Benjamín Prieto > Andersen Tax & Legal > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Andersen Tax & Legal
VELÁZQUEZ, 108-110
28006
Spain

Work Department

Restructuring and Insolvency. Corporate Complianc. Criminal Law. Litigation

Position

Managing Partner of the Valencia office and head of the Litigation, Bankruptcy and Arbitration department in the Madrid, Valencia and Sevilla offices.

Career

Benjamín previously worked in Olleros Abogados and Deiuris, where he spent most of his career as a Partner.

With a Degree in Law and Criminology, Benjamín specializes in criminal matters and has experience in socioeconomic crime and criminal liability of legal persons (Criminal Compliance). Concerning civil matters, he specializes in Intellectual and Industrial Property as arbitrator in the Arbitration Court of the BAR Association of Valencia.

Benjamín has extensive experience in Corporate Law, having participated in complex banking products acting as a civil and corporate mediator. Benjamín is also a specialist in civil and criminal procedural law, and has been involved in all types of civil and criminal lawsuits, and urging many bankruptcy proceedings. He also has extensive experience in the public sector, in which he has represented numerous municipal corporations and local authorities in different criminal proceedings.

Languages

Spanish, English

Memberships

  • Valencia BAR Association, ICAV.

  • Council of BARs and Law Societies of Europe, CCBE.

  • Arbitrator at the Arbitration Court for the Valencia BAR Association, TAV.

  • Mediation Center of the Valencia BAR Association.

Education

  • Degree in Law, Universidad de Valencia.

  • Higher Diploma in Criminology, Universidad de Valencia.

  • PhD courses in the Department of Criminal Law, Universidad de Valencia.

  • PhD courses in the Department of Criminal Law, U.N.E.D.

  • Master in Management of International Trade, Universidad de Valencia.

  • Master Expert in Mediation, Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Restructuring and insolvency

The ‘exceptional professionals‘ at Andersen have expertise in a range of insolvencies and corporate restructuring procedures, particularly matters related to debt recovery, the acquisition of companies and assets, and the liability of directors and managers. Javier Mata is active in restructurings and insolvencies in sectors including real estate, auxiliary construction and technology. He co-leads the team with civil and criminal procedural law specialist Benjamin Prieto; and Álvaro Gámez, who focuses on insolvency law, restructuring, litigation, banking and criminal law.

Spain > Dispute resolution

Andersen has ‘an excellent team’ known for being ‘extremely responsive and efficient in complex cases with very high stakes‘. The firm covers a broad range of disputes, including matters related to commercial law, real estate, finance, commercial contracts and extra-contractual civil liability, as well as providing an experienced international arbitration practice. The practice also has a criminal law offering that advises companies and individuals. The team is co-led by Íñigo Rodríguez-Sastre, who specialises in civil and corporate law as well as domestic and international litigation and arbitration; Benjamin Prieto, who is an expert in civil and criminal procedural law; Barcelona office litigation head José María Rebollo; and director Carlos Soto, who is responsible for the litigation department in Seville.