Mr Javier Carvajal > Pérez-Llorca > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

28046 MADRID

Work Department

Corporate/M&A, Capital Markets, Investment Funds


Javier Carvajal specialises in takeover bids, M&A transactions, private equity, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and IPOs. He advises national and international groups on transactions in the energy, infrastructures, financial and industrial sectors.


Javier joined Pérez-Llorca as partner in 2017. He has 20 years of experience in corporate law.


Spanish and English


The Madrid Bar Association (ICAM)


Law degree with a specialisation in Business law (Universidad Complutense Madrid, 1993). Business diploma (CEU San Pablo, 1994). LLM (NYU Law School, Fulbright Scholar, 1998)

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Javier CarvajalPérez-Llorca

Pérez-Llorca fields a sizeable team of corporate lawyers and maintains an impressive market share in M&A in the Spanish market. Cross-border work is also a regular feature in the team’s workload, with recent deals involving the UK, Italy, Portugal and Mexico. The department has seen significant growth in recent years, and was further bolstered by the arrival of Dídac Severino in 2019 and Marcel Enrich in 2020 from other firms. Practice head Javier Carvajal advises on national and international transactions, with an emphasis on Canada and India. Other key figures in the department include name partner Pedro Pérez-LlorcaPablo González Mosqueira and Alfredo Lafita. In February 2021, corporate partner Javier Gómez moved to the New York office, replacing Iván Delgado, who returned to the Madrid practice.

Spain > Projects and energy

Pérez-Llorca excels in project finance and is a popular choice for financial institutions as well as energy companies. M&A involving significant renewable energy projects is also a mainstay. The team has seen notable growth in recent years; 2019 saw the arrival of corporate partner Dídac Severino and former state attorney and energy expert Ana Cremades, who was promoted to partner in January 2021. Ander Valverde is a name to note for finance, while Elena Veleiro specialises in regulatory matters. Javier Carvajal focuses on corporate and M&A and private equity.