The firm

We are the only legal firm dedicated for more than five generations and with a heritage of more than 140 years to provide you of legal services, the goal is to provide to our clients with specialized services tailored to their needs. Our client make us proud by saying that we have done this for more than a century for several generations with honor and excellence.

Strategic Jurisdictions

NETWORK OF CORRESPONDANTS

140 years

PROVIDING LEGAL SERVICES
SINCE 1881

Presence in all mayor Mexican ports

Services

Litigation

With experienced litigators, we help our clients to protect their rights either in Court, arbitration or mediation.

Consulting

We help our clients to develop strategies to guide them in order to prevent disputes or penalties.

Research

Our Partners and lawyers keep up actively participating in research and constantly lectures in various national and international forums.

National & International
services

In order to provide services in an international dimension, we have a list of independent correspondents in several strategic jurisdictions. We constantly strive to expand our service capabilities on behalf of our clients In addition to the list of independent correspondents internationally and a team of lawyers, experts, consultants and paralegals in Mexico City we have own offices at all major ports.

The Partners

Ignacio Luis Melo Ruiz

DIRECTOR SENIOR PARTNER
Titulary Member of the CMI
Former President of the IIDM
Vicepresident for Mexico at the IIDM

Bernardo Melo Graf

SENIOR PARTNER
Titulary Member of the CMI
Active Member of the IIDM
Vicepresident of the Mexican MLA

Ignacio Luis Melo Graf

SENIOR PARTNER
Titulary Member of the CMI
Active Member of the IIDM
P&IQ Advance Certificated

Felipe J. Alonso Gilabert

PARTNER
Active Member of the IIDM
Active Member of the MMLA

Practice Areas

  • Maritime Law
  • Admiralty Law
  • Civil Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • International Trade
  • Port Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Labour Law
  • Copyright and Patents
  • Enviromental Law
We are proud that our legal team are members and actively participate in the following National and International organizations.

Profesional Afiliations

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México City, 06500
+52 (55) 5211 2902
+52 (55) 5211 4199


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