Manuel Padron-Castillo has been practising with Baker McKenzie since 1992. He is the National Coordinator of the Foreign Trade and Customs Practice Group in Mexico; the Firm’s Latin American Regional Coordinator of the Trade and Commerce Practice Group; and a member of the Steering Committee for the Global Automotive Industry Group.
In his professional practice, Mr. Padron-Castillo has specialised in the manufacturing ‘maquiladora’ industry in all matters associated to their business planning and compliance. He has concentrated his practice in the representation of foreign investors doing business in Mexico.
Mr. Padron-Castillo has written various articles related to manufacturing in Mexico and has actively given lectures organized by various associations, including the Mexican-American Chamber of Commerce and American Management Association.