Roberto Hernández


Febo 29.
Col. Crédito Constructor
México, D.F. 03940

Tel: (52) 55 5661-3733
Fax: (52) 55 5662-1864


Mexican lawyer specialized in national and international public procurement, private and public construction, as well as Administrative Law. Managing Partner of Corporación Mexicana de Asesores en Derecho, S.C. (COMAD, S.C.), where he has worked since 1989.

For more than 15 years, Roberto Hernández has been involved in top-level projects related to public procurement procedures, public and private construction projects, as well as disputes derived from this areas of practice. Roberto has been involved in many complex contracting schemes such as: buy and sale of goods to the government; public works contracts; Financed public and private construction contracts; Independent Power Production contracts; Public-Private-Partnerships; International Construction Contracts; Build-Operation-Transfer Contracts; Build-Lease- Transfer contracts, etc. among many others.

In this order of ideas, Roberto Hernández has participated during the evaluation of public and private contracts models; formation of joint ventures consortiums and special purpose companies; drafting of questions for the clarification meetings; assistance during the bid presentations, and awards; bid protests, award challenges; claims; expert determination; mediation procedures; arbitration; dispute boards; and litigation during public procurement procedures and governmental contracts.

Some of his current and former clients are considered between the 500 national and foreign most important businesses in Mexico in sectors such as: construction, energy, petroleum, gas, electricity (broadcast, transformation and generation), nuclear energy, manufacture of electric equipments, water, health (laboratories and distributors of medicines) among many other sectors.

COMAD is one of the most renowned Mexican law firms specialized in Construction Law, both public and private, either national or international.

The firm has professionally assisted some of the most important, national and international, construction companies in great projects in México, Central and South America, and Europe. Also, COMAD has assisted private owners in the development of their construction projects, renowned national and international architecture firms, and national and international engineering companies.

Regarding construction of public works, the services of the law firm include; assessment of the project, review of the calls for public tender/basis of a public tender and contractual model, assistance during the bidding stage, contract review, legal/contractual administration, preparation of claims, and management of complex disputes (conciliation, expert opinions, arbitration, and litigation).

Regarding private construction works, our services are expanded to; assessment of the contract negotiation, legal/contractual administration, preparation of claims, and management of complex disputes (conciliation, expert opinions, dispute boards, arbitration, and litigation).

Regarding architecture and engineering firms, our services also include the support to these service providers in all legal aspects of their projects.

“Roberto Hernández García specialises in both domestic and international construction law and public procurement. Interviewees praise his clear explanations, strong preparation and the support he provides to clients. He is also highlighted for his in-depth local legal knowledge. “
Chambers & Partners, 2016