Founding Partner


Founding Partner


Patricio has ample experience providing legal and business advice to Mexican and international companies in all kinds of projects, transactions, investments, divestments, strategic alliances and joint ventures, private equity funds, real estate, corporate restructuring, mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, dissolutions and liquidations of companies, disputes among shareholders, foreign investment, project finance and infrastructure, among others. He has designed and implemented complex strategies for Mexican and foreign business companies.


Kavanagh Gorozpe

(Founding Partner 2018 – To date)

GOH (firm which merged into Kavanagh Gorozpe)

(Founding Partner 2015 – 2018)

Clifford Chance LLP, New York City

(Foreign Associate 2013 – 2014)

González Calvillo, S.C.

(Law Clerk/Associate 2004- 2013 and Associate 2014 – 2015)


Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.

(LL.M. in International Business and Economic Law, 2009 – 2010)

Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.

(Foundations of American Law and Legal Education, 2009)

Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City

(Bachelor in Law Degree, 2003 – 2007)


Represented Artha Capital in several transactions for the acquisition, divestiture, and development of real estate projects in Mexico, including touristic, retail, corporate, and industrial developments.

Advised Hidrobenz in its joint venture with PMI Comercio Internacional, a subsidiary of PEMEX, and Trafigura for the development, construction, financing, and operation of a 350km pipeline project and related storage facilities, for transportation of gasoline, diesel, and lubricants in the Yucatán peninsula.

Advised Cartesian Capital Group and Digital Realty, Inc. in the US$80m acquisition of a significant equity position in MetroNet, a Mexican telecom concessionaire and operator of data and IT services.

Represented DuPont in the sale of its paint business to the Carlyle Group.

Represented shareholders of Ecuador Bottling Company Corp. in the acquisition of Embotelladora Arca.

Advised DuPont in corporate matters and restructuring.

Represented Chemours and DuPont in the split-off of the chemical business.


Spanish and English


[1] Patricio handled some of the above representations prior to
the incorporation of Kavanagh Gorozpe.



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