Education, honors and affiliations

  • J.D. (with honors) Universidad Iberoamericana
  • LL.M. Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Wake Forest University Merit-Based Scholarship Recipient
  • Admitted to practice law in all states and courts in Mexico
  • Houston Bar Association – Member
  • American Bar Association – Member
  • Hispanic Bar Association – Member
  • Hispanic Bar Association of Houston – Member

Paulina Castro Espinosa


Torre Arcos Bosques Paseo de los Tamarindos 400-A 5th Floor Bosques de las Lomas, Cuajimalpa, Mexico City, Mexico 05120
Tel. 5255 3300 5504
pcastro@moctezumacastro.com

Mrs. Castro has more than 15 years of legal practice in the fields of transactional law and international law. She has practiced at leading law firms in Mexico City such as White & Case, S.C. and Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. She represents and develops strategies for clients in cross-border joint ventures and acquisitions. Paulina Castro focuses primarily on international commercial transactions, international joint ventures and investments by U.S. clients in Mexico. She has represented the interests of domestic and international clients in real estate and complex corporate transactions in Mexico. She has knowledge concerning NAFTA and other free trade agreements in which Mexico is a party. Mrs. Castro is also experienced with arbitration rules from private and international bodies such as UNCITRAL, ICSID, ICC and the AAA. She was awarded with top honors at the Inter-American Human Rights Moot Court Competition held at the American University Washington College of Law in 2000.