Since we launched our Madrid office in September 2005 we have firmly positioned ourselves among the leading commercial law firms operating in Spain. With our deep client and sector knowledge and consistent high quality in all our practices our clients consider us their key business partner.
We have extensive experience in IP, Commercial, Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation, Corporate and M&A, Banking and Finance, Competition & EU, Employment,Tax, Public Procurement, Public and Administrative Law and Privacy and Data Protection.
We also provide an integrated service in the industries of Communications, Media & Technology, Energy & Utilities, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Aviation, Financial Institutions, Entertainment and Food among others.
We have a team of over 50 lawyers, 7 of them partners, at our clients' disposal, all of whom are fully integrated with the rest of the Bird & Bird offices and combines domestic strength and international capability. We also boast of a good mix of work across all of Bird & Bird’s practice areas and a wide array of clients.
Additionally, we work closely with Anselmo Vaz, Afra & Associados in Portugal, with whom Bird & Bird has a cooperation agreement.
Our base in Madrid, the business hub of the Iberian Peninsula and gateway to Latin America, allows us to offer a truly international service to clients in this rapidly developing region. We have strong links with our best-friend law firms in the region and work with them on a regular basis.
Besides Spanish and English, members of our team speak Portuguese, French, German, Italian and Russian. Our team is also engaged in a variety of community projects.