Mr Santiago Garrido > Hogan Lovells International LLP > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells International LLP
28046 MADRID

Work Department

Regulatory, Environment




Helping companies develop trustworthy relations with administrations, Santiago Garrido finds solutions when facing critical matters as well as giving on going advice on environmentally friendly practices.

As a problem-solving advocate, Santiago sees the connections between regulatory policies and business realities. He has helped clients resolve challenging requirements with minimal corporate impact and finds business opportunities when new regulatory obligations are imposed. Santiago’s practice is focused on regulatory compliance in the field of energy, environment, natural resources, climate change, and other regulated sectors as life sciences or health care.


English, Spanish


Law Degree, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Master in Environmental Management and Policies, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Master in International Business Law, Instituto de Empresa (IE)

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Public law

Recommended for its ‘solid knowledge in public law and extensive accumulated experience’, Hogan Lovells International LLPworks seriously, efficiently and with a great disposition towards the client’. Known for cross-border and regulatory expertise, the firm represents public entities in a range of matters, as well as assisting leading companies in the waste management, infrastructure, construction, mining, pharmaceutical, transportation, electronics and financial services sectors. Santiago Garrido is an expert in environmental law, climate change, public procurement and the energy and natural resources sectors. He co-leads the team with infrastructure and PPP specialist Lucas Osorio. Also notable is counsel and ‘agile lawyerDavid Antón.

Spain > Projects and energy

Hogan Lovells International LLP has a good reputation for regulatory work, and applies this strength to the energy, infrastructure and mining sectors, where its team regularly advises on the regulatory and environmental aspects of major Spanish projects. Santiago Garrido heads the experienced team, which includes counsel David Antón.

Spain > Industry focus: Retail

Hogan Lovells International LLP‘s consumer and retail practice group has a well-established stable of well-known clients, and has also recently won a number of new clients in the technology and sports apparel sectors. In the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, the team has been busy advising on real estate and employment matters, though it also has a broad practice beyond these areas, and often advises on IP, M&A and consumer law. M&A partner Alex Dolmans leads the practice, which also includes Santiago Garrido, who specialises in regulatory and environmental law, and counsel Jon Aurrecoechea, who specialises in dispute resolution.

Spain > Environment

(Hall of Fame)

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Leading companies in the energy, chemical, mining, pharmaceutical, electronics and insurance sectors are among those that look to Hogan Lovells International LLP‘s full-service environment practice for advice on regulation, licensing, permits, litigation and waste management. Santiago Garrido heads the team and is one of the country’s foremost names in environment and climate change regulations, and has notable experience in defending clients in judicial and administrative procedures. David Antón, a counsel with energy law expertise, represents companies before public authorities in the administrative and contentious-administrative stages. Associate Helena Villena is also heavily involved across the practice’s range of matters, regularly assisting multinational and domestic companies on the regulatory framework applicable to different aspects of environmental regulations.