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Virginia Cornett


She has more than 15 years of experience advising clients on matters related to the following practices: Environment & Water, Energy & Natural Resources, Corporate and Commercial Contracts. She counts with professional experience in both the United States and Mexico and has a solid understanding of both civil and common law. She is an expert in natural resources management, sustainability, renewable energy, environmental legislation and policy in Mexico, the preparation of reports in Mexico´s legal and policy framework regarding invasive species, coastal management, water management and environmental flows.

Main Practices

Virginia Cornett is engaged in the following practice areas:


English and Spanish.

Education, Professional Affiliations and Academic Activities


She obtained her Law Degree (J.D. equivalent), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1994.

She obtained her Diploma in Environmental Law and Natural Resources, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Mexico City, 2003.

She received her Diploma in Conservation Strategies and Techniques, Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey and The Nature Conservancy, Mexico City, 2007.

American Bar Association (ABA).




Pro Bono and Diversity

Actively involved in the firm´s Pro Bono activities.