Gerardo Ramírez Ornelas


Founding partner since 1982, He is specialised in commercial law and is one of
the leading experts in insolvency law and commercial arbitration in Mexico. As an
advisor in commercial litigation matters for the most important business and financial groups in Mexico, over the last forty years, he has been involved in challenging insolvency proceedings, participating on behalf of the “Consejo Coordinador Empresarial” in the drafting committee of the Mexican Reorganizations and Bankruptcy Law.
Gerardo Ramírez Ornelas has lectured in the most prestigious
law schools throughout the country. Currently, he is a professor of Commercial
Bankruptcy in the master’s degree program of private Law at the “Escuela Libre de


Commercial Litigation 

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados is broadly known for the successful resolution of the very diverse matters it has participated in This success rate is the main reason why clients seek ours services.


Administrative Litigation

Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has extensive professional experience in the area of administrative litigation, which is in charge of defending and representing our clients before the presence of an Act of Authority.


Bankruptcy & Restructuring

Over the years, Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has built a strong insolvency practice due to its vast experience representing clients since the early 1980s in insolvency proceedings.



Ramírez Ornelas Abogados has played a very satisfactory role in the defense of the particular interests of our clients in arbitration disputes, specializing also in providing adequate advice.

  • Chambers and Partners
  • Global 2019
  • Dispute Resolution: Litigation
  • Latin America 2019 México: Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Dispute Resolution: Civil & Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Law.

  • Commercial Bankruptcy Law

  • Constitutional Law Litigation

  • Arbitration

  • Banking and Financial Law

  • International Law

  • Class Action law

  • Ramírez Ornelas Abogados.          (2001 - present)
  • Hartasánchez y Ramírez Ornelas, S.C. (1995 - 2000)
  • Bryan, González Vargas y González Baz, S.C. (1988 - 1994)
  • Hartasánchez y Guerra, S.C. (1983 - 1987)
  • Santamarina y Steta, S.C. (1978 - 1982)

  • Escuela Libre de Derecho (1981)

  • International Association of Reestructuring Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL)
  • Spanish and English


- Benchmark Litigation
“Ramírez Ornelas Abogados is a boutique firm has seen considerable success since its inception.”  
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