Juan Antonio Lopez De Carvajal


Languages Known:

  • English
  • Spanish

Juan Antonio López de Carvajal



Juan Antonio López de Carvajal is counsel in the Labor and Employment Law practice and has spent his professional career at Garrigues. He specializes in labor and employment law, particularly strategic aspects of labor law and human resources.

He has broad experience in providing recurring labor and employment advice and in labor restructuring and reorganization processes, advising both in the strategy and preparation phase and in negotiations with unions and workers’ representatives until the relevant projects have been implemented. He has been involved in labor aspects of corporate restructuring processes, outsourcing, mergers and acquisitions and processes to standardize working conditions, preparing reports and providing labor law advice on the planning of such processes and the strategy to be followed as regards procedures, time frame and communication, as well as directly assisting with the execution of such processes, including negotiations with union representatives, where necessary.

He has participated in numerous projects throughout his professional career at Garrigues and is currently an expert legal adviser on compensation systems, remuneration and employee benefits, employee welfare, collective bargaining and social security matters, as well as on senior management and executive contracts, advising public and private companies at home and abroad across a wide range of industries.

He has lectured on various master’s degree programs and professional courses in human resources (Labor Sciences, Law and Business Administration at Universidad de Sevilla and Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Instituto de Estudios Cajasol, Escuela de Organización Industrial, EOI). He is also a regular speaker at leading specialist forums.

Juan Antonio López de Carvajal is a member of the Madrid Bar Association. 

Academic background:

Degree in Law and Business Management, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE).


Various articles and publications, notably in Economía y Empleo and the ABC newspaper.