1111 Pennsylvania Ave. NW//Washington, DC 20004-2541//United States
Ulises R. Pin represents US and foreign communications and technology companies on corporate, financial, and regulatory matters. He also advises private equity firms, venture capital funds, and financial institutions on investments in the telecommunications, media, and technology (TMT) sectors. Ulises represents clients before the Federal Communications Commission and government agencies in Mexico, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. He has experience in cross-border transactions and particular experience on foreign investment and national security issues, including securing approvals by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Ulises’s practice covers all sectors of the TMT market, including wireline, wireless and international communications, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), infrastructure projects (land and submarine networks), satellite services, and emerging technologies. He counsels on complex cross-border transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures; public offerings; joint ventures; and private and public equity investments. He also represents public and private companies in international corporate and finance transactions across industries, including telecommunications, technology, energy, retail, and real estate. Additionally, Ulises drafts and negotiates telecommunications and technology contracts on behalf of telecommunications operators, equipment manufacturers, and large telecommunications users.
Ulises frequently counsels clients on foreign investment, national security, export controls, international trade, and embargo issues before CFIUS, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the Department of Treasury, and the Departments of Commerce, State, Defense, Homeland Security, and Justice. In this area, he has substantial experience negotiating complex mitigation agreements.
He has also represented institutional, high-yield, and distressed debt investors in complex workout and insolvency matters in domestic and cross-border financial restructurings.
Ulises is a member of the Morgan Lewis CFIUS working group. He is a native Spanish speaker.
Awards and Affiliations
Member, International Bar Association
Member, Mexican Bar Association
The Leading US Attorneys with a Focus on Mexico, The Legal 500 Private Practice Powerlist: US-Mexico (2018, 2019)
Ranked, Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite, District of Columbia, Chambers USA (2018, 2019, 2021)
Recommended, Corporate and M&A, Latin America: International Firms, The Legal 500 Latin America (2016–2021)
Recommended, Projects and Energy, Latin America: International Firms, The Legal 500 Latin America (2017, 2019)
Recommended, Banking & Finance, Latin America: International Firms, The Legal 500 Latin America (2013, 2016–2018)
Recommended, Media, technology and telecoms: Telecoms and broadcast: regulatory, The Legal 500 US (2017–2021)
Recommended, Media, technology and telecoms: Telecoms and broadcast: transactional, The Legal 500 US (2017–2021)
District of Columbia
Escuela Libre de Derecho, 1996, Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude