MINNEAPOLIS, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Law is pleased to announce that its members have elected Alfonso González Uribe, a founding partner of the Mexico City, Mexico, law firm Cornejo Méndez González & Duarte, to serve as President of the organization. González will lead Ally Law for a two-year term ending in 2019. He served previously as First Vice President, Chair of the Expansion Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee.
Said González, "It is an honor to be asked to lead the 60+ member firms of Ally Law. Collectively, our firms and their lawyers provide unparalleled cross-disciplinary counsel to businesses operating worldwide. Our member firms have in-depth experience across numerous industries and are committed to providing the highest levels of service, local business intelligence and legal value wherever our clients have financial and commercial interests."
In his private practice, González focuses on labor, employment and social security matters, representing US, Canadian and European companies and their Mexican subsidiaries in matters heard before various labor boards and in litigation, including cases argued before the Supreme Court of Mexico.
In its regularly scheduled election, the membership of Ally Law has also chosen Björn Welinder (Lindmark Welinder; Lund, Sweden) as First Vice President, Eric Krathwohl (Rich May; Boston, United States) as Treasurer and Kim Seah (A. Ang Seah & Hoe; Singapore) as Secretary. Serving one-year terms as Vice Presidents will be Marta Marti Camp (Marti & Associats; Barcelona, Spain), Katerina Christodoulou (Your Legal Partners; Athens, Greece), Paul Franke (Moye White LLP; Denver, Colorado), Roger Franklin (Edwin Coe; London, United Kingdom), Ronald Hack (Evans & Dixon; St. Louis, United States), Marc Landis (Phillips Nizer; New York, United States), Ewa Lejman (Izabella Żyglicka and Partners; Katowice, Poland) and Maarten Roos (R&P China Lawyers; Shanghai, China).
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