Matías N. Garrido Cortés

Matías Garrido Cortés - Garrigues

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  • Spanish

Matías N. Garrido Cortés

Senior associate


Matías N. Garrido Cortés is a senior associate in the Corporate/Commercial Law practice.

He has broad expertise in corporate matters, planning and executing numerous complex corporate transactions and providing recurring advice to companies in different production sectors, and to their shareholders, directors and/or executives.

He has a wealth of experience in the negotiation and formalization of all kinds of commercial contracts and has notably participated in numerous M&A deals using different formats, in partnership and business collaboration projects, business group restructurings, processes to remove or incorporate shareholders, and corporate disputes. He has also taken part in due diligence reviews.

He has amassed extensive experience in the biotechnology sector, actively advising and assisting in the set-up of technology-based companies. He also advises universities and research institutes in Spain on the regulation of their policies and rules on protection of results, transfer of knowledge and creation of spin-off companies.

He has advised family businesses on civil and commercial matters, working with them on the preparation of family protocols, on succession planning and on issues regarding incapacity and illness, as well as on the setting up and operation of foundations.

He is an expert in renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainability and has extensive experience in these fields.

He has participated as both organizer and speaker at various seminars and conferences on corporate/commercial and biotechnology subjects and is a member of the teaching staff on the Master’s Degree in Legal Practice at Universidad Pablo de Olavide.

Matías N. Garrido Cortés is a member of the Madrid Bar Association.

Academic background:

Law degree, Universidad de Sevilla.

Master’s Degree in Legal Counseling for Businesses, Instituto de Empresa.