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What the team is known for

Highly active in contentious issues, with a particularly strong caseload relating to individual terminations. Has assisted important international airlines and car manufacturers with the implementation of temporary redundancies for their Spanish subsidiaries. Defends sanctions proceedings and civil claims relating to workplace accidents. Acts on the labour aspects of M&A or outsourcing transactions.

Strengths

Interviewees say that the lawyers are "great at listening to the client to understand the situation fully" and note that "their advice is thorough and comprehensive."

"They are customer-focused, reachable at all times and assure the best outcomes," reports another source.

Work highlights

Assisted Hard Rock Spain with the closure of its Madrid premises, which necessitated the implementation of a collective dismissal process affecting 85 employees.

Notable practitioners

Sources say that Paz de la Iglesia is "efficient, assertive and always guarantees compliance with deadlines." She acts on dismissals, collective agreements and the management of processes for the temporary suspension of employment. "She is extremely accurate, responsive and gets straight to the point," notes another impressed interviewee.

Pilar Menor has been appointed global co-chair of DLA's employment group. She is highly respected among market commentators for her capacity to handle sophisticated employment law matters and for her success in building the firm's strong practice.

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Employment

DLA Piper LLP

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Location

Paseo de la Castellana, 35 -2º

Madrid

Madrid

Spain

28046

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Spain

Employment


Paz de la Iglesia
Band 3
Pilar Menor
Eminent Practitioners