Augusta Abogados > Barcelona, Spain > Firm Profile

Augusta Abogados
Vía Augusta 252, 4ª - 08017 Barcelona

Spain > Transport: Other transport Tier 1

Augusta Abogados is renowned for its expertise in aviation matters, with clients noting the ‘solid‘ team is able to ‘support all types of transactions‘. The practice, which has been increasingly engaged by drone market players, is jointly led by Sergi Gimenez Binder, a key contact for airlines, aircraft owners, financial companies, tour operators, and cruise operators, and Jaime Fernández Cortés, a specialist in air passenger claims. The team also includes David Castaño, who is experienced in international contracts and aircraft finance.

Practice head(s):

Sergi Giménez Binder; Jaime Fernández Cortés

Other key lawyers:


‘Response times and concise, industry-specific advice.’

‘Very good connections in the aviation industry and wide knowledge.’

‘Great team, very competent and responsive.’

‘Jaime Fernández is an excellent professional.’

‘It is a  firm with a solid team to support all types of transactions in the world of air transport, aircraft and the contracts that arise from there.’

‘They have a very practical approach and communication with them is very fluid.’

‘The firm provides legal services with the highest level of professionalism and integrity.’

‘When working together, I was able to appreciate great work organisation and the ability to manage a large number of resources, each with their own expertise.’

Key clients


Norwegian Air Shuttle


Nova Capital Leasing Limited



Lauda Motion



Brussels Airlines

Condor Flugdienst


Aergo Capital

PK Airfinance

Air Charter Service

Air Arabia

Work highlights

  • Advised Nova Capital Aircraft Leasing Limited on the Spanish law aspects of a sale & lease back of seven firefighting aircraft to be operated in Spain.

Spain > Employment Tier 4

Augusta Abogados is a popular choice for several international clients operating across a wide range of sectors, most notably retail, IT, real estate and aviation. The team adeptly handles all manner of employment issues, showcasing notable strength in restructurings, renumeration issues, equity plans and harassment policies. Practice head Juan José Hita Fernández is singled out for his expertise in pension plans and corporate transactions, while Mattia Cardinali is a key name to note in the transport sector. Omar Molina Garcia joined the firm in December 2022 and has a wealth of experience in collective agreements and litigation.

Practice head(s):

Juan José Hita Fernández

Other key lawyers:


‘Great knowledge of the sector and the key agents within it. In addition, a total availability to deal with any matter, always providing different alternatives and different points of view.’

‘In-depth knowledge, commercial acumen, speed of execution.’

‘Very accessible, always willing to find a creative solution to meet the business needs.’

‘Diverse team by type of professional members with a high level of technical knowledge.’

‘Extremely client oriented and clear in communication while at the same time offering excellent legal advice of very high quality.’

‘The team is fully well versed on new economic trends, consequences of remote working, consumer habits, corporate practice, and business models which means that they are in a position to provide the appropriate legal solutions in the new economy.’

‘Juan José – a skilled and intelligent thought leader in employment and partnership law. I highly recommend him.’

Key clients



Benckiser España, S.A. and RB Healthcare, S.L. (RB)

Air Europa

GroundforceBooking, Ltd and Get a Room

QveTech Technologies




Bandai Namco

Majorica / Majolaperla

Serhs Food Area, S.A.


Azul handling




Siam Engineering

Hyva International

Augusta Abogados is a professional law firm specialised in commercial law, tax, restructuring of companies, labour law, air and space law, intellectual property and procedural law, amongst others, with the aim to create an innovative project, able to attract high-standard professionals. It currently brings together a set of partners, namely: Jaime Fernández, Juan José Hita, Miquel Àngel Alonso, Alicia Herrador, Sergi Giménez, Juan José Terraza, Rodolfo Fernández-Cuellas and Borja de Abadal, all of whom are renowned for their remarkable reputation and broad experience. The partners at Augusta Abogados are joined by a high performance, close-knit team of professionals who cover the main areas of corporate law.

Augusta Abogados proactively tackles the constant changes the practice faces with new technologies, new trends in economic activity, consumer habits, corporate practice, business models and, above all, the regulatory framework. Our work is agile and effective, directed at providing the appropriate legal solutions in a globalised, digital, hyper-dynamic and greatly changing world.

Augusta Abogados is geared towards providing added value services within the practical quality and technical rigours of our services. We engage with our clients for the planning and development of their corporate activity, thus contributing to their goals with effectiveness and legal certainty. Our services are provided by multidisciplinary teams made up of professionals whose broad experience is complemented with ongoing, top level training.

We advise a wide range of clients: large corporate groups, listed companies, multinational companies, private equity companies, small and medium-sized enterprises, high net worth individuals, family offices, start-ups, management and NGOs.

We have strong commitment to service and by the practical orientation of the advice we provide with the aim to build a long-term relationship based on trust.

We seek clients who honour us with their trust and enable us to feel proud of their achievements and who offer stimulating challenges, who encourage us to innovate, to seek creative solutions, and who demand practical results.

Our clients offer the opportunity to exercise our abilities, to widen our knowledge, to learn from them about their businesses and their management capacity, while building our experience.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate & Commercial, Aviation Sergi Giménez +34.933.621.620
Aviation Jaime Fernández +34.933.621.620
Litigation & Arbitration Alicia Herrador +34.933.621.620
Tax Juan José Terraza +34.933.621.620
Labour Juan José Hita +34.933.621.620
Public Law Miquel Àngel Alonso +34.933.621.620
Corporate & Commercial, Litigation & Arbitration Rodolfo Fernández-Cuellas +34.933.621.620
Tax Borja de Abadal +34.933.621.620
Photo Name Position Profile
Miquel Àngel Alonso photo Mr Miquel Àngel Alonso Partner of Augusta Abogados. Our partner in the Public Law Department, has…
Borja De Abadal photo Mr Borja De Abadal Partner of Augusta Abogados. Tax advisor specialized in cross-border investments, tax planning…
Jaime Fernández Cortés photo Mr Jaime Fernández Cortés Partner of Augusta Abogados He assumes the direction of disputes in any…
Rodolfo Fernández-Cuellas photo Dr Rodolfo Fernández-Cuellas Partner of Augusta Abogados. Lawyer specialized in corporate law, technology and arbitration.…
Sergi Giménez Binder photo Mr Sergi Giménez Binder Partner of Augusta Abogados Sergi Giménez boasts a long career in the…
Alicia Herrador Muñoz photo Ms Alicia Herrador Muñoz Partner of Augusta Abogados Alicia’s professional activity is centred on civil and…
Juan José Hita Fernández photo Mr Juan José Hita Fernández Partner of Augusta Abogados Advises in all employment law topics, industrial relations…
Juan José Terraza Torra photo Mr Juan José Terraza Torra Partner of Augusta Abogados Lawyer specialized in personal and Corporate Taxation and…
Staffing figures : 55
IAWA (International Aviation Womens Association)
IBA (International Bar Association)
International Trade Mark Association (INTA)
L2B Aviation
International Practice Group