Mercantiles).

He received his law degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM) in 2012, and obtained a Masters of Law (LL.M.) degree from New York University School of Law in 2015, where he specialized in Corporate Law and Finance. He is fellow alumni of the Academy for American and International Law class of 2013.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Corporate
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Financings
  • Capital Markets
  • Restructurings
  • Real Estate

EXPERIENCE

  • Foreign Associate at Paul Hastings LLP, New York, NY

EDUCATION

  • New York University School of Law, Master of Laws (LL.M)
  • Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM), Licenciado en Derecho (Law Degree)

LANGUAGE

  • Spanish
  • English