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Yesica L. Garduño Sandoval

She/Her/HersSenior Associate

Yesica Garduño focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, real estate and compliance.


  • Advised a major retail group in connection with the sale of its brand’s Mexican-based business. Legal assistance included work required to obtain approval. from the Mexican Antitrust Commission and the negotiation of relevant franchise agreements that will govern the relationship in the future.
  • Advised a leading provider of ground and cargo handling services in the acquisition of a major ground handling provider in Mexico.
  • Advised a paperboard mills company in the acquisition of a major Mexican folding carton converter.
  • Advised an Illinois-based manufacturing company in connection with the acquisition of industrial facilities and companies in Mexico.
  • Advised an electric company in the restructuring of its businesses in Mexico.
  • Spanish
  • English
  • Universidad Iberoamericana, Law Degree, 2009


The Legal 500 Latin America

  • Recommended, Mexico Corporate and M&A (2021)

Best LawyersTM

  • Ones to Watch, Mexico City Corporate and M&A Law (2023)

Pro Bono

Yesica provides legal counsel to the Natural History Museum of Mexico City Trust, created as a nonprofit trust to help preserve the Natural History Museum.


Prior Experience

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Yesica was a senior associate at a boutique transactional law firm in Mexico City.

Teaching Experience

  • Associate professor of Administrative Law, Universidad Iberoamericana

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Leadership Alliance for Women (LAW), Mexico Delegate
  • Firm Associate Representative, Mexico
  • Abogadas Mx