A ntitrust and Competition

The Firm has an established Antitrust and Competition Practice that advises on all matters involving Mexican competition laws, including:

  • merger control
  • investigations for abuse of dominance, cartels, barriers to entry and essential inputs
  • pricing and distribution policies, and non-competition agreements
  • proceedings before the competition authorities and Mexican courts involving competition laws, including “amparo”
  • Public bids and other special proceedings

Our Antitrust and Competition Practice is ranked by Chambers and Partners, GCR 100 and Legal 500, among others. Our partners, Luis Gerardo Garcia, head of our Antitrust practice, and Mauricio Serralde are recognized as leaders in this practice by Chambers & Partners Latin America, GCR (Global Competition Review), Who´s Who Legal, and Best Lawyers.

Chambers and Partners (ww.chambersandpartners.com) describes our practice in the following terms:

“Acclaimed antitrust powerhouse maintaining its position as a market leader in the field. Widely recognised for its outstanding presence in cross-border merger control, bolstered by the firm’s pre-eminent M&A practice. Additional capabilities offered across a breadth of competition work include cartel investigations, constitutional proceedings and regulatory compliance. Impressive client list comprising significant multinationals from a wide variety of industries.”

“This firm is fantastic in antitrust matters: the lawyers are incredibly responsive to their clients’ needs, and are able to balance the state of the law with the practical realities of the transaction.”

“They have a great deal of expertise in the complexities of the field, as well as maintaining consistently high standards and excellent results.”

“…Creel impresses antitrust clients with its ethos of professionalism, efficiency and flexibility…”

“This full-service firm continues to carry out a high volume of merger control filings on behalf of an impressive portfolio of international clients. The firm has also been busy advising clients from the manufacturing and technology industries in cartel investigations and has a growing presence in antitrust cases.”

Legal 500 (www.legal500) writes:

“The full-service firm is an important player in the sector, predominantly handling pre-merger clearance for a wide range of high-profile clients.”

LatinLawyer 250 (www.latinlawyer.com), describes our Antitrust and Competition Practice as follows:

“Creel is one of only two full-service firms able to compete with the antitrust boutiques in Mexico.”

Contacts

Luis G. García Santos Coy Mauricio Serralde R. Carlos Mena Labarthe

Rankings

chambers & partners

band 1

legal 500

tier 1

latin lawyer 250

recommended firm

GCR

Elite

Contacts

Luis G. García Santos Coy Mauricio Serralde R. Carlos Mena Labarthe

Rankings

chambers & partners

band 1

legal 500

tier 1

latin lawyer 250

recommended firm

GCR

Elite