José Manuel is a transactional lawyer and since 2002 has advised public and private companies in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint venture, securitizations and securities offerings, as well as in corporate governance matters. He has also been involved in the development of infrastructure projects, government procurement, public‑private partnerships projects, and real estate transactions.
Throughout his career he has worked in leading Mexican and international law firms in the field, noting his collaboration as an International Lawyer at the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP (2015-2016), where he mainly participated in mergers and acquisitions.
José Manuel graduated from Universidad Iberoamericana, attorney at law (Mexico City, 2006) and received his LL.M. from Columbia University School of Law (New York, 2015).