Álvaro Gámez > Andersen Tax & Legal > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Andersen Tax & Legal
VELÁZQUEZ, 108-110

Work Department

Restructuring and Insolvency. Corporate Compliance


Partner and head of the Restructuring and Compliance department in the Barcelona office.


Álvaro has more than 20 years of professional experience, having begun his career at Arthur Andersen y Garrigues and then set up his own firm Global Abogados.

He has wide experience in insolvency law, restructuring, compliance, litigation in matters of civil law, commercial law (corporate resolutions, liability of directors), banking law and criminal law (tax and social security offences, offences against property, corporate offences etc.).

He has acted in more than 100 insolvency and restructuring procedures and in a great many civil and criminal cases in his specialist areas. These cases took place in different locations and at various levels, representing local and multinational companies as well as private individuals.

He has great experience in the implementation of regulatory compliance programs in Spanish and international companies.


Spanish, English


  • Member of the Barcelona Bar Association, ICAB

  • Member of the Economists Association of Catalonia, Economists College of Catalonia


  • Law degree, University of Barcelona
  • Degree in Business Studies, Abat Oliba University, CEU
  • Master´s Degree in Financial Audit, University of Barcelona
  • Master´s Degree in Business Law, University of Navarra

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.