Global law firm Rimon PC opens new office in Phoenix with addition of Corporate Partner Benjamin Aguilera
News Benjamin Aguilera · May 24, 2021
Phoenix, AZ – Opening its 40th office, Rimon is pleased to welcome Benjamin Aguilera, a corporate attorney with a focus on Latin American transactions, as a Partner in its new Phoenix, Arizona office.
Mr. Aguilera joins Rimon from Greenberg Traurig LLP, where he was Shareholder.
Mr. Aguilera is an accomplished transactional attorney who focuses on cross border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital, and real estate transactions involving parties in the United States, Mexico, Central and South America, Spain, Portugal and regulated by the USMCA and other treaties and conventions between the U.S., Mexico, and other countries. His client base includes investment advisors, large corporations, emerging companies, real estate developers, cross-border manufacturers, and hotels and resorts.
“As the USMCA and other treaties take hold, business in and with Latin American countries becomes of even greater importance to our global clients,” said Michael Moradzadeh, CEO and Founding Partner of Rimon. “Ben’s sophisticated international experience, combined with his entrepreneurial and team-oriented outlook, make him a perfect fit for our firm”.
“We are also very excited to announce we have a new office in Phoenix – a growing city which is becoming an important hub for technology companies, entrepreneurs, and start-ups.”
“I am very excited to be joining Rimon P.C,” said Mr. Aguilera. “The breadth and expertise of attorneys at Rimon gives me confidence that we can provide the top-tier level of representation that is required in a global practice. I am convinced that its unique platform truly fosters and rewards collaboration across practices at all levels. The Covid-19 pandemic provided further proof that practicing law virtually is a sustainable platform. The benefits of Rimon’s flexible model translate to clients, both in terms of seamless collaboration in their representation and in more competitive rates.”
Mr. Aguilera graduated from Texas Tech University School of Law (J.D.), The University of Texas at El Paso (M.S., Accounting) and Universidad Tecnológica de México (B.A. Finance, Accounting).
Rimon has 40 offices across five continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. The firm has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers.