Dispute Resolution Department

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What the team is known for Broad civil and commercial practice that regularly attracts roles in high-value litigation or arbitration proceedings. Offers capabilities in IP, real estate and product liability cases. Demonstrates particular strength in international matters and has a number of key foreign clients on its books. Works closely with other international firms on cross-border investment treaty cases. Notable activity in multi-jurisdictional mandates involving Latin American jurisdictions. Further supported in this area by experts on Cuba in particular. Boasts a strong national network with offices in Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia, a branch office in Seville and a presence in Bilbao.

Strengths Interviewees appreciate that the firm "has a network of offices that allows them to cover different types of law applicable in different countries."

The team draws additional praise for its ability to deal with highly complex cases, with sources underlining the lawyers' "very high level of involvement."

Work highlights Assisted Pimco, Algebris Investment and Anchorage Capital with EUR850 million compensation claims following the acquisition of Banco Popular by Santander.

Notable practitioners

Iñigo Rodríguez-Sastre provides expertise in energy and insolvency litigation, as well as in product liability claims. He further advises on international disputes involving Latin America, with sources enthusing: "He is a great expert in arbitration."