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Alex Dolmans

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Alex has over 20 years' experience advising clients on international projects in Spain. Representing the new breed of agile, multifaceted European professionals, Alex moved from his native Brussels to Barcelona in 1997 to start his career as an international lawyer in Spain. He relocated to Madrid in 2004 to join Hogan Lovells. Working in Brussels, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Madrid has enabled Alex to speak and work fluently in English, Spanish, French and Dutch.

Alex focuses his practice on international M&A, transactions and complex commercial projects. He has also represented clients in a variety of industry sectors over the years and  is particularly well placed to assist companies in the industrial, technology, e-commerce, retail, and life sciences field.


English, Dutch, French, Spanish


Member of Advisory Board of Youth Business International (Spain)

Member, Management Board, Belgian Business Club of Madrid

Advisor in Foreign Trade (Spain) at the Belgian Embassy in Madrid

Dutch Business Club of Madrid


Law Degree, Universidad de Barcelona, 2000

Postgraduate Law Degree, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1997

Law Degree, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The 'professional, experienced' team at Hogan Lovells International LLP provides 'real answers and solutions, not only a mere redefinition of the client's problems'. It advised HNA Group on the $25m sale of a minority shareholding in NH Hotel Group to Equities First Holdings, and assisted Héroux-Devtek with the €140m acquisition of CESA from Airbus. José Maria Balañá leads the team, which also includes Alex Dolmans, Lucas Osorio and Graciela Llaneza, who is 'deal oriented' and has 'outstanding negotiation qualities'.

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Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

The multi-disciplinary practice at Hogan Lovells International LLP is led by regulatory expert Santiago Garrido; Ana Castedo, who specialises in intellectual property disputes; Carolina Revenga, whose expertise lies in litigation and product liability; and Alex Dolmans, who focuses on corporate and M&A work in the sector. The team has a particular speciality in product liability, patent and trade mark infringement in the life sciences field. The department successfully represented DePuy International in an appeal against a court decision that found the client liable for compensation for alleged damage resulting from the use of its ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement system. In another highlight, the firm advised LabCorp on the local aspects of its $1.2bn acquisition of Chiltern International Group, a leading provider of clinical trial solutions.

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