Juan M. Alcalá

Co-Chair, International Dispute Resolution
Partner, Litigation
Austin
3000 One American Center
600 Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701
t 512.542.7190 f 512.542.7290
jalcala@gardere.com
Mexico City
Torre Esmeralda II
Blvd. Manuel A. Camacho No. 36-1802
Lomas de Chapultepec
Mexico, D.F. 11000
t 011.52.55.5.284.8540 f 011.52.55.5.284.8569

Juan M. Alcalá, assists clients who conduct international business, especially in Latin America, assess and mitigate their legal risks and when disputes arise, resolve them.

For more than 15 years, Juan has represented companies and individuals involved in high-exposure disputes across various industries, including energy, technology, construction, automotive, financial and pharmaceutical. These disputes have taken place in international tribunals, foreign courts and state and federal courts in the United States. They have involved a wide variety of subject matters, including business torts, partnership conflicts, complex lending transactions, fiduciary duties, environmental claims, copyright and trademark disputes, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract allegations and product defects.

This broad experience provides Juan with a seasoned perspective and a pragmatic approach to resolving problems that focus on his clients' overall strategic objectives and their interests in a speedy resolution.

Juan grew up on the U.S.-Mexican border and spent a significant amount of his childhood in Mexico. He takes great pride in his humble upbringing and today spends part of his time supporting various nonprofit efforts focused on empowering young Latinos in socio-economically disadvantaged circumstances.

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