FRANCISCO PENICHE BEGUERISSE IS A PARTNER IN THE MEXICO CITY OFFICE HEAD OF THE LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY PRACTICE.
The practice area led by Mr. Peniche focuses on adding and creating value in the practice of labor and employment law, representing and advising multinational companies in relation to the transformations in the employment market, the best employment compliance practices; negotiation of collective bargaining agreements with local and national unions; creating and operating effective hiring structures; personnel training workshops and manuals regarding health and safety regulations, protocols to prevent discrimination, and investigation of violence, sexual harassment and harassment at the workplace cases; consulting on the implications of labor law compliance in commercial transactions; hiring and termination of personnel; and high level litigation before local and federal authorities.
Mr. Peniche´s legal services have been recognized and recommended by many publications, including, Chambers and Partners Latin America.
He is a member of the International Bar Association and is a frequent speaker on labor and employment related issues, such as the Open Parliament Forums celebrated on 2020 at Mexico´s Senate and House of Representatives regarding the legislative reform on subcontracting employment, where he presented an exposition on profit-sharing distribution.
He was born in Mexico City, Mexico. He received his law degree (JD) and Masters degree from Universidad Panamericana; he is the tenured professor of the Collective Labor Law class at the same university. He has complementary postgraduate studies at Yale University and Georgetown University.
His native language is Spanish and is fluent in English.