Eugenio J. Cárdenas is an associate in the Capital Markets Practice Group at the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.


Thought Leadership


Global Securities Litigation and Enforcement, Cambridge University Press (forthcoming 2017) (Author of the book chapter on Mexico).

Globalization of Securities Enforcement: A Shift Toward Enhanced Regulatory Intensity in Brazil’s Capital Market?, 37 Brooklyn Journal of International Law 807 (2012).

Self-Regulation by the Mexican Stock Exchange: A Promising Path Toward Developing Mexico’s Securities Market?, 47 Stanford Journal of International Law 199 (2011).

Mexican Corporations Entering and Leaving U.S. Markets: An Impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002?, 23 Connecticut Journal of International Law 281, 296–97 (2008).


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas
  • Mexico


  • Spanish


  • Stanford Law SchoolJ.S.D.2014
  • Stanford Law SchoolJ.S.M.2010
  • Harvard Law SchoolLL.M.2007