Fernando Cano Lasa
5151 San Felipe
Houston Texas 77056
United States of America
Office Telephone: +1 (713) 917 0888
Office Fax: +1 (713) 953 9470
Direct Dial (Houston): +1 (713) 980 8957
More about Fernando
Fernando is an experienced transactional attorney. His practice focuses on both domestic and international corporate transactions, energy operations, commercial agreements and ventures (including specialized procurement) and compliance with respect to anticorruption, labor and data privacy.
Clients look for Fernando to assist with their legal needs in Mexico, Latin America and the United States, covering a broad range of matters, such as entity and business set up, drafting, negotiation and execution of all sorts of commercial agreements, legal advice on upstream, midstream and downstream operations and the identification and mitigation of risks associated with critical business compliance matters.
Fernando is uniquely positioned to assist on international ventures due to being dual licensed (Mexico and Texas) and after having spent more than a decade as in-house counsel for Pemex both in the United States and Mexico. Fernando brings to the table the legal component acquired through exceptional education credentials and the expertise of fully practicing in several jurisdictions and solving matters for clients therein. On top of this, his in-house background allows Fernando to not only understand, but have a keen business sense and feel for his clients' needs. This unique combination makes Fernando a solid advisor for a broad range of industries and clients.
Fernando is fluent in English and Spanish and currently acts as Partner of HFW at the Firm's Houston office.