Jorge is both a lawyer and a certified public accountant. His practice is focused on tax and business planning, including mergers and acquisitions, as well as corporate reorganizations with particular focus on permanent establishments and other tax-related international matters. Jorge assists his clients in planning tax efficient structures, including the tax treatment of acquisitions and investments. His practice includes the representation of clients before Mexican Tax Authorities in a broad range of national and international tax controversies as well as in litigation.
Jorge San Martín represents national and multinational clients in local and international tax matters regarding cross-border operations, investments and transactions. Jorge also provides advice involving structuring and planning of tax efficient structures, including the tax treatment of acquisitions and investments.
Prior to founding SMPS, Jorge was partner at the Mexico’s office of Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP, where he worked for more than 10 years, and prior to that, he was partner of the accounting firm Rocha, Pérez, San Martín, S.C.
Education: Jorge obtained his J.D. from UNAM and his degree as Certified Public Accountant from Universidad Anahuac del Norte, in Mexico City.
Professional Associations: Jorge is a member of the Mexico’s Public Accountants School and of the Mexican Institute of Public Accountants. He is also a member of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and the American Chamber of Commerce, in Mexico City.