Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, S.C. was founded in Mexico City in 1994, integrated by a team of the highest qualified lawyers, focused in providing professional legal services with the highest quality to meet its clients’ business needs. Today, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes is a leading firm in the Mexican market, deeply committed to quality and responsiveness; it has established itself as one of the most prominent Mexican law firms and is recognised as one of the best firms in the country.
The firm started out as a financial, securities and M&A legal boutique. Presently, it has 18 practice areas which allows the firm to offer a full-range of legal services to clients.
Based in Mexico City, our Firm consists of a fully integrated and fast-growing team of business lawyers, accountants and professionals offering a wide range of legal services. Our Team is comprised of of 20 partners, 4 of counsel and over 80 qualified professionals.
Most of the firm's lawyers and other professionals have completed graduate studies at foreign universities and have worked at US or UK law firms, which has allowed the firm to have a broader perspective on international legal systems and clients’ needs.
Diversity & Inclusion
Diversity and Inclusion are fundamental elements in our Firm as we clearly consider them a great strength. A diverse team generates different perspectives, identifies better solutions and fosters a respectful and tolerant work environment where all its members are capable of being themselves and thus, can achieve a better understanding of the legal matters to offer the highest level of service.
Our Firm is signatory for The Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) by UN WOMEN. The Principles present seven steps that business and other sectors can take to advance and empower women. Company Company profile and details here
We maintain privileged relationships with top-tier domestic and international law firms in the world’s most important markets and financial centres.
In addition, our Firm is a founding member of Affinitas, a closely knitted team of top tier law firms in the countries of the Pacific Alliance: Barros & Errázuriz in Chile; Gómez-Pinzón in Colombia; Miranda & Amado in Peru, and our Firm as the exclusive member in Mexico. Each firm is considered a true market leader in its respective jurisdiction. Affinitas offers clients seamless and integrated legal services delivered by outstanding independent firms that work as one.
Furthermore, our Firm is the exclusive member of Taxand in Mexico, the world’s largest independent tax organization with more than 400 tax partners and over 2,500 tax advisors in 50 countries. Taxand focuses on delivering high quality, integrated tax advice, free from time-consuming audit work. Handpicked, dedicated advisors work together to deliver first-class tax advice globally.
Pro Bono work is a fundamental part of the social responsibility to which our Firm is committed. We are convinced that an inherent part of the integrity and ethics of professionals is to contribute to a fairer society.