Susana Rodríguez is a partner in the Corporate Law practice area of Garrigues, where she has spent her entire professional career, having specialized in commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance.
Her expertise in the area of commercial contracts has been built up through her participation in numerous transactions for the sale and purchase of companies (both national and international) and for the acquisition of ownership interests in the capital of corporate enterprises, as well as in joint venture projects.
Her work has focused primarily on the private equity and family business sectors.
In relation to the private equity sector, she has represented fund promoters, management companies and investors. She therefore has in-depth knowledge of this sector, from both the regulatory and contractual perspectives. Her experience also extends to investment and divestment processes related to the aforementioned funds.
In the family business area, in addition to holding office as secretary of the Board of Directors of various family companies, she provides advisory services on an ongoing basis to entities of this kind and has participated in a great many business restructuring processes.
She also regularly advises companies in relation to international expansion projects, participating actively in forums and seminars relating to the subject of internationalization from both the commercial perspective (agency-distribution) and through direct establishment (formation of subsidiaries, joint ventures, etc.).
Susana lectures on the Postgraduate Specialist Studies in Accounting, Tax and Commercial Law program run by Universidad de Barcelona, and on the Master's Degree in Business Law course at ICAB. She also speaks regularly at training seminars relating to the areas of family business and the internationalization of companies.
Susana Rodríguez is a member of the Barcelona Bar Association.
Degree in Law from Universidad de Barcelona and a Program on Negotiation qualification from Harvard Law School.
She is author of numerous articles and publications, including most notably those published in recent years in relation to international implementation, the control of Foreign Transactions by the Bank of Spain, administrators' liability, the European Public Limited-Liability Company, and the legal process of investment in private equity transactions.