<a href="https://www.bakermckenzie.com/en/people/c/cortezfernandez-alfonso"Alfonso Cortez is the managing partner in the Monterrey office since 1 July 2020, a member of the North America Litigation and Government Enforcement Steering Committee and the head of the Monterrey office’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group. He has more than 22 years of experience in his area of practice and is highly knowledgeable in a wide range of litigation matters. Alfonso is a member of the law faculty at the Universidad Cervantina and of the Phi Delta Phi international law fraternity.
Javier Navarro-Velasco has been practicing law for more than 30 years. Managing Partner of the Guadalajara office, Mr. Navarro-Velasco has significant experience in national and international arbitration, bankruptcy, insolvency and reorganization proceedings, as well as in civil, commercial and criminal litigation. He has been acknowledged by Chambers & Partners Global and Chambers Latin America as one of the leading dispute resolution and litigation lawyers from 2009 to 2016 yearbooks. PLC Which Lawyer? ranks him among the recommended lawyers in his area of practice in its 2009 edition. Mr. Navarro-Velasco was recently awarded the prestigious Doctor Honoris Causa in Law title by the Universidad Cervantina for his academic, juridical and social work. Mr. Navarro-Velasco currently coordinates the Firm’s Dispute Resolution practice for Latin America. Mr. Navarro-Velasco currently coordinates the Firm’s Dispute Resolution practice for Mexico, and is the Former Coordinator of the Firm's Dispute Resolution & Arbitration practice in Latin America.
David joined Baker McKenzie in 2001. He is currently a partner in the Dispute Resolution Practice Group in the Guadalajara office. His main areas of practice include civil, commercial, and administrative litigation (including amparo actions), as well as international procedural cooperation.