Founded in 1994 and considered since its early years as a law firm with a consolidated corporate and commercial practice with particular expertise and market recognition in M&A and Private Equity, Araoz & Rueda is currently a leading Spanish independent full service law firm with a great reputation and experience in all corporate and commercial law practice areas.

Our firm is involved in many of the most significant national and international transactions with blue-chip clients and other leading law firms and involving both listed and non-listed companies. We are regularly ranked in the first 15 positions of the M&A/Private Equity league tables disclosed by Thomson Financial, Mergermarket and Bloomberg.

Our firm has a strong internationally-oriented practice with a very significant number of foreign clients with interests in Spain. We also accompany our Spanish clients in their projects and business abroad. In total, we are currently working with more than 30 countries. We provide, in a national and international scope, specialized and high-quality legal services with total dedication and orientation to our clients and their businesses.

The high level of partner involvement in all transactions and matters and the direct and personalized contact that this produces, allows us to ensure the excellence of our services. Our commitment is to a clear client-oriented approach and a consistent high quality in our services, without “peaks and valleys”. That is the reason we focus exclusively on those areas of practice in which we create value. We are passionate about our work...and it shows!

Contact Information

Paseo de la Castellana, 164
Madrid, 28046
Phone: 34 91 319 02 33

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Clifford J. Hendel Clifford J. Hendel Araoz & Rueda Abogados, S.L.P.
Practicing in: International Arbitration
Practicing in: International Arbitration

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    Araoz & Rueda Abogados, S.L.P.

    Contact Information

    Paseo de la Castellana, 164
    Madrid, 28046
    Phone: 34 91 319 02 33


    Partners: 11
    Associates: 25
    Non-Legal Employees: 20

    Practice Areas

    Administrative Law
    Arbitration and Mediation
    Banking and Finance Law
    Capital Markets Law
    Corporate and M&A Law
    Energy Law
    European Union Law
    Information Technology Law
    Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Intellectual Property Law
    International Arbitration
    Labor and Employment Law
    Natural Resources Law
    Private Equity Law
    Project Finance and Development Practice
    Tax Law