Garrigues receives the firm of the year award in Spain from Chambers & PartnersGarrigues has been named the top firm of the year in Spain by Chambers Europe, in the awards ceremony held yesterday in Milan. The award is the result of research by the independent British publication Chambers & Partners for the annual edition of its prestigious European directory, in which the opinion of clients is crucial.
Garrigues brings Manuel Groenewold on board as partner to bolster the banking and finance practice in MexicoGarrigues has bolstered its banking and finance practice in Mexico with the incorporation of Manuel Groenewold as a corporate/commercial law partner. The appointment, which will be submitted for approval to the next Partners’ Meeting, means the Mexico City team will now have over 30 professionals and 8 partners.
Garrigues' revenues reach €443.15 million in 2022, reflecting 7% growthGarrigues recorded revenues of €443.15 million in 2022, up 7% on the previous year. In absolute terms, the growth recorded amounted to €29 million, the highest figure in the firm's history. In Spain, revenues totaled €386.21 million, showing an increase of 6.8%.
Garrigues strengthens its team in Colombia and Spain with the hiring of two new female partnersGarrigues has reinforced its team with the hiring of two eminent female partners. Mónica Bolaños will form part of the Bogotá tax practice while Mireia del Pozo joins the Barcelona administrative and constitutional law practice. Both appointments, which will be submitted for approval to the next Partners’ Meeting, reflect the firm’s strategy of consolidating its position as a leading provider of business law advice.
Garrigues named 2022 M&A Iberia Legal Adviser of the YearGarrigues has won the award for the leading M&A firm in Iberia in 2022. This accolade is given each year by Mergermarket, one of the top specialized global M&A publications, recognizing the work of legal and financial advisers on the biggest deals of the year in Europe. This is the fourth time Garrigues has won the award.
Garrigues approves the appointment of 16 new partners, half of them womenThe Garrigues Partners’ Meeting has approved the appointment of 16 new equity partners (14 in Spain and 2 from international offices), as well as a new partner in G-advisory, the consulting arm offering technical, economic and strategic advice on energy and ESG matters. Half of Garrigues’ new partners, both in Spain and in the international offices are women.
Garrigues doubly awarded in London as Spain tax disputes firm and Spain indirect tax firm of the yearGarrigues has been doubly recognized as firm of the year in Spain in the categories of tax disputes and indirect tax. The publication International Tax Review (ITR), which covers tax news from firms across the globe, has granted these awards in the context of the EMEA Tax Awards, held yesterday in London and attended by the most noteworthy European firms and lawyers in the tax field.