Team

Alondra Vargas

avargas@cuestacampos.com

Degrees

Tecnológico de Monterrey - Campus Santa Fe/Puebla
Law and Political Sciences Degree - JD Equivalent, 2019

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México – Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales
International Relations Degree, Ongoing

Languages

Spanish English

Experience

Alondra Vargas is a junior associate of the Foreign Trade Practice in Cuesta Campos with 5 years of experience, focusing her practice counseling Mexican and foreign companies in customs and international trade matters, mainly in developing and implementing programs for the promotion of imports, special import and export customs regimes, non-tariff import regulations, verifications of origin and related subjects in terms of the FTAs, customs audits of the Mexican authorities, anti-dumping investigations and procedures, among other regulatory matters.

Representative Matters

Assistance in an Administrative and Customs Matter Proceeding to a transnational company specialized in the import and export of machinery and equipment for the oil industry.

Advice to a transnational company engaged in the manufacture of kitchen instruments in a verification of origin procedure.

Representation and participation in amparo lawsuits against the cancellation procedures of programs for the promotion of Mexican companies engaged into maquila activities.

Advice to a transnational food packaging company in the procedure of verification of origin by the Mexican authorities in order to demonstrate the origin under free trade agreements.

Representation and participation in the obtaining and implementation of foreign trade promotion programs for companies of multiple industries.

Advice to a transnational food industry company in a customs litigation.

Conducted internal audit of a multinational coffee company to analyze the rules of origin of its products in order to prevent and correct violations to Mexican legislation.

Seminars and Presentations

“New processes of self-correction in foreign trade audit procedures“ provided by the Foreign Trade Comission of the Mexican Bar Association.

Recognitions

Academic Recognitions by Tecnológico de Monterrey, 2016-2017
Delegate of the Harvard National Model of United Nations LA, 2016
Semifinalist of the Second National Human Rights Debate Competition, 2017

Specialty areas

International Commercial
International Trade and Customs
Customs Litigation
Programs for the promotion of imports and exports.
Free Trade Agreements

Hobbies

Cycling, hiking and yoga.
Movies, music, museums and theatre.