Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C.

Legal Services | Mexico
tel: +52 55 5261 0400 | fax: +52 55 5261 0496
Paseo de los Tamarindos No. 400-A, Piso 9 | Mexico, D.F. | 05120 | Mexico


Basham, Ringe y Correa is one of the leading full-service law firms in Latin America, Established in Mexico in 1912, Basham draws upon a century of experience assisting its clients in conducting business throughout México and abroad. The firm´s clients include prominent international corporations, many of them on the Fortune 500 List, medium-sized companies, financial institutions and individuals.

The firm´s large group of lawyers and support staff are committed to maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards. Constantly exposed to the international legal system, many of Basham, Ringe y Correa´s lawyers and other professionals have completed graduated studies at foreign universities and have worked at companies and law firms abroad.

Basham´s preventive and strategic consulting in all types of law allows the firm to offer its client effective, complete and timely solutions to their concerns. The firm´s in depth knowledge and insight into international as well as the domestic market including economic trends, and current affairs give the firm a solid base and perspective in order to offer fully-integrated and tailored solutions to every client. It is because these qualities and values, that its clients have continued to entrust their legal affairs to Basham, Ringe y Correa for many years.

The firm´s lawyers actively participate in worldwide associations, as well as in international transactions, something which has promoted the exchange of information and experience. This in turn improves the firm growing capacity to serve its clients by constantly adjusting to the dynamics of the global business environment. Basham, Ringe y Correa is aware that each client requires objective counseling, experience, professionalism and trustworthy people. The firm´s lawyers are well-known leaders in their respective fields of specialization and are committed to provide legal services at the highest standards of quality.

The firm actively encourages the participation of all of its lawyers in pro bono work for charitable institutions and not-profit organizations, among others. For this purpose the firm has created the Basham, Ringe y Correa Foundation.

The firm has received the following awards:

“Mexico Tax Disputes Firm of the Year” granted by the International Tax Review in 2013.
“Best Tax Firm” in México granted by the World Finance Magazine in 2013
“Who’s Who Legal Award” as the Mexican firm of the year from 2007 through 2012.
“Client Choice Award” granted by the International Law Office in 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2011.
The “Gold Award” as the Best Mexican Law Firm in 2010 and 2012, and the “Silver Award” granted by the International Legal Alliance Summit in 2008, 2010 and 2011.
The “Trademark IP Firm of Year Award for Mexico” granted by the Managing Intellectual Property in 2012.
Basham has been distinguished as a leading firm in pro bono work, as a recipient of the: "Pro Bono Leading Light 2012" recognition by the LatinLawyer magazine.

In addition, the firm has been included as one of the “places where everyone wants to work” in the “Super Empresas 2012” (2012 Business Enterprises) ranking by the Expansion magazine and our lawyers have been internationally recognized in different publications, such as Chambers Latin America, Chambers Global, Who’s Who Legal, Latin America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Acquisition International, BestLawyers, Practical Law Company (PLC) and IFLR 1000.

Year this Office was Established: 1912
Lawyers Worldwide: 153
Languages: Spanish, English, French,Portuguese and Chinese


Areas of Practice



Extension in the Suspension of Deadlines in the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property Until Further Notice

Following the agenda established within the Federal Government's Gradual Plan towards a New Normalization, the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (MIIP) has published an agreement by means of which it extends the suspension of terms and deadlines with respect to all processes and procedures carried out before said Institute, as of March 24, 2020 and until the expected conditions for the restarting of activities of the MIIP are materialized. Therefore, all terms that expire during said period will be automatically extended to the first business day in which the Institute resumes activities...

Energy Regulatory Commission, Extension of the Suspension for Terms and Proceedings

On May 29th, 2020 the Energy Regulatory Commission (“ CRE ”) published in the Federal Official Gazette an administrative resolution declaring the extension of the suspension of all terms and proceedings before such authority from June 01st, 2020 until the sanitary authorities determine that there are no epidemiologic risks related to the gradual, careful and organized opening of the federal public administration activities. The administrative resolution A / 018/2020 referred above amends CRE´s prior resolutions A / 010/2020 dated March 24th, 2020; A / 014/2020 dated April 07th, 2020 and A / 015/2020 dated April 30th, 2020...

VIEW ALL Basham Articles


Basham, Ringe y Correa Announce New Partner, David Eugenio Puente Tostado

As a response to its clients' needs, Basham, Ringe y Correa strengthened its already strong Labour, Employment and Social Security practice group with the addition of David Eugenio Puente Tostado as partner in the firm's Monterrey office. David has more than twenty years' of experience advising domestic and foreign clients on labour, immigration, and social security matters deriving from investments, set up, day-to-day operations and activities, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate restructurings...

Basham, Ringe Y Correa, S.C. Celehrates One Century Offering Legal Services In Mexico

Mexico City, October 29th, 2012. The law firm Basham, Ringe, Correa, S.C., celebrated the first hundred years providing uninterrupted legal services in Mexico. Basham has evolved according to the needs of its clients, up to reach nowadays 37 areas of legal enterprise, with a team of about 450 employees and become a leader nationally and internationally. The only institutional corporate law firm in Mexico with a hundred years of continuous work, facing with illusion, energy, and innovation the beginning of its second century of existence...

VIEW ALL Basham Press