News 19 Dec. 2019
Curtis Wins in London for Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria
News 18 Apr. 2016
Curtis gains recognition in new Africa publication
News 26 Feb. 2020
Curtis Secures Comprehensive Victory for the Republic of Kazakhstan’s Committee of Roads
News 24 Jan. 2020
Curtis defeats $400 million investment treaty claim brought against India
News 20 Jul. 2020
Milo Molfa Joins Curtis in London as Disputes Partner
News 09 Jul. 2020
Curtis' Private Client Attorneys Recognized in Chambers High Net Worth 2020
News 05 Aug. 2020
Curtis Featured as Jus Mundi’s Inaugural Arbitration Team of the Month
Article 02 Jul. 2020
Partner Antonio Prida and associate Irene Cuellar publish article on mediation in the National Autonomous University of Mexico’s legal magazine, "Opiniones técnicas sobre temas de relevancia nacional"
News 24 Jun. 2020
Curtis defeats second treaty claim brought against Kuwait
Event 31 Jan. 2020
Partner Antonia Birt Speaks at 5th Annual GAR Live Abu Dhabi
Event 30 Jul. 2020
Partner Claudia Frutos-Peterson to Speak on the Future of Investor-State Arbitration in ICDR Webinar
Client Alert 22 Jul. 2020
U.S. Insight: Estate Planning During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic: IRS Announces Low Interest Rates for August
Client Alert 06 Jul. 2020
U.S. Insight: Update on Virtual Notarization (New York Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: July 6, 2020)
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Santiago Corcuera-Cabezut focuses on corporate law, finance and securities, project finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, corporate governance and international contracts. He also has an active public international law practice, featuring a particular focus on human rights.
Mr. Corcuera-Cabezut has structured and implemented some of the largest securitizations of toll roads in Mexico and has taken part in various private equity investments in Mexican companies. In addition, he has participated in the issuance of debt and equity securities for Mexican companies in the Mexican and international markets. Mr. Corcuera-Cabezut has experience of financings and restructurings of large Mexican corporations, representing both lenders and borrowers and has regularly acts as the secretary of the board of directors of Mexican financial institutions and other publicly traded companies, where he oversees regulatory and corporate governance compliance.
An active human rights lawyer, he served as Chairman of the Co-ordinating Committee of the Special Procedures of the UN Human Rights Council from July 2009 to July 2010 and was a member of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances of the United Nations Human Rights Council from 2004 to 2010. He served as Chairman of the Working Group from 2006 to 2009; Member of the Committee against Enforced Disappearances of the United Nations from 2013 to 2017; and Chairman of the Committee from 2016 to 2017; Members of the Consultative Board of the National Counsel to Prevent and Eradicate Discrimination (CONAPRED) from 2013 to 2018.
Mr. Corcuera-Cabezut was Dean of the Law School of the Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, from 1996-1997, where he also co-ordinated a masters-level program and taught courses in corporate law, constitutional law of human rights, and foreign investments. The Universidad Iberoamericana granted him the 2011 Medal for University Exemplary Services, and the 2018 Gold Medal Ernesto Domínguez Meneses, as a result of 30 years of service as subject professor. He is regularly invited to participate in national and international symposiums, conferences and seminars.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Restructuring and Insolvency
Client Alert 18 May. 2020
Mexico Insight: Strategic plan for the reopening of social, educational and economic activities during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
Client Alert 24 Apr. 2020
Mexico Insight: COVID-19 Legal Implications and the Legal Validity of Electronic Signatures