About Us

Guardian Real Estate Closing Services: Your Trusted Legal Partner in Playa del Carmen, Tulum & Throughout Mexico

Welcome to Guardian, where our deep-rooted understanding of Mexican real estate law and a steadfast commitment to our client’s success have established us as a leading legal services provider in Playa del Carmen & Tulum. With over 18 years of experience, we’ve dedicated ourselves to assisting individuals, families, and businesses in navigating the complexities of real estate transactions, immigration, trademarking, and more, ensuring peace of mind and successful outcomes.

Our Journey

Founded in the vibrant community of Playa del Carmen, Guardian has grown from a boutique law firm into a trusted name in real estate legal services. We have extended our expertise throughout the Riviera Maya from Tulum to Cancun, as well as Bacalar and Los Cabos. Our journey is a testament to our dedication to excellence, continuous learning, and adapting to our clients’ evolving needs.

Our Mission

Our mission is straightforward: to provide comprehensive, reliable, and personalized legal services that address the unique challenges and opportunities of the Mexican real estate market. We strive to demystify legal processes for our clients, offering clarity and confidence as they make significant life and business decisions.

Our Values

  • Integrity & Trust: Our practice is based on a commitment to honesty, transparency, and ethical conduct.
  • Client-Centered Service: We prioritize our clients’ needs and goals, tailoring our services to achieve the best possible outcomes.
  • Expertise & Excellence: Continuous professional development ensures our team remains at the forefront of real estate law and related legal fields.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing Guardian means partnering with a firm that understands the intricacies of Mexican real estate law and values your peace of mind and success. Whether you’re buying a home, navigating immigration, or protecting your intellectual property, our team is ready to guide you every step of the way.

Our Team

Robertha Jurado – Managing Partner

With more than eighteen years of experience in foreign investment law and registration procedures, Robertha is a fluently bilingual corporate lawyer who works with developers and real estate agents to coordinate closings for Mexican corporations and Mexican trusts (fideicomisos) and facilitate the use of escrow accounts and notary property services.

Originally from Mexico City, Robertha obtained her law degree at Universidad Humanitas, Campus Cancun. While obtaining her degree, she began her legal work with a practice specializing in real estate, property regulation, and taxation.

As managing partner with Guardian Real Estate Closing Services, Robertha takes pride in facilitating a smooth closing process for buyers and sellers and offers advice on legal and financial matters, tax services, property management, insurance, and maintenance for acquisition purposes.

Katia Lizeth Canul Cruz – Attorney, Real Estate Closing Services

Katia is an experienced real estate attorney advising clients throughout the process of acquiring real estate all over Mexico, particularly in the Riviera Maya area. She has handled a large volume of real estate closings. She has a vast knowledge of corporate law, including the incorporation of Mexican companies, contract preparation, Mexican trusts (fideicomisos), and due diligence investigation. Katia has also participated in real estate broker training sessions on compliance with Mexican law on real estate transactions.

A native of Quintana Roo, Katia obtained her law degree from Quintana Roo State University (Universidad Estatal de Quintana Roo) and has since focused her career on leveraging her local relationships to assist Mexican and foreign clients in Spanish and English.

Natalia Catalina Gutierrez Valles – Attorney, Real Estate Closing Services

Having experience in the Real Estate Market and its law and legal processes before governmental institutions, Natalia will gladly and professionally guide you through the legal process of purchasing or selling your home in Mexico. Over the years, she has had a remarkable history of guiding international clients through all their legal necessities in the Riviera Maya and across Mexico.

Natalia obtained her Law degree at Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla with an honorary mention for academic excellence and her Master’s Degree at the Institute of Judicial Studies of the Judicial Power of the State of Puebla with academic excellence. As a member of the community of Playa del Carmen since her childhood and professionally developing herself not only in México but also abroad, she will guide you step by step, answering all of your inquires and doubts, handling each and every case in particular.

Let’s Connect

We invite you to learn more about how we can support your legal needs in Mexico. Contact us today for a consultation, and let’s start building a successful partnership.