EDUARDO MONTENEGRO

FERNANDO ERAÑA

JUAN CARLOS IZAZA

LUIS GONZÁLEZ

At Pérez Correa González we are committed to the ideas and criteria of ESG, which is why we promote the implementation of policies aimed at environmental protection, labor welfare, non-discrimination and inclusion, as well as the positive social impact resulting from business activity.

In this ever-changing world, we understand that companies need to become more dynamic and must adapt their operations and decision making at a faster pace to become more demanding and responsible in meeting ESG goals.

We represent individuals, groups, organizations or companies in human rights matters, social impact including Pro Bono, considering as a determining factor, the positive impact that our clients have on the society, from the base of the pyramid.

We are part of Trustlaw ™, providing free legal advice services from the Thomson Reuters

Foundation, and representing in the following matters:

 

Human Rights

 

Represented a Mexican citizen in the two international extradition proceedings that the

Ministry of Foreign Affairs initiated against him, achieving his unconditional freedom.

Currently, we represent the client before the Inter-American Commission on Human

Rights due to the violations and irregularities committed by the Mexican State in the

extradition proceedings.

Represented a Mexican academic in a lawsuit for moral damages against a Mexican-based

international organization for infamous Internet publications.

Represented a student of a public university before federal courts (obtaining consideration

as an authority for purposes of the amparo proceeding), due to violations and

irregularities in the processing of an administrative proceeding before the university itself.

Represented a student of a public university belonging to the state public administration,

in the execution of a federal court sentence dictated in order for the university to carry

out with a gender perspective, the evaluations of the student that were previously carried

out in violation of her fundamental rights.

 

Social Impact

 

Advised Natural Capital Exchange (NCX) in the implementation of a pilot program in

Mexico, which would be financed with carbon credits issued and sold in the United States,

offering certain social and economic benefits for landowners in order to care for the

environment and reduce carbon dioxide (Co2) emissions, promoting the preservation of

land areas owned by regional landowners and restricting them from cutting down forests

in exchange for the payment of an annual fee for their commitment.

Pro Bono representation of the Refugio Franciscano, A.C., in Mexico City (with more than

1,800 dogs and 100 cats), avoiding on several occasions the eviction of the building where

it provides food and medical care to the animals. Currently, we provide assistance to said

animal shelter in corporate matters and administrative procedures (verification visits by

the Junta de Asistencia Privada).

Represented BlueOrchard Microfinance Fund in several million dollar financings to

SOFOMs that have had great social impact such as Siempre Creciendo, Exitus Capital,

Financiamiento Progresemos, Financiera Labor, Sociedad Financiera Equípate, Financiera

Fortaleza, UNIFIN Financiera.

Represented U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and Calvert

Impact Inc. in the negotiations and structuring of a secured line of credit in favor of

Imperative Advisors to finance Echale's construction of 5,000 homes. Echale is a social

enterprise that offers housing solutions to low-income families and contributes to the

integral development of communities, including women heads of household.

Private equity investment in FINAE, an institution that grants educational loans to young

Mexicans who want to study an undergraduate or graduate degree, by Oasis Fund and

Social Alpha Investment Found for a total amount.

 

Represented U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) in the granting

of an 8,000,000 USD loan by DFC in favor of Financiera Educativa de México, a multiple

purpose financial institution in the field of educational financing.

Represented MicroVest LP in the granting of a loan in the capital stock of enConfianza, a

multiple purpose company that grants loans to Mexican micro-entrepreneurs, supporting

projects that have a significant impact and contribute to the sustainable development of

different regions.

Represented IGNIA Found I LP in a co-investment with the Bowana Foundation in

Transparencia Médica, a provider of medical services to service industry employees in

Monterrey without access to health insurance plans.

Represented The Oasis Fund, a private equity fund managed by Bamboo Capital in an

equity and debt financing at FINAE, a non-bank financial institution dedicated to providing

financing for low-income students to attend college. Bamboo Capital Partners is a private

equity firm that makes base-of-the-pyramid investments and other high social impact

transactions.

 

We represent the following NGOs:

Creative

Bamboo Capital Partners (Oasis Fund)

MicroVest

Finae

The Donkey Sanctuary

The Rockefeller Foundation

Refugio Franciscano, A.C.

At Pérez Correa González we are committed to the ideas and criteria of ESG, which is why we promote the implementation of policies aimed at environmental protection, labor welfare, non-discrimination and inclusion, as well as the positive social impact resulting from business activity.

In this ever-changing world, we understand that companies need to become more dynamic and must adapt their operations and decision making at a faster pace to become more demanding and responsible in meeting ESG goals.

We represent individuals, groups, organizations or companies in human rights matters, social impact including Pro Bono, considering as a determining factor, the positive impact that our clients have on the society, from the base of the pyramid.

We are part of Trustlaw ™, providing free legal advice services from the Thomson Reuters

Foundation, and representing in the following matters:

 

Human Rights

 

Represented a Mexican citizen in the two international extradition proceedings that the

Ministry of Foreign Affairs initiated against him, achieving his unconditional freedom.

Currently, we represent the client before the Inter-American Commission on Human

Rights due to the violations and irregularities committed by the Mexican State in the

extradition proceedings.

Represented a Mexican academic in a lawsuit for moral damages against a Mexican-based

international organization for infamous Internet publications.

Represented a student of a public university before federal courts (obtaining consideration

as an authority for purposes of the amparo proceeding), due to violations and

irregularities in the processing of an administrative proceeding before the university itself.

Represented a student of a public university belonging to the state public administration,

in the execution of a federal court sentence dictated in order for the university to carry

out with a gender perspective, the evaluations of the student that were previously carried

out in violation of her fundamental rights.

 

Social Impact

 

Advised Natural Capital Exchange (NCX) in the implementation of a pilot program in

Mexico, which would be financed with carbon credits issued and sold in the United States,

offering certain social and economic benefits for landowners in order to care for the

environment and reduce carbon dioxide (Co2) emissions, promoting the preservation of

land areas owned by regional landowners and restricting them from cutting down forests

in exchange for the payment of an annual fee for their commitment.

Pro Bono representation of the Refugio Franciscano, A.C., in Mexico City (with more than

1,800 dogs and 100 cats), avoiding on several occasions the eviction of the building where

it provides food and medical care to the animals. Currently, we provide assistance to said

animal shelter in corporate matters and administrative procedures (verification visits by

the Junta de Asistencia Privada).

Represented BlueOrchard Microfinance Fund in several million dollar financings to

SOFOMs that have had great social impact such as Siempre Creciendo, Exitus Capital,

Financiamiento Progresemos, Financiera Labor, Sociedad Financiera Equípate, Financiera

Fortaleza, UNIFIN Financiera.

Represented U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and Calvert

Impact Inc. in the negotiations and structuring of a secured line of credit in favor of

Imperative Advisors to finance Echale's construction of 5,000 homes. Echale is a social

enterprise that offers housing solutions to low-income families and contributes to the

integral development of communities, including women heads of household.

Private equity investment in FINAE, an institution that grants educational loans to young

Mexicans who want to study an undergraduate or graduate degree, by Oasis Fund and

Social Alpha Investment Found for a total amount.

 

Represented U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) in the granting

of an 8,000,000 USD loan by DFC in favor of Financiera Educativa de México, a multiple

purpose financial institution in the field of educational financing.

Represented MicroVest LP in the granting of a loan in the capital stock of enConfianza, a

multiple purpose company that grants loans to Mexican micro-entrepreneurs, supporting

projects that have a significant impact and contribute to the sustainable development of

different regions.

Represented IGNIA Found I LP in a co-investment with the Bowana Foundation in

Transparencia Médica, a provider of medical services to service industry employees in

Monterrey without access to health insurance plans.

Represented The Oasis Fund, a private equity fund managed by Bamboo Capital in an

equity and debt financing at FINAE, a non-bank financial institution dedicated to providing

financing for low-income students to attend college. Bamboo Capital Partners is a private

equity firm that makes base-of-the-pyramid investments and other high social impact

transactions.

 

We represent the following NGOs:

Creative

Bamboo Capital Partners (Oasis Fund)

MicroVest

Finae

The Donkey Sanctuary

The Rockefeller Foundation

Refugio Franciscano, A.C.

EDUARDO MONTENEGRO

FERNANDO ERAÑA

JUAN CARLOS IZAZA

LUIS GONZÁLEZ