Juan Carlos Serra has been with Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C. since 1996. He is the Head of the Energy, Mining and Infrastructure Practice Groups. Juan Carlos worked in the private sector lending arm of the Interamerican Development Bank, called the Interamerican Investment Corporation.
Juan Carlos is a Graduate from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and has a Master´s Degree from Georgetown University (Fullbright Scholarship). Other formal education includes a Postgraduate Degree in Corporate and Economic Law from the Panamerican University (Universidad Panamericana) and a Diploma Degree in Energy Law from the Iberoamerican University (Universidad Iberoamericana).
Recognized by Latin American Energy and Infrastructure Guide as a Leading Lawyer. Ranked by Chambers Latin America as a leading lawyer in Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Energy & Natural Resources practices. Recognized as Latin America´s Leading lawyer in IFLR 1000 Energy and Infrastructure. Named World´s Leading Lawyer by Who´s Who of Mining Lawyers, as well as Who´s Who of Energy Lawyers.
His specific experience includes joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, investments, acquisitions, and solid experience participating in national and international public bidding, as well as extensive advice in energy and mining issues.
He is an active member of the Mexican Legal Bar (Barra Mexicana del Colegio de Abogados), Institute of Energy Law, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), as well as The International Bar Association (IBA).