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  • Fernando Vives takes up the reins as Executive Chairman of Garrigues 10/1/2014
    As of today, October 1, Fernando Vives, the Managing Partner of Garrigues, is the Executive Chairman of the Firm, following a resolution adopted by the Partner’s Meeting.
  • 'The Restructuring Review 2014' cover 10/1/2014
    The prestigious UK publishing house Law Business Research has once again turned to the experts from Garrigues’ Department for the publication of the seventh edition of The Restructuring Review, following the success garnered in recent years. The guide takes stock of events over the last twelve years on the legal corporate restructuring and insolvency market.
  • Garrigues is the only Spanish firm to crack the European top ten, rising from tenth to sixth place. 9/10/2014
    Garrigues has picked up the award for Continental Europe’s “Most Innovative Law Firm” at the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards, the annual ceremony where the British newspaper the Financial Times grants awards for the pioneering initiatives taken by European law firms. This marks the third time in four years that the Firm has taken top honors.
  • Garrigues bolsters practice in Peru with the addition of experts in corporate and finance law 9/4/2014
    The Garrigues team in Peru has bolstered its practice with the addition of four specialists in corporate and finance law from Estudio Rubio. This group of lawyers, led by Oscar Arrús, also comprises Sergio Amiel, Thomas Thorndike and José Francisco Meier. These four professionals, renowned in the Peruvian legal market, will form part of a team headed by the Spanish partner Álvaro Valle which is already comprised of fifteen lawyers who cover the key business law areas (M&A, corporate, finance, tax, public/infrastructure law and labor law).
  • Garrigues, among the best Spanish companies to work for 8/20/2014
    Garrigues has placed among the top five best Spanish companies to work for according to the ranking unveiled every year by the magazine Actualidad Económica. Taking fifth spot, the Firm has confirmed its position as the highest-ranked law firm, as well as the only Spanish brand to make the leading positions of the Top 100.
  • Ignacio Corbera Dale, Garrigues' London office partner pick up the award 4/4/2014
    Garrigues has won the award for ‘Law Firm of the Year: Spain’ handed out every year by the specialist Euromoney journal the International Financial Law Review (IFLR). This is the seventh time that Garrigues’ work has been recognized by these international awards, now in their thirteenth year.
  • Garrigues has picked up the Client Choice Award 2014 as Firm of the Year in Spain, the fourth time it has received this award. 4/1/2014
    Garrigues has picked up the Client Choice Award 2014 as Firm of the Year in Spain, the fourth time it has received this award. The accolade is handed out every year by the International Law Office review for excellence in client service.
  • The subsidiary of the law firm Garrigues is seeking to bolster the image of its consulting services 11/21/2013
    Garrigues Medio Ambiente, the subsidiary of the law firm Garrigues, has changed its name to G-advisory. This consulting firm, founded in 2000, specializes in technical, economic and strategic advice on energy, the environment, climate change, sustainability, and corporate social responsibility.
  • Garrigues´ new equity partners at Madrid´s Partnerts Meeting 10/30/2013
    At the closing of the 2013 fiscal year (from September 1, 2012 through August 31, 2013), Garrigues obtained €331.9 million in revenues from professional services, according to the data submitted at the Garrigues Partners’ Meeting held today in Madrid. Figures almost matched those of the previous year (-1.68%).
  • Garrigues claimed top spot in the ranking of the finest business law practitioners in Spain 10/29/2013
    The law firm Garrigues, with 211 out of the 1,300 lawyers singled out by the US review Best Lawyers, claimed top spot in the ranking of the finest business law practitioners in Spain.
  • Fernando Zarama and Camilo Zarama, with Javier Ybáñez, managing partner of Garrigues´ Latam practice area 10/28/2013
    Garrigues has snapped up the signatures of Fernando Zarama and Camilo Zarama, the sole current partners of Zarama y Asociados, together with the other six professionals from the firm.
  • The Restructuring Review 9/13/2013
    The British publishing house Law Business Research has released the 2013 edition of The Restructuring Review, which compiles and summarizes the main developments that have occurred worldwide in the legal market for business insolvencies and restructurings.
  • You can buy the book at the ABA webstore 5/6/2013
    The EU and Competition Law Department at Garrigues coordinates this impressive review of both the procedural and substantive competition issues involved in cross-border transactions in more than 60 jurisdictions.
  • The Firm wins its third consecutive Client Service Award 4/26/2013
    Garrigues picked up the Client Service Award at the Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2013 ceremony held on Thursday night at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, attended by representatives from a host of European law firms.
  • Alía de Pedro, Ignacio Corbera and Javier Álvarez-Cienfuegos picked up the IFLR award 4/11/2013
    Garrigues has won the award for ‘Law Firm of the Year: Spain’ handed out every year by the specialist Euromoney journal the International Financial Law Review (IFLR). This marks the sixth time the Firm has taken top honors at the international awards ceremony, now in its thirteenth year. The IFLR previously singled out Garrigues as Spain’s leading law firm in 2004, 2006, 2010 and 2011. Moreover, in 2007, Garrigues also picked up the award for M&A deal of the year.
  • The spotlight was also shone on the individual work of three Garrigues professionals in their respective practice areas 2/27/2013
    Making it a hat trick, Garrigues walked off with the ‘Client Choice Award 2013’ in the Spanish category. The accolade is handed out every year by the International Law Office review for excellence in client service and the ability to offer added value that stands out from the rest of the industry. International Law Office has been awarding these accolades since 2005 in more than 50 countries the world over. Garrigues had already emerged victorious from the 2007 and 2010 ceremonies.
  • José Luis Palao e Ignacio Corujo han participado en la la segunda edición del libro “Internacional Capital Markets Review 2/14/2013
    Members of the Corporate team, led by Javier Ybáñez and composed of José Luis Palao Iturzaeta and Ignacio Corujo del Valle, have contributed with the second edition of the “International Capital Markets Review”, where they analyze the relevant regulation and regulatory developments in the Spanish legal market in the this area of expertise during the last year and where special attention is paid to the changes and trends produced by the recent international financial crisis.
  • 1/14/2013
    According to Thomson Reuters (Global Mergers & Acquisitions Review Legal Advisors – Full year 2012 report) and Mergermarket (M&A Round-up for 2012) League Tables, Garrigues has led the legal M&A advice within the Spanish market in 2012.
  • Fernando Vives, Garrigues’s managing partner, picked up the award in the ‘Client Trust’ category 12/13/2012
    Garrigues received the ‘Client Trust Award’ from the journal Iberian Lawyer at the Premios Oro España prize-giving ceremony held last night. This marks the first time the accolade has been given in Spain to clients’ preferred law firms and lawyers.
  • Fernando Vives, Garrigues' managing partner. 10/29/2012
    At the provisional closing of the 2012 fiscal year (September 1, 2011 through August 31, 2012), Garrigues obtained €337.6 million in revenues from professional services, according to the data submitted at the Garrigues Partners’ Meeting held in Madrid. In percentage terms, this result is down 5% on the 2011 billings.