Garrigues' international strategy celebrates its 50th anniversary
2023 marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of Garrigues' New York office. This was a veritable milestone for the firm, marking the start of its firm commitment to internationalization, as well as for the Spanish legal profession, which was opening up to new markets for the first time: Garrigues was the first Spanish firm to decide to break into the international arena, doing so in 1973 in the financial capital of the United States.
João Lima Cluny joins Garrigues to head the criminal law practice in Portugal
With more than 15 years’ experience, João Lima Cluny is a respected lawyer in the field of economic criminal law where he has participated in some of Portugal’s most significant criminal proceedings in recent years.
Garrigues receives the award as the best Intellectual Property firm in Portugal in the area of litigation
The Intellectual Property Department of Garrigues Portugal has won the "Portugal Disputes Firm of the Year" award presented yesterday in London by Managing Intellectual Property, one of the world's most prestigious publications in the field of intellectual property.
Garrigues receives the firm of the year award in Spain from Chambers & Partners
Garrigues 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 enters the digital trust business with the purchase of a 51% share in EAD Trust
As a result of this alliance, new products and services related to digital trust will be launched in coming months in the context of the upcoming European regulation on digital identity, elDAS2.
Mark English joins the firm as a partner for the Garrigues Brussels office
Specializing in all areas of competition, Mark English strengthens Garrigues’ international practice in this area.
Garrigues brings Manuel Groenewold on board as partner to bolster the banking and finance practice in Mexico
Garrigues 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% growth
Garrigues 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 partners
Garrigues 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 names Nicolás Santos lead partner of Galicia
Garrigues has named Nicolás Santos lead partner in Galicia, starting on January 1, 2023. He will replace Pedro Regojo, who has headed that area since 2015.