Affiliated with Baker Hostetler

About us


EGAO is a full service law firm and, consequently, we practice all of the areas of law that our corporate clients may need in Mexico.

We are "Counsel to Market Leaders." Our clients include businesses and individuals considered leaders globally, nationally, regionally and locally. Many are at the top of their market segments, and many are household names. Others are leaders of the future-companies with the aspiration and foresight to drive tomorrow's high-growth industries.

We expect our people to maintain high ethical standards in everything they do, both in their work for the firm and in their personal lives. In our practice of law, we adhere to the most strict conflict and ethical standards as set out by professional codes of conduct and codes of conduct of the numerous bars of which we are members, including our voluntary adoption of the American Bar Association Model Rules of Professional Conduct principles. We perform conflict check procedures upon engagement in any new matter and inform our clients of any potential conflicts.

EGAO acknowledges that its human talent is its greatest asset and, as a result thereof, it continuously invests in its members professional growth, and has imple¬mented conditions and policies to assure a healthy relationship for the long term. This begins with a thorough process of selection to find lawyers distinguished by high standards of academic achievement, integrity, honesty and honorability, among others. Every time EGAO hires a lawyer, it makes certain to look for partner essential qualities, offering not just a job, but rather a career.

Since it was founded, the firm, therefore, has followed conservative hiring practices, which have allowed us to recruit only the best attorneys, based on their academic and professional performance and high personal values.

Key Facts

Total Number of Clients.

Over 700

Number of years in business

The roots of the firm date back to 1969. The founding partners have been working together since 1980 and the current corporate entity of the firm dates back to 1992.

Number of locations

We have offices in México City and In Ciudad Juarez, and through our LexMex network of affiliates we expand our capabilities in the Country by adding another six offices in the cities of León, Mérida, Monterrey, Puebla, Querétaro, and  San Luis Potosí.  We also have a formal affiliation with the Brazilian firm of Franca Ribeiro Advocacia, located in São Pablo.

Number of employees


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