Firm Profile > CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo > Madrid, Spain

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo
PASEO DE RECOLETOS, 7-9
28004 MADRID
Spain

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo counts blue-chip Spanish and international companies among its clients and recently expanded its portfolio with several new clients in the financial services, travel and transport sectors. The sizeable team operates from the firm's Madrid, Barcelona and Seville offices and handles a range of transactions, from high-end M&A to joint ventures. In recent team developments, Javier Leyva and Rafael Sánchez left the firm. Managing partner César Albiñana heads the department, with support from chairman Rafael Suárez de LezoLuis Miguel de Dios and José María Rojí.

Practice head(s):

César Albiñana

Other key lawyers:

Rafael Suárez de Lezo; Ignacio Cerrato; Pedro Ferreras; Luis Miguel de Dios; José María Rojí; Rafael Sáez; Guillermo Donadeu

Testimonials

‘They compare very favorably. Exquisite knowledge of business practice stands out a lot in CMS M&A attorneys. It is always up to date with the latest news, a magnificent job when writing and always based on its extensive experience.’

‘The M&A team has excellent professionals. Special mention to Ignacio Cerrato who handles highly complex matters and with enormous skill. His immediate attention to the client always stands out and always anticipates its needs, taking care of the client’s problems in a decisive and practical way. In his hands, as a client, I feel very safe since he transmits a lot of confidence and courage in certainly complicated situations. A lawyer to stand out in the market. ‘

‘Business-oriented, transparency, professional, quality engagement.’

‘My interaction has been with Pedro Ferreras mainly and we are very satisfied with the services. He is agile, close, practical, his advice always takes into account the needs of the business and his services are of quality.’

‘Pedro Ferreras Pedro is an agile, practical and close lawyer, with solid experience in social and M&A as well as in advising startups.’

Rafael Sáurez, in insurance law / related to insurance (regulatory), is also agile, close, and sensitive to business needs.

Key clients

Colgate-Palmolive

Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners

Boluda Corporación Marítima and Boluda Towage

Macquarie Capital

Hermes Infrastructure

Acciona

BlackRock

Alpla

Encavis AG

Real Asset Advisers Limited

Banco Sabadell

TravelPerk

ST Pharm

Vueling Airlines

Industry focus: TMT Tier 2

Operating from Madrid and Barcelona, CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo's TMT team is notable for its regulatory advice in telecoms for both providers and investors. Jorge Sánchez leads that area of the practice from Barcelona and also has experience advising on telecoms infrastructure projects. His counterpart in Madrid is Javier Torre de Silva, whose regulatory telecoms clients include BT Spain and Echostar Mobile. On the technology side, María González Gordon is the key contact and led advice to Grupo Banco Sabadell on its €1bn agreement with IBM to transform its technological infrastructure.

Practice head(s):

Javier Torre de Silva; Jorge Sánchez

Other key lawyers:

María González Gordon

Testimonials

‘Huge professionalism and proactivity. We appreciate very much that CMS goes one step ahead on many occasions, anticipating our needs and always adapting to our peculiar ways of working. They make our work easier and we count on them as part of our team.’

‘One of the strengths in my opinion is the fast customer service, and enormous availability to adapt to internal deadlines. CMS manages to convey a feeling of trust.’

‘The CMS Albiñana team has the knowledge and skills necessary to provide efficient, practical and agile legal support, also focusing on relevant aspects for the business.’

‘Our main contact is Javier Torre. His knowledge and ability to manage the different teams of the office, in different matters, are one of the factors that make us consider CMS Albiñana as one of the preferred law firms in Spain.’

‘Their experience and knowledge is demonstrated in their answers and their approach to matters, which often go beyond legal advice and take into account the business vision. My team highlights its ability to integrate into multidisciplinary teams that include technical, commercial and business.’

‘It is a very dedicated team and it is very easy for us to work with. But we highlight: María González Gordon, a partner who really works on issues and is involved in the business. She anticipates problems, and seeks practical solutions to prevent or mitigate them. It has also been key in the negotiation of contracts with our main clients as well as in the legal disputes that we have had.’

‘It provides tailor-made solutions and makes in-depth analysis of the questions at stake.’

‘Javier Torre de Silva is an outstanding lawyer that provides a highly customized service of great quality. If a serious matter requires reliable advice, Javier is the right person to reach out to.’

Key clients

Algerie Telecom

Ferrovial

Banco Sabadell

Grupo Atresmedia

Macquarie

eBay

British Telecom

Facebook

Telefónica

Echostar Mobile, Ltd.

Marguerite Telecom III

Bird

Projects and energy Tier 2

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo is noted for its 'deep knowledge of the energy sector'. The department was further strengthened by the arrival of former state attorney Ignacio Grangel, who stands out for his regulatory and public law expertise. He joins managing partner and M&A expert César Albiñana and Luis Miguel de Dios, who balances a broad corporate, securities and finance practice and also heads the firm's German desk in Spain. The department also expanded with the arrivals of counsels José Luis Pérez-Campoamor from another firm and Reyes Robledo from an in-house position with Red Eléctrica. Irene Miró and Marta González are key associates making a mark in the team.

Practice head(s):

César Albiñana; Ignacio Grangel; Luis Miguel de Dios

Other key lawyers:

Irene Miró; Marta González; José Luis Pérez-Campoamor; Reyes Robledo

Testimonials

‘They have an extremely reliable team, highly specialized in the sector, with always exquisite treatment and availability, always being very reliable. In the energy sector we have a lot of reliability in CMS Albiñana and Suárez de Lezo.’

Ignacio Grangel stands out, whose main qualities would be: reliability, extensive experience in the Sector, total availability.

‘‘Deep knowledge of the energy sector, with extensive experience in both the public and private sectors. Ignacio Grangel Vicente, Reyes Robledo Romero.’

‘The team is very decisive and adapts to the flexibility that the sector requires.’

‘If I had to highlight a quality of its staff, it is the excellent personal treatment both with the client and with the opposite, the predisposition to take care of matters, the transparency with which they deal and the constant feeling that they are collaborating, not posing problems.’

‘Marta González has proven to be an excellent professional with extensive knowledge of project finance operations.’

Irene Miró is recommended.’

‘The lawyer Ignacio Granjel is a great expert in energy regulation, daring in his approaches but rigorous. Fully recommended in conflicts or in-depth legal analysis.’

Key clients

Iberdrola Generación

Acciona

Real Asset Advisers Limited (RAA)

Brookfield Asset Management

Encavis AG

British Petroleum (BP)

Iberdrola

Iberdrola Renovables Energía

Iberdola Clientes / Iberdrola Comercialización

Wirsol Group

General Electric Renovables España

Luxcara

Redexis Gas

Hanwha Energy

Otovo

Wind to Market

Public law Tier 2

The public law department at CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo ‘stands out for its commitment and the rigor with which it strives to understand the business and interests of its clients’. The firm has experience in administrative law, public procurement and regulatory law, particularly in matters relating to administrative contracts and concession agreements. The team also advises on a range of contentious public law matters, including administrative claims against the award of high-value public contracts and judicial reviews of decisions made by public bodies. Practice head Ignacio Grangel joined the firm in 2019 from the Iberian Electricity Market Operator (OMIE - OMEL) and brings expertise in public authorities and regulated sectors, notably energy. His team has been strengthened in recent years by the arrivals of former state attorney Alfonso Codes, who joined in 2020 from the Ministry of Culture and Sport, as well as counsels Reyes Robledo, who joined in 2019 from Red Eléctrica and José Luis Pérez-Campoamor, who joined in 2020 from another law firm. Javier Torre de Silva is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Ignacio Grangel

Other key lawyers:

César Albiñana; Javier Torre de Silva; Alfonso Codes; Reyes Robledo; José Luis Pérez-Campoamor

Testimonials

‘Deep knowledge of Public Law, with extensive experience in both the public and private sectors. Great quality in its writings.’

‘They stand out for their commitment and the rigor with which they strive to understand the business and the interests of their clients. They also offer a relationship between quality and unbeatable price.’

‘Javier Torre de Silva stands out for his versatility to guide in various legal practices and his tenacity to maintain a homogeneous quality regardless of the material.’

‘The team has a very balanced composition. Along with surplus state attorneys, it presents some counsel who have a long history.’

‘In particular I want to refer to José Luis Pérez-Campoamor, counsel of the firm. I can affirm that he is one of the most solid lawyers in the matter that I have met. His 15 years of experience in international law firms have given him a unique experience in terms of knowledge of the leading companies in their sectors and the operations related to them. Especially highlight his knowledge of the regulated sectors and his practice in contentious-administrative matters.’

Key clients

Ferrovial Corporación

Equidosa

Puerto de Gijón

UEFA

Banco Santander

Redexis

Solaria

Caverel Assets

BT

Naturgy (formerly Gas Natural)

White-collar crime Tier 2

Under the leadership of highly experienced criminal law expert Carlos Aguilar, CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo is equipped to represent clients in sensitive fraud, money laundering and tax evasion cases. The team also maintains an active compliance practice, and assists clients with the establishment and implementation of criminal risk prevention and compliance programmes. The team also benefits from the input of several experienced senior associates, including Emilio Moyano and Manuel Sánchez-Puelles.

Practice head(s):

Carlos Aguilar

Other key lawyers:

Emilio Moyano; Manuel Sánchez-Puelles; Jorge Martínez

Testimonials

‘They know the trade very well. They have a favorable comparison.’

‘They are outstanding attorneys, among the best in their professional practice nationwide. Carlos Aguilar.’

Key clients

Sociedad de Gestión de Activos Procedentes de la Reestructuración Bancaria (SAREB)

Red Eléctrica de España

Capital markets: Debt Tier 3

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo has experience in a range of securitisation and structured finance matters. The firm's work includes debt capital markets, derivatives, compliance and regulatory advice. Managing partner César Albiñana is a key name in the area and specialises in M&A, securities, corporate and administrative law.

Dispute resolution Tier 3

The ‘knowledge and dedication’ of CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo makes it ‘stand out from other law firms’. Bringing an ‘exceptional attitude’ to its work, the firm acts in litigation and arbitration proceedings relating to financial disputes, breaches of SPAs, director liability and corporate disputes, as well as disputes arising from distribution and agency agreements. Banking disputes are a particular forte for the ‘helpful, fast and efficient’ practice. Carlos Aguilar leads the team and focuses on criminal, civil, corporate and constitutional law issues. Key names in his team include experienced litigators and arbitrators Luis Javier Vidal and Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado; the ‘dedicated and availableJorge Sanchez, who is ‘one of the best in his field’; and former Minister of Defence María Dolores de Cospedal, who is also a former Spanish Supreme Court state attorney, which is where she joined from in 2020.

Practice head(s):

Carlos Aguilar

Other key lawyers:

Luis Javier Vidal; María Dolores de Cospedal; Jorge Sánchez; Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado; Marta Lalaguna; Javier Torre de Silva; Jorge Sánchez Vicente

Testimonials

‘It is a team always ready to respond to our needs, from the simplest to the most complex or original. Its flexibility in that sense is its strong point.’

‘Their knowledge and dedication at work make them stand out from other law firms. Jorge Sánchez, partner of the Public Area, is one of the best in his field.’

‘Very well organized team, with involvement of partners in issues. High technical qualification and coordination with other areas or with lawyers from other countries if the subject requires it, so the work has a very good technical quality.’

‘Involvement of senior partners and lawyers in the management of affairs and not only in billing or team coordination. High technical knowledge and collaboration between the different areas, so that the Litigation area provides an excellent service not only in the litigious  part but also in terms of the substance of the matter or in the prevention or management of the pre-litigation phases.’

‘Their attitude is exceptional, they are helpful, fast and efficient and available when I need them. They are flexible and adapt to our needs. Communication is easy, fluid and transparent and the treatment is cordial and honest. The level of legal knowledge and experience is very high and they know the company, the sector and the market. I trust their analysis, legal opinions and recommendations.’

‘Jorge Sánchez Vicente: Great knowledge and experience in contentious-administrative law. Empathy with the client and vocation to solve legal doubts and help make decisions. Integrity and honesty. Dedication and availability.’

‘It is a serious and very professional firm, with great lawyers, with proven experience and expertise in advice on preparing the test and in a team with experts.’

‘They are frank and clear, and they try to maintain ethics and know-how at all times, which has repercussions in generating trust with the referees, the client, and even with the other party.’

‘Outstanding Partners: Javier Torre de Silva. Outstanding Associate: Marta Lalaguna.’

Key clients

Iberdrola

Endesa

Kutxabank and Corporación Mondragon

Iberdrola Renovables Andalucía

Deutsche Bank

Novo Banco

Adveo España

Adveo Group International

Ibercaja Group

Banco Santander

Unicaja

Banco Caminos

Bancofar

Vodafone

Plus500

Schwartz Hautmont

Insurance Tier 3

The growing practice at CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo specialises in the areas of insurtech, innovation, litigation and regulation in the insurance and reinsurance sector. The team also benefits from the firm’s global network, particularly in continental Europe, and leverages its multi-disciplinary expertise in corporate matters. Jaime Bofill is head of the insurance, reinsurance and innovation department and focuses on corporate regulatory matters, as well as issues relating to insurance litigation. He arrived in 2020 along with experienced senior associate Jorge Etreros and associates Macarena Sanz and Adriana de Zunzunegui.

Practice head(s):

Jaime Bofill

Other key lawyers:

Rafael Sáez; Jorge Etreros; Macarena Sanz; Adriana de Zunzunegui; Guillermo Donadeu

Key clients

Chubb Insurance Group

Beazley Limited

Liberty Group

Willis Towers Watson

Sompo International

Ambridge Europe

Acquinex Limited

AmTrust

Crawford & Company

Blevins Franks Financial Limited

Scottish Friendly

Elite Insurance Company

Groupe SMA

ANV Global Services

Allianz Partners

Intellectual property: Copyright Tier 3

The 'responsive' and 'pragmatic' team at CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo focuses on pre-litigation and litigation in copyright cases, acting for a diverse domestic and multinational client list across various sectors. The team, led by the highly praised María González Gordon, has notable expertise in digital business matters, and has recently worked on cases relating to software, data and sui generis rights.

Practice head(s):

María González Gordon

Testimonials

‘Their experience and expertise are shown in each of their replies and the way in which they handle our matters, which often goes beyond the mere legal advice as they consider the business implications. My team points out their capacity to fit in multidisciplinary teams which include technicians, sales representatives and people from business development.’

They have solved several contractual conflicts with very positive results.

‘It is a very dedicated team and very easy to work with. They think about us and think like us.’

‘Utterly responsive, top-quality IP department at reasonable prices.’

‘The team is very knowledgeable, responsive and very pragmatic in their approach to queries raised by clients.’

Key clients

AtresMedia

Grupo Banco Sabadell

Solera Holdings

CBRE

Intellectual property: Trade marks Tier 3

Led by the highly regarded María González Gordon, the IP team at CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo handles trade mark protection strategies in addition to representing clients in litigation. The team has broad sector coverage, acting for various blue-chip domestic and international names, and is particularly strong in retail and consumer products, with Victoria's Secret a standout client.

Practice head(s):

María González Gordon

Key clients

GMP Property Socimi

CBRE Globla Investors

Adama

Parfumerie Douglas

Otovo

Solera Holdings

Victoria’s Secret

Virtual IP Assets

US Polo

Chargy Technlogies

Grupo 888

Tax Tier 3

The ‘very complete team’ at CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo has ‘great technical knowledge and empathy with the client’. The practice specialises in transactional and real estate tax, and is also active in insurance, private client and cross-border matters, particularly for French clients. In addition, the firm has been increasingly involved in tax-related disputes. Diego de Miguel leads the team and has broad tax expertise, notably in international tax transactions, restructuring and disputes. Carlos Palma left the firm in 2021.

Practice head(s):

Diego de Miguel

Other key lawyers:

Ricardo Héctor

Testimonials

‘In particular, I would mention Diego de Miguel, a partner in the area with great technical training and, likewise, with a very practical stamp that makes collaboration efficient and productive for the company. I would highlight your creativity when solving matters as well as your full availability.’

In our experience, the performance of the CMS fiscal team is excellent. I would highlight that both Diego de Miguel and his team are very pragmatic, which we especially value. They manage affairs very well. You give them the order and they only “bother you” if it is absolutely necessary. In terms of fees, they are very flexible. I see them very complete and competent. They are decisive and very quick in their responses, which is one of the virtues that I have always valued about them.’

They are a very prepared and efficient team. They respect the given deadlines and have a contracted capacity. One of the best advice I have received in my career.’

‘Ricardo Héctor Lorca. My interlocutor and a great professional in terms of knowledge, responsibility and treatment.’

Key clients

Eurofighter

Demium Startups

Vatservices

Grupo AXA

Chubb Insurance Group

Macquarie Corporate Holdings Pty Limited

Cofinimmo

AIG Group

Siemens Gamesa

Banking and finance Tier 4

Acting for banks, financial institutions and debtors, CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo has experience in acquisition finance and debt refinancing, as well as real estate and project finance. Abraham Nájera left the firm in August 2020. Guillermo Muñoz-Alonso is now the head of the department.

Employment Tier 4

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo's client base includes blue-chip companies in the technology, real estate, financial services, insurance, consumer products and pharmaceutical sectors, reflective of the team's areas of expertise. Collective restructurings, senior executive contracts, labour elements of corporate transactions and complex employment-related litigation are all strengths for practice head César Navarro and the team, which includes Elena Esparza and senior associate Eva Ceca, who collaborate with the firm's international offices on cross-border matters.

Practice head(s):

César Navarro

Other key lawyers:

Elena Esparza; Eva Ceca

Testimonials

‘Technical knowledge. Strategic planning. Very good at the negotiation table. The comparison is very favorable.’

‘Cesar Navarro and Elena Esparza – Dealing with the client and the ability to adapt to the needs of each client.’

Key clients

Siemens Gamesa

Iberdrola

Banco Sabadell

Birkenstock

Kvadrat

ID Logistics

Niesa

TÜV SÜD ATISAE

Novalix

ZF Group

Real estate and construction Tier 4

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo advises across the full life-cycle of real estate assets, including investment, finance, development, asset management and sale. The firm assists domestic and international clients on local and cross-border matters, particularly the sale and acquisition of residential properties, office buildings, shopping centres, logistics properties, land for development, luxury hotels and nursing homes. Practice head Álvaro Otero specialises in buying and selling real estate companies and real estate assets, and also brings experience in sale and leaseback operations, leases, construction contracts, financing and refinancing.

Practice head(s):

Álvaro Otero

Other key lawyers:

Jorge Peño; Jorge Duran; Nerea Sanz

Testimonials

CMS excels greatly in real estate practice. Very high knowledge of the subject, regulations and practice. They are up to date with the latest news and trends and above all have a very diverse knowledge of the different operations and areas that make up the real estate practice.’

‘Álvaro Otero is, for me, one of the best partners and lawyers in the real estate practice in the Spanish market. In addition to his extensive knowledge and experience in the wide range that makes up the real estate practice, he has a knowledge that extends to other areas of law that always helps in transactions.’

‘Jorge Duran stands out in the team of lawyers. A senior lawyer who seems to be very well absorbed in the real estate practice and, through Otero, has had the opportunity to participate in the most diverse operations that give Jorge a broad vision when working with him. He knows how to anticipate customer needs, is always available and transmits a lot of security and confidence (despite his youth). Hard-working and proactive lawyer who has managed to handle very complicated situations in which I as a client have been immersed. Lawyer to stand out and follow.’

Key clients

GLOBAL STUDENT ACCOMMODATION (GSA)

CBRE GLOBAL INVESTORS

CATELLA ASSET MANAGEMENT IBERIA

BLACKROCK

SOVERINO

INVERSIONES HOTELERAS EBZA

NEILSON HOLIDAYS

DELIN CAPITAL

SANTALUCÍA SEGUROS

ARCANO

COMMERZBANK

ALLIANZ REAL ESTATE and VGP

COFINIMMO

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 4

With ‘great knowledge of bankruptcy law’, CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo handles a range of insolvency and pre-insolvency issues, advising on the debtor and creditor side of restructuring and insolvency matters. The practice draws from the firm’s strengths in tax, corporate, public law, financial services and employment, to provide a full service to companies in financial distress. Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado leads the team and has experience in civil, commercial, bankruptcy and economic criminal procedures.

Practice head(s):

Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado

Other key lawyers:

Rafael Suárez de Lezo; Elisa Martín

Testimonials

The Restructuring and Insolvency team of CMS Albiñana y Suarez de Lezo, led by Juan Ignacio Fernandez Aguado, is very effective in its actions, not only due to its in-depth knowledge of the practice, but also due to its knowledge of the jurisdiction and its ability to advise on insolvency situations for clients to make key decisions for the future of their companies or managers of companies in difficulty.’

‘Rafael Suárez de Lezo and Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado stand out for their high technical qualification, negotiation skills and empathy with clients.’

A great knowledge of Bankruptcy Law and practice in dealing with companies in crisis is needed. In my opinion, the team led by Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado is of the first order.’

They are permanently updated in the legislation. They build trust.’

‘They are full-time on matters, regardless of the importance or the amount of commission fees. Juan Ignacio Fernandez Aguado, partner of the practice, leads the development and execution of the works with great success.’

Easy understanding of what the customer needs. Proven experience. Agility.’

‘Closeness and involvement. Quick responses.’

Key clients

Chamartín La Grela and Inmobiliaria Chamartín

Deoleo

Grupo ITEK

Haitong Bank

Banesto

Grupo Casabella Proyectos Inmobiliarios

MGO By Westfield

Novo Banco

Engie Group

EU and competition Tier 5

CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo has an active merger control filing practice, and is also active in behavioural cases - including cartel investigations - and compliance. Practice head Carlos Vérgez has been practicing competition law for over 20 years; with him in the team is key senior associate Aida Oviedo. Also of note is the firm's Dawn Raid App, which guides clients through essential steps in the event of a competition dawn raid, with guidance covering 27 countries.

Practice head(s):

Carlos Vérgez

Other key lawyers:

Aida Oviedo

Key clients

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP)

Acciona

Macquarie / Aberdeen

Boluda Corporación Marítima

Adveo

Barcelona Bar Association

Borco

Siecsa

Lusat Air

Ranked as a top global law firm, CMS is present in 43 countries and boasts 75 offices worldwide. Our 4,800 plus CMS lawyers offer you specialist advice on numerous sectors, tailored to your needs whether in your local market or across multiple jurisdictions.

CMS’ Spanish-based firm, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo, employs more than 120 lawyers located in Madrid and Barcelona. It is highly regarded and is among the leading business law firms in Spain, advising corporate and public entities on all areas of business law, including contentious matters. The firm has particular standout experience in the energy, construction, financial, TMT, consumer goods and hotels and leisure sectors.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate / M&A | Capital Markets Cesar Albiñana cesar.albinana@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Rafael Suárez de Lezo rafael.suarezdelezo@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Carlos Peña carlos.pena@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Luis Miguel de Dios luismiguel.dedios@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A José María Rojí josemaria.roji@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Antonio Pino antonio.pino@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Mariano Bautista mariano.bautista@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A | Capital Markets Ignacio Zarzalejos ignacio.zarzalejos@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Pedro Ferreras pedro.ferreras@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Rafael Sáez rafael.saez@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A José Ramón Meléndez joseramon.melendez@cms-asl.com
Public Law & Regulated Sectors Ignacio Grangel ignacio.grangel@cms-asl.com
Public Law & Regulated Sectors Reyes Robledo reyes.robledo@cms-asl.com
Public Law & Regulated Sectors José Luis Pérez-Campoamor joseluis.perez-campoamor@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration | White-Collar Crime Carlos Aguilar carlos.aguilar@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration María Dolores de Cospedal mdolores.decospedal@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration | Insolvency & Restructuring Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado juanignacio.fernandez@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration Luis Javier Vidal luis.vidal@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration Jorge Sánchez jorge.sanchez@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration Antonio Fernández de Hoyos antonio.fernandez@cms-asl.com
EU & Competition Carlos Vérgez carlos.vergez@cms-asl.com
Tax Diego de Miguel diego.demiguel@cms-asl.com
Tax Ricardo Héctor ricardo.hector@cms-asl.com
Employment & Pensions Eva Ceca eva.ceca@cms-asl.com
Employment & Pensions César Navarro cesar.navarro@cms-asl.com
Employment & Pensions Elena Esparza elena.esparza@cms-asl.com
Intellectual / Industrial Property & Digital Business María González Gordon maria.gonzalezgordon@cms-asl.com
TMC / Data Protection Javier Torre de Silva javier.torredesilva@cms-asl.com
TMC / Data Protection Jorge Sánchez jorge.sanchez@cms-asl.com
Real Estate & Construction Álvaro Otero alvaro.otero@cms-asl.com
Energy & Natural Resources César Albiñana cesar.albinana@cms-asl.com
Energy & Natural Resources Ignacio Grangel ignacio.grangel@cms-asl.com
Energy & Natural Resources Luis Miguel De Dios luismiguel.dedios@cms-asl.com
Insurance Carlos Peña carlos.pena@cms-asl.com
Insurance Rafael Sáez rafael.saez@cms-asl.com
Consumer Products Carlos Vérgez carlos.pena@cms-asl.com
Infrastructure & Projects Javier Torre De Silva javier.torredesilva@cms-asl.com
Life Sciences & Healthcare Mariano Bautista mariano.bautista@cms-asl.com
Hotels & Leisure Mariano Bautista mariano.bautista@cms-asl.com
Hotels & Leisure Álvaro Otero alvaro.otero@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Ignacio Cerrato ignacio.cerrato@cms-asl.com
Litigation & Arbitration Emilio Moyano emilio.moyano@cms-asl.com
Corporate / M&A Irene Miró irene.miro@cms-asl.com
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Carlos Aguilar  photo Mr Carlos Aguilar Partner
 César Albiñana  photo César Albiñana Managing Partner of CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
Mr Mariano Bautista  photo Mr Mariano Bautista Partner
Ms Eva Ceca  photo Ms Eva Ceca Counsel
Mr Ignacio Cerrato  photo Mr Ignacio Cerrato Counsel
 María Dolores De Cospedal  photo María Dolores De Cospedal Partner
Mr Luis Miguel De Dios  photo Mr Luis Miguel De Dios Partner
Ms Elena Esparza photo Ms Elena Esparza Partner
 Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado  photo Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado Partner
Mr Pedro Ferreras  photo Mr Pedro Ferreras Counsel
 María González Gordon  photo María González Gordon Partner
Mr Ignacio Grangel  photo Mr Ignacio Grangel Partner
 Ricardo Héctor  photo Ricardo Héctor Counsel
 José Ramón Meléndez  photo José Ramón Meléndez Counsel
 César Navarro  photo César Navarro Partner
 Álvaro Otero  photo Álvaro Otero Partner
Ms Aida Oviedo  photo Ms Aida Oviedo Senior Associate
 José Luis Pérez-Campoamor  photo José Luis Pérez-Campoamor Counsel
Mr Carlos Palma  photo Mr Carlos Palma Counsel
 Carlos Peña  photo Carlos Peña Partner
 José Luis Piñar  photo José Luis Piñar Consultant
Mr Antonio Pino  photo Mr Antonio Pino Partner
Ms Reyes Robledo  photo Ms Reyes Robledo Counsel
 José María Rojí  photo José María Rojí Partner and Director of the CMS Barcelona office
 Rafael Sáez  photo Rafael Sáez Counsel
 Jorge Sánchez  photo Jorge Sánchez Partner – Barcelona Office
Ms Andrea Salgueiro  photo Ms Andrea Salgueiro Senior Associate
 Rafael Suárez de Lezo  photo Rafael Suárez de Lezo Managing partner
Mr Javier Torre de Silva  photo Mr Javier Torre de Silva Partner
 Carlos Vérgez  photo Carlos Vérgez Partner
Mr Luis Vidal photo Mr Luis Vidal Partner
Mr Ignacio Zarzalejos  photo Mr Ignacio Zarzalejos Partner
Mr Diego de Miguel  photo Mr Diego de Miguel Partner
Total workforce in Spain : 180
Number of lawyers : 110
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Barcelona : barcelona@cms-asl.com

CMS’ Spanish-based firm, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo, employs more than 100 lawyers located in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville, and is regarded as one of the most prestigious in the Spanish market, striving to establish a close working relationship with clients in order to fully understand their needs and offer innovative solutions in all areas of Law.

Ranked as a Top 10 Global Law Firm, CMS is present in 41 countries and 72 offices worldwide. Oue 4,800 plus CMS lawyers offer specialist advice on numerous sectors tailored to our clients needs, whether in the local market or across multiple jurisdictions.

Department Name Email Telephone
Managing Partner César Albiñana cesar.albinana@cms-asl.com
Managing Partner Rafael Suárez de Lezo rafael.suarezdelezo@cms-asl.com
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