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Managing Partners: José Carles and Carlos Cuesta

Number of partners: 3

Number of lawyers: 15

Languages: English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish


CARLES CUESTA Abogados is a Spanish law firm specialized in complex transactions and cross-border legal issues. Since the economic crisis of 2011, it has provided business law advice and creative and agile legal solutions to global financial institutions, international corporations seeking legal advice in Spain, Spanish subsidiaries of multinational companies and large and medium-sized Spanish companies.


Business Recovery, Restructuring & Insolvency:

Advice to debtors, creditors, investors, directors, shareholders and any other stakeholders. Specialised in preinsolvency, pre-packaged sales, restructurings, refinancing agreements, business recovery, formal insolvency proceedings, arrangements with creditors, sales of productive units and digital assets under insolvency. Defence on liability of directors side issues and insolvency-related litigation. Specialised in international insolvency issues with a Spanish cross-border component (recognition and enforcement, European Insolvency Regulation, UNCITRAL Model law, etc.)

Key Contact (Cross-border and group insolvencies):

José Carles

Email: [email protected]

Key Contact (National insolvencies):

Carlos Cuesta

Email: [email protected]

Corporate & Commercial:

Corporate law, contract law, real estate transactions, structural modifications and corporate transactions including M&A. Specialised in the acquisition of Spanish companies by international corporations, rendering advice to both the buyers and the sellers. Advice on contractual and regulatory issues related to financing and acquisitions in the energy sector

Key Contact:

Rafael Catalá:

Email: [email protected]

Pablo de Lucas

Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:

Complex commercial and civil litigation, hearings, appeals, advice in out-of-Court negotiations and settlements and local and international arbitrations both as counsels and as arbitrators

Key Contact (Litigation):

Rafael Asuar

Email: [email protected]

Key Contact (Arbitration and Canary Islands):

Beatriz Reus

Email: [email protected]