Abel specializes in international tax planning for both individuals and corporations. For individuals Abel regularly advises on including US and Mexican pre-migration and cross-border income and estate tax planning for ultra-high networth individuals. For corporations, Abel regularly advises foreign multinational companies in the setup of their Mexican operations and the acquisition or sale of Mexican target companies. Likewise, Abel regularly advises Mexican companies with their cross-border transactions, including payments to their foreign related parties, and acquisition of U.S target companies and operation of their U.S. and foreign subsidiaries. Abel has more than 13 years of experience practicing law. He is licensed to practice law in Mexico and in the US (California license), where he practiced for eight years at one of the most important California law firms. Abel´s native language is Spanish and he is fluent in English and French.
- Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Taxation. New York University School of Law, New York, New York (2006).
- Postgraduate Studies in Tax Law. Universidad Panamericana, México City, México (2003).
- Law Degree. Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City, Mexico (2002).
- General University Studies Diploma. Université Jean Moulin, Faculté de Droit, Lyon, France (2001).
“Is able to work with clients of all profiles, including the more demanding ones; he knows how to work with different personalities and provides good answers to our questions.” – Chambers and Partners Latin America, 2018.