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We have advised one of Mexico’s most prominent transport company in several issuances and placements involving "American Depositary Shares" ("ADS") evidencing the shares of the company’s capital stock.

We have acted as legal counsel for banking institutions in the issuance of so-called “Euro-Pagares” in Dollars (“Euro-Medium Term Note Programme”).

We have acted as legal advisers of the placement agent in respect of Ordinary Amortization Participation Certificates issued by the government owned “Nacional Financiera, S.N.C.” (NAFIN) development bank acting as the trustee of the special trust created over the toll road rights of the Constituyentes and the Reforma - La Venta - La Marquesa sections of the Mexico-Toluca highway, valued at an emission price of $207,500,000 Dollars MCTTR TRIPS (Toll Revenue Indexed Participation Securities for The Mexico City-Toluca Toll Road).

We have also advised banking institutions, acting as agents in connection with the issuance of promissory notes denominated in Dollars by Mexican companies, to be placed in the international markets and to be secured by trusts.

As legal counsel of several Mexican companies we have participated in the issuance of promissory notes and other debt instruments denominated in Dollars or Pesos to be placed in international and local markets.

We advised a Mexican broker dealer in its capacity as intermediary for “Autopista de Occidente, S.A. de C.V.” (the holder of the concession of the Mexico-Morelia-Guadalajara toll road), in a transaction whereby Banco Nacional de Mexico, S.A., in its capacity as trustee issued 8,250,000 Ordinary Amortization Participation Certificates ("ZAPECU 1993"), in the amount of $825,000,000 Pesos, in respect of the Maravatio - Zapotlanejo section of the Mexico-Morelia-Guadalajara toll road.

As legal counsel for Citibank Mexico, S.A., Grupo Financiero Citibank, we participated in the public offering of 5,000,000 Bank Bonds issued by such banking institution ("CITIBAN 1-97") in the amount of $500,000,000 Pesos.
We were legal advisers for “TFM, S.A. de C.V.,” which is the concessionaire authorized to operate the Mexican Northeast railway system, in the issuance of its Senior Notes and Senior Discount Debentures in the amount of $150,000,000 Dollars.

We advised “Grupe, S.A. de C.V.” ("Grupe") (which is the holding company of several prominent hotels and tourist projects such as the “El Cid" hotel chain) and certain of its shareholders, in the initial public offering of 71,314,286 Series "B", Ordinary, Nominative shares and in the secondary public offering of 17,828,571 Ordinary, Nominative Series "B", shares with a total value of $155,999,999 Pesos.

We participated as legal counsel for UBS Securities when acting as initial purchaser in connection with an offering of US$100,000,000.00 Senior Secured Notes, issued by “Proyectos de Energía, S.A. de C.V.”, in order to finance the construction of thirteen electrical substations.

We acted as legal advisers for BT Alex. Brown Incorporated and Bankers Trust International PLC. as initial purchasers of a Guaranteed "Preferred" Bond emission (Senior Secured Bonds) in the amount of $235,544,00 Dollars, by “Monterrey Power, S.A. de C.V.”, that is the company in charge of carrying out the design, construction, development, equipping and financing of an Energy Generating Plant located in the Municipality of Pesquería, Nuevo Leon.

We were legal advisers for BT Alex. Brown Incorporated and BT. Alex. Brown International, as initial purchasers of a Guaranteed Preferred Bond emission (Senior Secured Bonds) in the amount of $437,410,000 Dollars, by “Conproca S.A. de C.V.” which is the company in charge of carrying out the construction, development, equipping and financing of the “Ingeniero Héctor Lara Sosa” energy facility in the Municipality of Cadereyta de Jimenez, Nuevo Leon.

We participated as legal advisers for “Casa Cuervo, S.A. de C.V.” (one of the main Tequila producers in Mexico) in the structure and implementation of a placement of debentures in the amount of $1,500,000,000 Pesos, placed through the Mexican Stock Exchange.

We advised “Embotelladoras Arca, S.A. de C.V.” in its consolidation with other two bottling companies in the North of Mexico, through the merger of “Procor” (currently know as “Embotelladoras Arca”) with “Grupo Arma” and the exchange offer of share of “Embotelladoras Argos, S.A.” for shares of “Embotelladoras Arca” in the Mexican Stock Exchange with a capitalization value of $18,135,442,328 Pesos.

We acted as legal counsel for ING Bank (México), S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, ING Grupo Financiero ("ING Bank"), in connection with the public offering through the Mexican Stock Exchange of 1,252,000 UDI denominated junior debentures, with a par value of 100 Udis each.

We have recently acted as legal counsel for Banco Mercantil del Norte, S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Banorte, in connection with the public offering through the international markets of US$300,000,000 Step-Up Subordinated Callable Notes Due 2014.