Piero Gavinelli FOTOGRAFIA - 29_09_2023 - 10.02.21 - 0105._

Practice areas

Aircraft Contract Law
Aviation Law
Corporate Law



Miguel Ruelas


Miguel is an associate in the transactional group of the firm and currently seconded to the Aviation Working Group. He participates in the legal structuring and counseling of transactional, financing and leasing of aircraft and mobile assets in Mexico and Latin America. Miguel has assisted international entities in the understanding and application of the Cape Town Convention. Miguel participates in the development of various academic projects for the Cape Town Convention and other publications on this matter.


  • Attorney at law by Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de Mexico in Mexico City
  • Master in American Law and Global Business Law by the University of Washington
  • Graduate studies at Oxford University Business and International Law


  • Member of the Mexican Contact Group for the Aviation Working Group


Miguel has written multiple articles related to aircraft finance and leasing in COELUM and TERRUM. He is a published author by the Aviation Finance and Law Reviews, Mexico Chapter.


  • Speaker and moderator at Air Finance and ALTA conferences
  • Currently on secondment to the Aviation Working Group
  • Speaker and participant of the Cape Town Convention Academic Project by UNIDROIT and University of Cambridge