Since 1998, Magallón & Sklar, L.L.P. located in Houston, Texas has represented business clients throughout the United States, Central and South America, and Europe in legal matters including formation of business organizations, instituting and maintaining proper governance, assisting with business transactions, including drafting and construction of contracts and dissolution or sale of business enterprises, and dealing with employer/employee, intellectual property, licensing, real estate, and tax issues.
The firm also handle complex civil and intellectual property litigation, representing both individuals and business entities with a focus on international and domestic commercial litigation and arbitration. In addition, the firm examines foreign and domestic tax requirements for business enterprises as well as individuals and offers estate planning and probate services to business principals and other individuals. At Magallón & Sklar they provide high quality legal services and take great pride in the successes of their clients and the contributions they made for them.
Guillermina Magallón has been practicing law for more than 35 years. She is admitted to the Bar of Texas, the District of Columbia, Mexico and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Ms. Magallón concentrates her practice in business and commercial law, business organizations, energy, real estate, and international matters, with particular emphasis in representing both domestic and foreign entities and commercial enterprises in multinational transactions, including dealings with Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) and other entities of the Mexican federal government. She also has extensive experience handling international transactions and is frequently consulted in international commercial litigation, arbitration, and probate and trust disputes.
Ms. Magallón’s business, commercial and international practice focuses on organization governance, including partnership and corporate, drafting and construction of contracts, employment and labor issues, licensing, real estate, and business transactions.
Guillermina Magallón has also teamed with other firm lawyers to handle complex international litigation and arbitration proceedings in matters relating to commercial disputes, fiduciary rights and obligations, intellectual property infringement and misappropriation, negligence and malpractice actions, probate and trust disputes, and will contests.
Ms. Guillermina Magallón received her J.D. from Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas, 1985, D.F., Licenciado en Derecho from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, 1981 and Certificate, French Language and History from Université Paris IV – Sorbonne, 1976.
She is a member of the Texas Bar Association, the District of Columbia Bar Association, the Barra Mexicana Colegio de Abogados. Her native language is Spanish, and she is fluent in English and French. Ms. Magallón is a former Adjunct Professor, teaching Mexican Law at the University of Houston Law Center, 1989 and an Adjunct Professor, teaching Civil Law from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, from 1981-1982.
Ms. Guillermina Magallón credits her success to her dual license to practice law in the United States and Mexico with an expertise that is unmatched by any other attorney.
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