We are experts in Business and Government: public and private contracts, at national or international level, Land Development, Expropriation and Energy Law, Litigation and Arbitration.
The Firm provides legal advice in different matters in Private Law such as Contracts, Corporate, M&A, Real estate, Intellectual property, Litigation and Arbitration.
In addition, we provide expert advice in the fields of regional and local Administrative Law, Judicial review, Public tendering and procurement, Land development, Eminent domain, Environment, Mines, Oil & Gas and other Energy projects.
We are focused on quality and cost-effective legal services.
We listen to your concerns and problems to strive vigorously to provide you specialized expertise in the areas we deal with and tailor-made solutions for our Clients.
Member of the Canada-Spain Chamber of Commerce.
The firm was founded by Francisco Garcia Gomez de Mercado.Bachelor in Law and a Degree in Catalonian Civil Law granted by the University of Barcelona and PhD in Law by the Complutense University of Madrid (1997). State Attorney before the courts of Madrid (1992-1997), The Office of the Spanish Government General Counsel (1997) and the Supreme Court (1997-1998). Advisor to the Justice Department.General Counsel of the Madrid Regional Government, Member of the regional Public Procurement Consultative Board, first Director of the "Revista Jurídica de la Comunidad de Madrid" and Counsellor of the regional Data Protection Agency (1998-2000). Author of several books, particularly in the fields of Administrative and Courts proceedings, forced expropriation, public procurement and land development. Member of the Bar Association of Madrid. Awarded within Best Lawyers in Spain for Administrative Law from 2020.
The firm also includes Juan Guillermo Riancho,who is a Spanish, Canadian and Venezuelan graduate lawyer. Specialized in Corporate, Commercial, Oil & Gas transactions both Upstream and Downstream he has extensive international legal practice in the Middle East, Latin America, Asia, US & Canada.
Ana del Arco is our Counsel specialiazed in Intellectual Property and legal advise to Cultural Industries.
Firm Practice Areas
- Administrative Law
- Appellate Practice
- Civil Law: General Practice
- Construction Law
- Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
- Energy Law
- Environmental Law
- Land Use and Zoning Law
- Leasing Law
- Natural Resources Law
- Project Finance and Development Practice
- Public Finance Law
- Real Estate Law
- Sports Law
- Transportation Law
- Water Law