Sergio Legorreta

Mexico +52 55 10109843

New York +1 917 3690761

Sergio is a technologist. He was a pioneer in the creation of Internet- related and videogame businesses as an entrepreneur in the early 1990’s, including one of the first Internet Service Providers in Mexico, a leading electronic bulletin board service and a novel fax-over-IP gateway operator. He also has acted as mentor and investor of several successful technology start-ups in Latin America, including several of the most successful ecommerce and marketplace companies in the region.

As part of his legal development and having a computer programming background, Sergio became one of the first technology and internet lawyers in Latin America, which became his passion and practice for all of his legal career.

He has been an associate of large local law firms, partner of global firms and in-house counsel for companies in the consumer product and technology sectors. With a computer programming background and profound devotion to all-things electronic, he has become a leading voice on technology law in the region and beyond.

In his free time, Sergio enjoys racing cars, mentoring entrepreneurs, admiring contemporary art, amateur DJ’ing and reading and writing poetry. He is a published poet and is currently developing another poetry book.

Professional History

Lawtæm 2023 – Present

Latin America


Partner and co-founder of the first integrated technology-focused law firm in Latin America.

International Law Firm 2018 – 2023
Mexico City, Mexico


  • Head of the Mexico IP, Technology and Venture practices. Creator of the Latin America Venture Tech Centre.
  • Co-chair of the Latin America and Caribbean IP, Technology and Venture practices
  • Member of the global inclusion and diversity commiFee.
  • Advised leading global companies with their operations and expansions in Mexico and Latin America.
  • Regulated industries, legislation analysis and proposals for discussions with government affairs teams, legislators, industry associations and stakeholders
  • Fintech, proptech, regtech, crypto and metaverse technologies
  • Payment plaKorms and e-commerce & digital retail M2M, IoT and Connected Vehicle technologies
  • Social networks, online services and peer to peer services (gig economy)
  • Privacy, data protection, data breaches and litigation Consumer affairs, consumer protection and claims
  • Intellectual property protection, enforcement and litigation Complex contract structuring, negotiation and disputes
  • Co-founder of the LatAm fintech practice. Coordinator and team member of a local, regional and global technology law team.

Baker McKenzie 2005 – 2018


  • Head of the Mexico IP, TMT and Life Sciences practices.
  • Head of the LatAm IP Practuce (7 countries) and member of the
  • Global Intellectual Property Steering CommiFee 2013-2015
  • Advised leading global technology companies with their operations and expansions in Mexico and Latin America.
  • Privacy & data protection
  • Brand enforcement and anti-counterfeiting
  • Technology products and services
  • Satellite regulatory and operations Mobile networks and virtual operators
  • M2M, IoT and connected vehicle technologies
  • Media, marketing, gaming and entertainment
  • Mobility, micromobility and transportation
  • Social networks, dating networks and online services
  • Online travel retail, auctions and marketplaces
  • Co-founder of the LatAm fintech practice.
  • Co-founder of the LatAm luxury & fashion taskforce.