CFI.co Meets the CEO of Jáuregui y Del Valle: Luis Gerardo del Valle Torres
Luis Gerardo del Valle Torres is the managing partner of Jáuregui y Del Valle, S.C. and a practitioner specializing in tax consultancy services including domestic and cross-border transactions; structuring of investment funds for real estate funds and pension plans; private clients, tax litigation and consultancy on tax policy matters.
He is a member of the Cambridge Overseas Trust, International Fiscal Association, the Mexican Bar Association (Barra Mexicana, Colegio de Abogados), the College of Professors and Researchers of Tax Law and Public Finance (Colegio de Profesores e Investigadores de Derecho Fiscal y Finanzas Públicas) and the National Association of Corporate Counsels (Asociación Nacional de Abogados de Empresa).
Mr Del Valle was awarded the Eduardo García Maynez and Gabino Barreda medals by the authorities of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México for obtaining the highest academic achievement in his class. He has also been awarded the first place in the National Contest of Administrative Justice organized by the Federal Tribunal of Tax and Administrative Justice (Tribunal Federal de Justicia Fiscal y Administrativa).
Mr Del Valle has written articles on tax law, tax litigation and amparo proceedings and is the author of The Mexican Federal Tax System – Its review under Economic and Legal Principles (Sistema Fiscal Federal Mexicano – Su Revisión ante los Principios Jurídicos y Económicos) edited by the Federal Tribunal of Tax and Administrative Justice.
Mr Del Valle graduated from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Law School magna cum laude in 1999. He also read law at the University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law, where he obtained a Master of Commercial Law, British-Chevening Scholarship, in 2001. At New York University, School of Law, Mr Del Valle obtained a Master in International Tax Law in 2002.