GERARDO FUNTANET BRUNEL

GERARDO FUNTANET

Partner

Joined the firm as Partner in 2022. A graduate of Universidad Panamericana, with a Master of Laws degree from Columbia University School of Law (New York), he has extensive experience in the representation of individuals and corporations in litigation, arbitration and administrative proceedings before Mexican federal and state courts. In connection with this, his practice has specialized in disputes related to financial, securities, insurance and bonds, family, energy, environmental, telecommunications and broadcasting, health, real estate, among others

Specialities

  • Civil Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Family Law
  • Commercial Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution.
  • Constitutional & Administrative Law (Financial and Consumer Matters)

Background ​

  • Martinez, Algaba, de Haro y Curiel, S.C. (2014-2020).

  • Funtanet Franco & Asociados, S.C. (2020-2022)

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Universidad Panamericana Mexico City.
  • Specialty in Amparo Law, Universidad Panamericana Mexico City.
  • Master’s Degree in Law, Columbia Law School, Columbia University School of Law, New York, N.Y., United States of America.
  • International Commercial Arbitration Program, Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration, Columbia Law School, in association with Covington & Burling LLP, New York, N.Y., United States of America.

Lenguajes

  • Español e inglés​

Civil and Commercial Litigation

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados is well recognized in civil and commercial litigation practice as one of the leading law firms in the country, based on its high percentage of success in resolving disputes in favor of its clients. Which is the main reason why clients hire its services.

Administrative Litigation

Ramirez Ornelas Abogados has extensive professional experience in the area of administrative litigation, successfully defending and representing its clients affected by acts of authority, always devising the best strategy for its clients to see their interests restored in the shortest possible time.

Bankruptcy & Restructuring

Since its foundation, Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has built a reputation as one of the most prestigious firms in the insolvency practice, participating, since the early 1980s and to date, in the most complex and emblematic insolvency proceedings handled in our country, thus contributing to the development of the practice and jurisprudence in this area.

Arbitration

In the course of its history, Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has proven to excell in the defense of its clients’ interests in arbitration disputes, administered by both local and international institutions, taking advantage at all times of the distinctive aspects of arbitration to the benefit of its clients.

Family Law

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has extensive experience defending the interests of its clients in cases related to the dissolution of marriage, alimony, custody, parental authority, adoption, interdiction and guardianship issues, as well as in complex inheritance proceedings.

Corporate Disputes

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has maintained over the years a successful and outstanding performance in corporate disputes between shareholders, successfully representing shareholders and enterprises across a wide range of sectors. Partaking  in some of the most important shareholder disputes in Mexico, throughout the more than 20 years of the firm’s existence.

ENERGY LAW

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados have professionals who could assist clients in the electricity and hydrocarbons subsectors (mainly midstream and downstream), both in the configuration of business plans and in the structuring of various legal schemes for the construction, operation, and financing of electricity generation plants.

Awards

Legal 500
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Top lawyers
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“Ramírez Ornelas Abogados concentrates on commercial litigation, with a special focus on bankruptcy and insolvency where it represents creditors and insolvency companies in both in and out-of-court cases.”
Benchmark Litigación
Benchmark Litigación
High recommended
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“Ramírez Ornelas Abogados is a boutique firm has seen considerable success since its inception.”
Leaders League
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Ranking
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SECTORES ESTRATÉGICOS

Durante muchos años de práctica, la firma ha representado los intereses de múltiples sectores empresariales en diferentes materias, que incluyen:

  • Agroindustrial
  • Financiero y Bancario
  • Negocio corporativo
  • Energía
  • Entretenimiento
  • Seguros y Fianzas
  • Salud
  • Bursátil
  • Minería
  • Marítimo
  • Ferrocarrilero
  • Seguridad
  • Inmobiliario 
  • Telecomunicaciones
  • Construcción e infraestructura

“ La tasa de éxito de la firma en la obtención de resultados favorables para sus clientes y su excepcional atención al cliente, tanto en juicios como en negociaciones y conciliaciones, es el factor que diferencia a Ramírez Ornelas Abogados del resto del mercado.”