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Christian Limon, is with the Marcus Family Law Center, PLC, in El Centro (founded in 1974). She brings a comprehensive set of skills and expertise to assist her clients. She is licensed as an attorney both in Mexico and California, with her international practice in Imperial County and Mexicali. Her emphasis is family law, including cross-border custody and family support issues. Christian is also experienced in cross-border contracts and bi-national litigation (civil, commercial, family, and labor), advising several US companies in Mexico, including real estate development and maquiladora operations. Christian is a Spanish/English interpreter with a focus on legal documents and legal proceedings, as well as a California Notary. She is a member of the California BAR, Imperial County Bar Association, ANADE (Mexican Association of Corporate Attorneys) and AEM (Mexican Entrepreneurs Association).

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Shortcut to Spanish

These terms are given for free! For a full course and options , just click on Synergy Spanish A 1.a fin de cuentas: after all/ when all is said and done 2.a lo mejor: maybe/perhaps 3.a partir de: as from/as of 4.a pesar de: in spite of/despite 5.a propósito: by the way/on purpose 6.acabar […]

Ex-defense minister’s investigation will live up to Mexico’s prestige

The Mexican investigation into former defense minister Salvador Cienfuegos – who returned home on Wednesday after the United States dropped drug trafficking and money laundering charges against him – will live up to the country’s “prestige,” Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said Thursday, asserting that it would be “almost suicide” to bring the ex-army chief to Mexico and then do nothing. […]

Peña Nieto Bribery Scheme in Odebrecht Case

Alarm!

Former president Enrique Peña Nieto led and personally benefited from a criminal scheme within his government that paid bribes to lawmakers and committed treason, according to the Attorney General’s Office. […]

US Dollar Peso Exchange Rate

20 Pesos now only worth about one US dollar

The US dollar-Mexican peso exchange rate was very stable in 2019!, despite a lack of economic growth and a lot of noise in the news about the financial difficulties of the state-owned oil company Pemex, which could also cause problems for the government’s international […]

New trade deal USMCA to fuel invasion of Asian manufacturers

The new North America free trade agreement, USMCA, will bring many foreign multinational manufacturing companies to Mexico. […]

Ex-Mexican Security Secretary García Arrested in USA

Former Mexican federal security secretary Genaro García Luna has pleaded not guilty to U.S. charges that he colluded with the Sinaloa Cartel in a drug trafficking conspiracy. He could get life imprisonment under solitary confinement. […]

Mexico Travel Advisory: Level 2: Exercise increased caution, December 17, 2019

Exercise increased caution in Mexico due to crime and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.

Violent crime – such as homicide, kidnapping, carjacking, and robbery – is widespread.

The U.S. government has limited ability to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens in many areas of Mexico, as travel by […]

600% Tourism Growth Overwhelms Baja Beach

A Baja California Sur beach has been overwhelmed by growth of more than 600% in visitor numbers over the past six years, prompting authorities to prepare a new management plan that includes charging people to access the protected coastal area.

Located only 20 kilometers from the state capital La Paz, Balandra has been described as […]

Juicio de El Chapo: el ex presidente mexicano Peña Nieto aceptó un soborno de $ 100 millones, dice un testigo

El ex presidente de México, Enrique Peña Nieto, recibió un soborno de $ 100 millones de Joaquín Guzmán Loera, el infame señor del crimen conocido como El Chapo, según un testigo en el juicio del Sr. Guzmán.

Alex Cifuentes Villa, un narcotraficante colombiano que trabajó estrechamente con el Sr. Guzmán entre el 2007 y […]

Telephone dialing will become simpler in August

Making phone calls in Mexico will become less complicated next summer with the implementation of a simplified dialing system.

First announced by the Federal Telecommunications Institute7, the new system will standardize phone numbers, making them all 10 digits long.

Starting August 3, dialing a phone number will only require the input of 10 digits, […]