Trucking & Railroad

Trucking & Railroad

The practice group offers, among others, the following services in this area:

  • Advising and consulting for the establishment of trucking, busing and railroad companies;
  • Obtaining concessions, permits, authorizations, registries, and licenses required to provide and operate public and private transportation services;
  • Negotiating and preparing of transport contracts and bills of lading documenting the relationship between common carriers with their clients;
  • Advising companies dedicated to provide courier services that require specialized knowledge of the national and international legislation;
  • Obtaining licenses and concessions for the construction and operation of railroads, highways and bridges.
  • Registration of companies that provide transportation services or ancillary services;
  • Contracts for lease and leasing of vehicles to offer the federal motor carrier service;
  • Advising on national (local and federal levels within the different states of Mexico) and international trucking transportation matters including foreign investment and NAFTA issues;
  • Negotiating and preparing of contracts to provide the collection and delivery of cargo services;
  • Leasing of trailers and semitrailers with federal plates to provide motor carrier services, as well as the obtaining of the relevant registration;
  • Ancillary Services:
    • Passenger terminals;
    • Inland cargo terminals;
    • Drag, salvage and storage of vehicles;
    • Verification units;
  • Obtaining of concessions and permits regarding the railroad transportation service.
  • Negotiating and preparing of exchange of railroad cars and all kind of documents related to railroad transportation;
  • Assistance and consulting on railway infrastructure projects;
  • Regulatory proceedings and litigation related to transportation.
  • Advising on the acquiring, operating, and refinancing of transportation vehicles and facilities.
  • Insurance issues.

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