Greenberg Traurig expands in Mexico with hires from Casares, Castelazo, Frías y Zárate

Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City office has recruited antitrust litigation and competition specialist Víctor Manuel Frías from Casares, Castelazo, Frías y Zárate.


Frías – who joins Greenberg Traurig as a shareholder – specialises in corporate and competition law, including mergers and acquisitions and associated antitrust issues. His clients include companies in the technology, information services, pharmaceuticals, product manufacturing, real estate and retail sectors.

Greenberg Traurig has also recruited Carmina Mogollón from Casares, Castelazo, Frías y Zárate. Mogollón will join the firm’s corporate and securities practice group as of counsel.

Mogollón specialises in commercial matters relating to data-protection, FCPA, compliance and transactional issues in the technology, e-commerce and manufacturing industries.

The recruitment of Frías and Mogollón follows last month’s hire of real estate lawyers Fernando Orrantia and Antonio A. Robles – who joined from their own boutique firm –and M&A and employment lawyer José Carlos M. de Uriarte, who joined from Jones Day.

Meanwhile, in July this year, Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City office also recruited former Mexican Federal Competition commissioner Miguel Flores Bernés

Ben Cook