Mario Leal joined Galicia Abogados in 2018 in the M&A practice area coming from a Mexican law firm in which he worked from 2015 to 2018. His work is mainly focused in mergers and acquisitions and corporate law issues. Throughout his experience, Mario has participated in several transactions in the mergers and acquisitions, financing and capital markets areas, advising private equity funds and local and foreign companies in the stock and asset sell and acquisition, joint ventures, financings, as well as transactions in stock exchange market in the real estate, financial, retail and infrastructure industries in Mexico.
Mario studied law at Universidad Panamericana (2016), period during which he studied one semester as an exchange student in the University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (2014). Additionally, Mario has specialized studies in Commercial Law by the Universidad Panamericana (2019).