José Soto



Practice Areas



José has been part of CCN since 1998 and was appointed partner in 2016. He has extensive experience representing foreign investors doing business in Mexico, particularly in Central Mexico.

His practice focuses on the corporate, international business, maquiladora, Mergers and Acquisitions, Customs, Immigration, and Insurance areas.

He currently represents clients in different industrial and service branches, including manufacturing, automotive, agricultural, consumer, medical devices, and electrical, supporting his clients in the creation and implementation of strategies and solutions in reorganization restructuring and corporate operation, negotiation, and corporate governance in accordance with Mexican Legislation.

José has advised various clients in the incorporation of companies of various types in Mexico, and with corporate administration in Europe, in reorganizations, mergers, spin-offs, acquisitions, sales, liquidations, and various related corporate legal acts, including government acts. corporation of a major insurer.


  • Master of Laws, Universidad Anáhuac, 2022
  • Specialty in International Trade, Universidad Anáhuac, 2022
  • Negotiation Program, Strategies, Tools and Negotiation Skills, Harvard Law SchoolHarvard Negotiation Institute, 2016
  • Law Degree, Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, 1998


  • Advisor, Secretaría de Trabajo y Previsión Social, 1998 – 1999
  • Advisor, Instituto Electoral del Estado de Querétaro, 1998

Professional Memberships

  • Fundación Jurídica del Milenio
  • Director del Comité de Honor y Justicia de la North American Reining Horse Association en México.
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