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Acedo Santamarina has been recognized by Chambers & Partners

Chambers & Partners Latin America has published its list of the top law firms for 2019. Our firm has been recognized as a Band 1 leading firm in the TMT (Telecoms, Media, Technology) practice area in Mexico. Likewise, our Partner Andrés Acedo has been recognized as a Band 1 leading lawyer in the TMT practice area, and a Band 4 leading lawyer in the Corporate/M&A practice area.

Also, our Partner Rafael Tena has been recognized as a Band 4 leading lawyer in the Tax practice area.

Some of the comments of the publication are the following:

• Stellar boutique at the forefront of the Mexican telecommunications sector. Garners strong recognition for its role acting as counsel to public bodies, rendering regulatory advice on high-profile projects in this sector. Also assists major international clients with issues relating to data privacy, regularly winning mandates from notable names in the e-commerce space. Team also offers transactional counsel to clients from the TMT sector.

• Peers describe the practice as “a very important boutique focusing on the TMT sector,” whilst clients enthuse that “they are one of the top TMT firms in Mexico.”.

• Revered practitioner Andrés Acedo is singled out by sources for his “in-depth knowledge of regulatory matters in this sector.” Peers attest to his leading position in the market, describing his as “very knowledgeable” and “an extraordinary lawyer,” whilst clients particularly highlight his expertise in government-side matters. He advises well-known clients on regulatory issues including public procurement, data privacy issues and broadcasting rights.

• Partner Rafael Tena Castro of Acedo Santamarina, S.C. is active in tax litigation. According to one source he is “a high-quality lawyer, who is very experienced.” Another adds: “He is a very capable lawyer who can understand complex matters very quickly and provides alternative solutions to problems immediately.”

We are very honored to be recognized and we confirm our commitment with our clients in providing excellence in our legal services.

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