Diego Gómez-Cornejo focuses his practice on complex domestic and cross-border business transactions, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures, and other strategic alliances. He also advises both publicly traded and privately held companies on matters relating to corporate finance, venture capital investments, public and private securities offerings, and corporate governance and compliance (including anticorruption compliance). He enjoys taking a thoughtful and proactive approach in supporting clients at all stages of transactions and has experience drafting and negotiating a wide spectrum of commercial contracts, ranging from the routine to the highly complex.

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  • Represented Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) in connection with its €145 million acquisition of the Trust Group of Companies, a central reservations, revenue management and hotel marketing provider with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific
  • Represented NORMA Group SE (ETR: NOEJ) in its $285 million acquisition of a leading US drainage, irrigation and water management company
  • Represented Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE: TRN) in its $600 million acquisition of the assets of Meyer Steel Structures, the utility steel structures division of Thomas & Betts Corporation, a member of the ABB Group

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  • Super Lawyers, Texas Rising Star in Mergers & Acquisitions 2016 – 2018


Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, JD, cum laude, 2010
University of Texas at Arlington, Honors BA, summa cum laude, 2007


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Diego E. Gómez-Cornejo

Insights & Events / Media

Webinar / Speaking Engagements / October 18, 2017

Dallas, Texas / McDermott Event / February 16, 2017