Álvaro Pérez Arbizu

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Languages Known:

  • English
  • Spanish

Álvaro Pérez Arbizu



Joined Garrigues in 1992, and is currently Managing Partner of the Litigation & Arbitration and Restructuring & Insolvencies Department in Andalucia and Canary Island.

  • Specializing in litigation and arbitration, he has a wealth of experience of advising both public and private entities, overseeing numerous proceedings in the civil and criminal jurisdictions.
  • Specializing in insolvency and bankruptcy law: from the outset of his professional career, he has contributed to the management of an array of insolvency proceedings. He is currently involved in a significant number of restructuring, refinancing and bankruptcy processes, taking charge of several of the most noteworthy insolvencies in Andalucía and the Canary Islands.
  • Advice on banking law for financial institutions.
  • Advice for companies and company managers on processes of a corporate nature (challenging corporate resolutions, directors’ liability, etc.).
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Restructuring, Insolvencies and Bankruptcy Law
  • Lecturer on the Master’s Degree in Law at Universidad Pablo de Olavide (Seville)
  • Lecturer on the Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration (EMBA) at Universidad Hispalense
  • Has taught classes on the Course in Business Law at the Faculty of Law of Universidad Pablo de Olavide (Seville)
  • Has delivered training sessions on litigation on the Master’s Degree in Business at CAJASOL
  • Regular speaker on insolvency law at numerous conferences
  • Has contributed to a range of seminars and congresses (Enfoque XXI, Seville Chamber of Commerce, Fundación Escuela de Negocios de Andalucía, GAESCO, Instituto de Estudios Fiscales de Sevilla, etc.)

Sevilla Bar Association

Academic background:

Degree in Law from Universidad de Sevilla, 1991.
Diploma in Senior Management from Instituto San Telmo, 2006.