Samuel Neri

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Jesus Neri completing his 7th career crossing of the Catalina Channel to tie Hank Wise as the King of the Catalina Channel in November 2019
Photo by Steve Hadfield of Jesus Neri in the English Channel

Jesus Neri or Jesus Samuel Neri Gutierrez or Jesus Samuel Neri Gutiérrez (born 16 December 1964) is a Mexican attorney from Mexico City and an open water swimmer who achieved the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming on 4 September 2014. He owns two law offices and has completed two Oceans Seven channel crossings. He is the King of the Catalina Channel with his six career crossings.

Professional Career

He is an attorney, graduated from the National Autonomous University of Mexico, founder and CEO of Neri Abogados Asociados, which has implemented international offices in Spain and France. He has been professor at the National Autonomous University of Mexico for more than 22 years and Chief Secretary of the Franco-Mexican Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2010-2011).

Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming

He successfully completed the Catalina Channel from Catalina Island to the California mainland in September 2011 in 14 hours 44 minutes, and again on 14 July 2014 in 12 hours 29 minutes. He also completed the 2011 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in 9 hours 6 minutes, and completed the English Channel on 4 September 2014 in 16 hours 42 minutes to complete the Triple Crown.

Open Water Swimming Career Highlights

Professional Career

  • Graduate from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, with a degree in Law, with Honorable Mention.
  • Founder and CEO of Neri Law Firm and Associates, S.C. in Mexico City.
  • Founder and CEO of ISC, Administradora de Cartera, S.C.
  • Forerunner and founder of instrumentation and implantation of the Neri Associated Lawyers, S.C. office in Paris, France.
  • Forerunner and founder of the instrumentation and implantation of the Neri Associated Lawyers, S.C. office in Bilbao, Spain.
  • Professor of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México for more tan 22 years.
  • Secretary Counselor of the French-Mexican Chamber of Commerce and Industry from 2010-2011.

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