Firm founded in 1970, by Francisco García Jimeno (+).
Mr. García Jimeno specialized in private law, civil and commercial litigation; and was Dean of the one of the most prestigious Law Schools in Mexico “Escuela Libre de Derecho”.
BGJ is one of the leading litigation law firms in Mexico City, dedicated exclusively to all aspects of complex litigation an trial practice, involving Commercial law and Bankruptcy.
Lawyers in the firm have extensive experience in negotiating settlements involving a broad range of subject areas, including debt restructuring, commercial law, construction, financial disputes, bankruptcy (Concurso Mercantil).
They have negotiated with Bondholders acting on behalf of the Debtors in the International markets.
The firm has represented Creditors and Debtors in bankruptcy Proceedings in many states of the Mexican Republic according to the 2000 Mexican Bankruptcy law.
The firm offers a variety of services to corporations, other law firms, government agencies and individuals.
The team of professionals has provided legal counseling to leading corporations in many countries involving businesses in Mexico, therefore they have the ability and knowledge to represent a diverse client base.
They have strong practice in cross border insolvency, having acted in the first proceeding of this kind in Mexican federal courts.
The team has advised major Banks and institutions on debt restructure, acquisition finance and insolvency related matters.
The firm members have acted as expert witnesses in US Courts including Bankruptcy Courts.