Manuel is a legal counsel for Mexican and foreign companies and financial institutions, dealing with corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, finance, banking, capital markets, capital raising, antitrust, project finance and real estate transactions.

Manuel represents companies and stakeholders in all stages of transactions from inception and negotiation to a successful closing and implementation. He has been involved in multiple M&A sell-side and buy-side transactions representing Mexican and international companies and private equity funds.

Before joining DLA Piper, Manuel was a senior associate at a leading transactional law firm in Mexico City and an investment banking associate at the Mexico City office of an investment bank.