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Attorney specialized in Insolvency & Restructuring, complex negotiations and commercial litigation


Co-founder, co-managing partner and co-Head of the Business Recovery, Restructuring & Insolvency Law practice at CARLES CUESTA Abogados. Until 2011, Carlos worked as an associate lawyer in Garrigues and in the legal advisory of Siemens

Research member of the Financial Markets Law Chair at CEU San Pablo

Commercial Law Professor at CEU San Pablo's Master's degree for the Access to the Profession of Lawyer

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His latest publications include:

Executory Contracts in Insolvency Law (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2019)

“Chapter 21: National Report for Spain”

Abengoa subsidiary faces first creditor-forced Insolvency proceedings (Eurofenix, The journal of Insol Europe, 2019)

Tratado de Sociedades de Capital. Comentario Judicial, Notarial, Registral y Doctrinal de la Ley de Sociedades de Capital (Thomson Reuters. Aranzadi, 2017)

“Art. 513. Publicity of the internal regulations of the shareholders' general meeting”


Finalist of Iberian Lawyer's 40 under 40 (2019) and included among the "Names to Know in Spain 2020" by Global Restructuring Review

Director of several pro bono programmes in prisons aimed at the development of prisoners’ vocational skills

Languages: Spanish, English

Passionate about cars