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Law Firm OverviewInternational Legal Counseling, Attorneys at Law provides a full spectrum of legal expertise and quality counsel to businesses and individuals in Mexico and all throughout Central America. The firm's dedication to ethical client service and professional skill, evident since its founding a half century ago, is today continued in the admirable work each partner, associate, and son and daughter provide in what still remains a family firm, dedicated to the varied needs of local and international clients living, working, and investing in and around Mexico.
The team at International Legal Counseling consists of experts in international law, customs, taxes, import and export, and commercial dispute resolution, in addition to the many varied specialties required of local businesses and individuals in need. The firm's dedication to honest and ethical representation has found a great deal of success in the longevity of both its relationships with clients and in client business ventures throughout Central America, a factor that has not infrequently sent new clients to the firm's offices in Mexico City. International Legal Counseling maintains working relationships with offices and peers around the world, taking care to maintain the necessary links to give its clients the support and assistance that has provided the firm with its outstanding 50 years of success, and with which it continues to provide for client needs.
Working and investing in areas with competing laws and jurisdictions is no easy task, and success requires honest advocates with a genuine eye for business and the many varied details that are unique to each new client. International Legal Counseling has proudly given its half century of expertise to the service of all businesses and individuals working in and around Mexico, continuing daily to admirably earn the trust of the local and international clients that frequent its office.
Languages: Spanish, English, Portuguese, French
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Federal and Local Permits; Commercial Contracts and Litigation; Labor Contingencies and Training; International Contracts; Entrepreneurs; Commercial Transactions; Real Estate Investments; Health Provisions and regulations (Health Department, Administrative); Federal Licenses & Permits; International Private Law; Labor Contingencies Prevention; Regional Legal Service.
Areas of Law Description
International Legal Counseling provides services in the following areas of law:
- Corporate Law
The advice on this area starts with the respective legal auditing to legal entities in order to determine the adequate legal scheme of Mexican identities as well as the respective legal proposal which includes the correct form of which any legal entities should be operating within the Mexican and Latin America Laws and Provisions.
We are expert corporate and international business lawyers licensed to practice in Mexico and capable of implementing the management of your legal requirements in Latin America and the Caribbean.
- Intellectual and Industrial Property
We implement the protection of copyright before the respective authorities and we follow up the legal proceedings and we duly conduct a detailed report to the client for each particular case.
Industrial property focuses on trademark search, registration and renewals, patents, commercial names and utility models. A precise control is conducted in order to guarantee trademark and patent maintenance in Mexico and the entire region of Latam and the Caribbean.
- Immigration Law
Our service in this area provides legal advice on all aspects related to immigration of executives, business people and entrepreneurs who demand fast reaction to acquire the necessary immigration status according to Mexican provisions. We elaborate a precise process and a preventive report to make sure that all permits are duly renewed within the specific periods stated by law. We also make arrangements to obtain US, Australian and Latin America visas.
We conduct and control the entire process to expatriate personnel and employees of our clients to have legal access to the Mexican territory or to any part of the world.
- Criminal Law
Different legal actions which imply the start of initial criminal proceedings of possible felonies against individuals or companies.
- Export, Import and Customs
The needs of importing and exporting within enterprises today, require the correct fulfillment of laws and provisions that govern the adequate merchandise, products and services exchange in Mexico and abroad. Our firm has the experience and respective skills to provide support in the areas of international commerce and customs making the operations of our clients continue without any administrative-legal obstacles and guarantees high profitability.
- Regulatory Law
We advise and implement the necessary steps before the sanitary authorities to obtain sanitary registrations, authorizations and permits for controlled products by the Mexican authorities.
- Commercial Contracts and Litigation
Implement the commercial contracts in Mexico or internationally as well as the respective revision of all legal documents which imply commercial relations among different parties from Mexico and a vast variety of countries.
- Real Estate
We implement the respective process to acquire the necessary activities (real estate and premises) for the appropriate operation of your business, through purchasing or the different forms of leasing regulated in Mexico. We also provide legal advice to protect all the acquired activities according to the real estate and fiscal Mexican Laws. Consequently we implement the necessary administration of your premises and properties.
- Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
Arbitration and mediation are the alternative options to settle any dispute and controversy in contractual agreements. In Mexico, we are now ensuring that these alternative options are considered in international contracts due to the effectiveness and speed, obtaining safety legal resolutions for the counterparties.
- Labor Contingencies Counseling
We are experts in providing effective training to key managers and to subsequently make informed decisions. Confidence is increased as the impact is lower within the provisions of labor law between the workers and managers in Mexico. We draft and implement labor contracts and documents.
Mr. Antonio Medrano
Adoption, Advertising, Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation
- Canadian Chamber of Commerce
- International Lawyers Association
- International Trademark Association
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