Legarreta y Asociados, S.C.

José Miguel Arellano

E-Mail: jmarellano@legarreta.com.mx


Education:
Lawyer Bachelor Degree by Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (1982).
Labor, Corporate and Tax Advanced Degree by Universidad Panamericana (1983-1985/89).
D-1 High Business Management by Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa (1992).
Management Business Program by IINSEAD (2001 and 2002).
Arbitration Advanced Degree by Escuela Libre de Derecho and ICC (2002).
Business Management For Lawyers by University of Yale (2004).


Professional Experience:
Operadora Vips, S.A. de C. V. (former Wal-Mart Group) (Lawyer, 1982-1985).
Daimler Chrysler Mexico Group (Senior Lawyer, 1985-1989).
Daimler Chrysler Mexico Group (Legal Manager, 1989-2000).
Daimler Chrysler Mexico Group (Legal Affairs Director, 2001-2005).
Avon Group (Executive Director; Board’s Director Member and Secretary of all Avon’s Subsidiaries in North Latin America Countries, 2005 - ).


Legal Services:
Corporate Law, Administrative Law, Industrial and Intellectual Property, Immigration Law, , Environmental Law, Labor Law, Social Security Law, Foreign Trade, Foreign Investment, Merger and Acquisitions, Tax Law, Civil, Criminal and Commerce Litigation, Commercial Law, Finance Law, Government Relations.

Other Activities:
CANIPEC’s Board Member (Cosmetics National Chamber and Home Clean Products Association).
AMVD’s Board Member and Secretary (Direct Sales Mexican Chamber).


Languages:
Spanish and English.