Javier Mata > Andersen > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Calle de Velázquez, 110

Work Department

Restructuring and Insolvency. Litigation


Managing Partner of the Madrid office.


Javier Mata worked at J. Mata Estudio Jurídico, Cuatrecasas, Asesores Legales y de Inversiones, Rodríguez-Miranda & Mata and Olleros Abogados.

Javier Mata specializes in bankruptcy law and restructurings, civil procedural law and arbitration. He has worked on cases regarding financial criminal law and measures for the prevention of occupational hazards.

He has advised and still advises as counsel to the parties involved in various corporate law arbitration proceedings, derived from corporate conflicts. Furthermore, he has also advised clients in technically complex arbitration proceedings derived from construction and real estate law. As arbitrator listed in the Madrid Chamber of Commerce, he has resolved a large number of arbitration proceedings related to various different areas (banking law, industrial disputes…)


Spanish, French, English


  • Madrid BAR Association, ICAM.

  • Court of Arbitration of the Chamber of Commerce of Madrid. 

  • Secretary General of the Madrid Association for Young Entrepreneurs (1996-2002).


  • Degree in Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

  • Doctorate Studies, Universidad Complutense de Madrid/ UNED.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Restructuring and insolvency

Well-regarded firm Andersen covers a range of issues, including corporate restructuring, debt recovery, acquisition of companies and assets, liability of directors and managers, national and international insolvencies and extrajudicial restructurings. The practice is supported by a strong corporate finance department and has been increasingly active in Covid-19 related insolvency and pre-bankruptcy proceedings and advice. Insolvency expert Javier Mata co-leads the team with Barcelona-based Álvaro Gámez Serracarbassa, who specialises in insolvency law, restructuring and litigation.