Gonzalo Menéndez

Managing Partner


Gonzalo Menéndez Park has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs and as a member of the Board of Directors of Guatemala’s Electricity Company and of the National Institute of Electrification. He has extensive experience in advising regional companies, especially those in the financial and pharmaceutical field.

Within his professional practice he has served as a member of several boards, and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Grupo Camino Real, the largest hotel chain in Guatemala.

Likewise, he is one of the most recognized intellectual property lawyers in the country, in which he has brought several litigation cases for the protection of well-known international brands. In the course of his professional career, he has served as university professor at the Rafael Landívar University and as a counselor at the Ministry of Public Health.

Education: Graduated in Legal Sciences, Attorney and Notary at the University Rafael Landívar in Guatemala, In addition, he has participated in several congresses, courses and seminars, given by different national and international institutions, obtaining diplomas in international relations, intellectual property, intellectual property litigation, financial law, registration and protection of patents and pharmaceutical products.

Professional Associations: Bar Association of Guatemala, Commercial Law Institute (Guatemala), International Trademark Association (INTA), Guatemalan Institute of Notarial Law.

Relevant Cases

Gonzalo Menéndez Park is the partner in charge of Lexincorp Guatemala, has more than 45 years of professional practice and has been involved in various acquisitions of Guatemalan companies. Additionally, he has directed and organized several real estate developments and Horizontal Properties. He is involved in the areas of intellectual property, tourism and mergers and acquisitions.