Universidad Panamericana (Campus Guadalajara) Law Degree, 2003 Master Degree on Commercial and Business Law, 2010
Berenice Soto leads the area of Real Estate Law at Cuesta Campos. She joined the firm in 2002, focusing her practice in Corporate Law and industrial, real estate, business, residential and touristic projects.
Mrs. Soto has worked in the acquisition, sale, subdivision, constitution of easements and urbanization processes, as well as in the preparation and execution of leases, including "Built-to-Suit-Leases" and work contracts for the construction of industrial buildings.
She has performed legal audits (due diligence), design and implementation of real estate projects for the automotive, pharmaceutical and electronic industries. She has developed extensive experience advising developers and multinational companies in the presentation and follow-up of local and federal procedures related to real estate developments, concessions and public services, tax incentives, as well as governmental procedures pertinent to migratory permits and procedures related to foreign investment.
Berenice has participated in various transactions of acquisitions, mergers, splits, liquidations and restructurings.
In contractual matters, her experience includes daily business operations, including corporate obligations.
Acquisition of properties for industrial plants.
Acquisition of properties through trust agreements.
Representation to a pharmaceutical company and an electronic manufacturing company in procedures related to the subdivision, incorporation of easements and urbanization processes.
Obtention of operation licenses for a sport clothes and running shoes company.
Representation to a pharmaceutical company in the incorporation of their properties to the drinking water supplier system.
Seminars and Presentations
Real Estate Seminar by the National Association of Corporate Lawyers (ANADE) with the AMPI (Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals), 2016
The Legal 500 - Leading Lawyer "A great lawyer – ‘someone I would be happy and confident to recommend’, principal associate and practice head Berenice Soto García is ‘very quick and precise’ and has lots of experience handling not only legal matters in the real estate field but also across the whole corporate practice”.