Adjunct Professor of Law
J.D., Universidad Iberoamericana
LL.M. Universidad Panamericana-Constitutional Law
LL.M. Whittier Law School-U.S. Legal Studies
Tel. 714.444.4141 ext. 258
Building Two, Room 258
Professor Jonathan Torres Ficachi began his legal career in Mexico where he is a member of the Barra Mexicana Colegio de Abogados, A.C. He is experienced in Mexican Law, with a focus in Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Investment, Contracts, Civil and Commercial Litigation, and Amparo (Mexican Constitutional Procedure).
During his ten years of legal practice, Professor Torres Ficachi has worked for three of the most prominent boutique law firms in Mexico City: Lagos Carrillo Abogados, S.C., Aguilar-Karam Abogados, S.C., and Sánchez Medal Abogados, S.C. Throughout his professional practice in Mexico, he has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in civil and commercial court proceedings, including appearances before Appellate Courts, Circuit Courts, and the Mexican Supreme Court. He represented one of the largest commercial malls in Latin America, Centro Comercial Santa Fe, Mexico City, where he negotiated, drafted, and formalized its commercial contracts. He has also represented the world’s leading yeast producer in all corporate, contractual, and commercial matters.
Professor Torres Ficachi obtained his law degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana, followed by a Specialization in Constitutional Law, with Highest Honors, from the Universidad Panamericana, and a Masters in Law from Whittier Law School. He currently teaches Spanish for Lawyers at Whittier Law School.