VWYS founded in 1986 is one of the foremost Mexican law firms that offers full-service legal solutions. The firm has 16 Practices as well as 6 Practice Industry Groups and 5 Desks. The team comprises 15 partners and more than 80 lawyers with a strong roster of international and national clients. Its lawyers are renowned for their expertise in advising leading companies in establishing and conducting business dealings related to entering and expanding their operations in Mexico and Latin America. It has been recognized internationally by: Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, Latin Lawyer 250, GAR 100, GCR, GIR, Legal 500, IFLR Energy & Infrastructure among others.
The firm operates as a strategic legal partner and its clients are significant investors in Mexico listed in Fortune 50, Fortune 500, Dow Jones, S&P 500, DAX and Nikkei.
For over 30 years, Gonzalez Calvillo has challenged the standards and rewritten the full-service firm model with a solution-oriented approach, evolving the practice of law in Mexico.
The firm is driven by the commitment of doing things differently, having a deep knowledge of the Mexican legal ecosystem, its behaviour and interaction with today’s globalised business environment. That is how over 200 people, between partners, counsel, associates and administrative employees, are responsible for making Gonzalez Calvillo one of Mexico’s leading law firms.
Our services are designed to help our clients solve the toughest and most complex legal issues while finding the best solution for each case. By understanding clients’ business culture and strategy, we establish a close and strategic alliance to enable them to achieve more.
We have the best minds in every area and encourage our teams to work collaboratively and share their knowledge to provide comprehensive legal solutions. We have put together a stellar group of lawyers – most of whom received part of their academic education in the United States and Europe and have experience working abroad as international associates in leading foreign law firms.
Our client roster is well diversified, as we represent a blend of local and multinational corporations across regulated and non-regulated industries, such as domestic and international financial institutions, governmental entities and individuals, including a substantial number of Fortune 500 companies in a wide variety of legal matters.
We have been recognised by internationally renowned legal publications for our proficiency in several fields of law. These recognitions have been granted to both practice areas and lawyers individually. We are also proud of consistently leading award-winning transactions, which has been possible thanks to our clients’ trust and faith in our business.
It has been proven that our multidisciplinary approach reveals great insights and creates productive discussions that lead to smart strategic thinking and bold decision-making. That is why we have a broad offer of practice areas that act as one to deliver integrated solutions.
With over 80 years of history, Creel is a leading full-service corporate law firm with an unwavering commitment to excellence. It has an established reputation for delivering creative, specialized and responsive legal advice on the most complex and innovative matters in Mexico for the most sophisticated and demanding clients Its leading practices are esteemed in the market as dominating the mergers and acquisitions, finance and capital markets and its wide array of other practice areas with specialized expertise work closely together in a true partnership to provide clients a unique team of attorneys with extensive knowledge to anticipate and resolve issues and efficiently achieve clients’ legal and business goals.
The Firm provides innovative solutions on many of the largest, most intricate, first ever market leading deals in Mexico. It has been influential in the development of cutting-edge legal products and financial instruments in Mexico. The deep understanding of clients’ business goals and the dynamics of multifaceted cross border and domestic transactions has long established a reputation for client satisfaction with the Firm´s responsiveness and expertise. The firm is the Firm of choice of prominent multinational and domestic financial institutions, industrial corporations, commercial enterprises, investors, international multilateral institutions and rating agencies.
Specialized law firm with an extensive array of creative problem- solving techniques for optimum, lasting outcomes. The firm concentrates in domestic and international business transactions, cross-border restructuring and insolvency procedures, and controversies. Founded by specialised attorneys with deep legal experience and knowledge, serving the local, national and international interests of businesses, institutions and individuals throughout Mexico. The firm strives to maintain working relationships with law firms across the United States, Canada, Latin America, Europe and Asia to serve the international needs of its clients. The firm represents clients in a broad spectrum of transactional and complex litigious matters. The firm has developed a ‘one firm’ culture - a spirit of teamwork and cross-utilisation and support among practice areas throughout the firm.