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Diana Cuevas

Diana Cuevas
If you have questions about legal matters in Mexico, Diana Cuevas has answers. Diana’s blog focuses on a wide range of legal issues from immigration to civil law. Diana lives in Querétaro, has three master’s degrees in international law and has been a practicing attorney for over a decade. She also is licensed to practice law in the U.S. and Mexico. Email: dianac.lawyer@gmail.com.
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COVID-19 Has Affected Immigration Policies in Mexico  

COVID-19 has affected immigration policies in Mexico and other countries around the world. Immigration-related measures have been put in place to help slow the...
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Doing Business in Mexico

I’ve written extensively about the laws in Mexico in my blog over the last several years, but many of you have asked me to...
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Inhuman Cruelty Against Children Continues at the U.S. and Mexico Border

Vulnerable and terrified, unaccompanied young boys and girls are being emotionally and physically abused, abducted, exploited and separated from their families as the inhuman...
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How to Avoid Real Estate Scams in Mexico

Today, I would like to discuss how to avoid real estate scams in Mexico, a concerning issue for all expats. We all know the...
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What You Should Do If You Are a Victim of a Crime in Mexico

Hopefully, it never happens. But what if it does? Here is what you should do if you are a victim of a crime in...
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What You Need to Know About Employing Domestic Workers in Mexico

Employing domestic workers in Mexico is a very common practice among expats and middle- and upper-class Mexicans to help with household tasks such as...
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What Expat Tenants Need to Know About Renting in Mexico

Since so many of you rent homes, I thought I would explain what expat tenants need to know about renting in Mexico.First, over half...
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Applying for a Work Permit in Mexico

There is no denying that Mexico is full of opportunities.  People from countries all over the world have become interested in Mexico, and for...
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How to Apply for a Mexican Temporary Resident Visa

As a follow-up to my recent blog on how to apply for a Permanent Resident Visa in Mexico, I will explain how to apply...
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How to Apply for a Mexican Permanent Resident Visa

One of the top questions I frequently get is how to apply for a Mexican Permanent Resident Visa. Applying for permanent residency is not...