Born in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico, on February 1, 1961; admitted, 1986, Mexico.
Education: Universidad Panamericana Law School, Mexico City (J.D; Postgradute Studies in Corporate, Tax and Environmental Law); Harvard Law School (PIL, 1997 and 2001) Member of the American Bar Association (ABA) International Section, Mexican Committee and Environmental Committee. International Bar Association (IBA) Environmental Committee. U.S.-Mexico Bar Association. Co-Chair, 2000-2001. Member of El Paso Industrial Development Council, Economic Development of Ciudad Juarez Maquiladora Association. Certified by the Direction General of Ecology and Urban Development of the State of Chihuahua as Environmental Consultant. Participant in the National Program for the Training of Environmental Consultants, recognized and registered in the Ministry of Environment. Member of the International Attorneys Environmental Network. Has written articles and participated as speaker in several seminars on Environmental, Safety & Hygiene Issues and How To Do Business in the Republic of Mexico. Professor, Post-Graduate Studies of Environmental Law, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Practice Areas: Environmental Health and Safety Law; Foreign Investments; In-Bond Maquiladoras; Real Estate Law; Administrative Law.