Firm Profile

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C/ Zurbano, 65 - 3º Izq.
Madrid 28010
34 913 086 593

Firm Details



Firm founded in 1989 by Mr. Rafael López Diéguez Gamoneda, focuses its activity on legal and business advice. Covering both branches of activity, RLD has positioned itself as one of the reference firms in Spain in the M&A sector, advising some of the main family offices and business groups in Spain in their commercial operations and international expansion as well as listed and non listed companies.

RLD has strength in depth, enabling the team to provide industry-focused expertise in key sectors. The firm is particularly experienced in deals across Spain with increasing activity in cross-border M&A transactions, especially related to Portugal, France, UAE and Latam.   The practice offers ‘unique, well-rounded solutions’ and the multi-disciplinary team at RLD specialises in advising listed companies, multinationals, large industrials, real estate companies, healthcare sector and family office on multi-jurisdictional deals.


Since its origins, but especially in the last decade, RLD has intensified its international presence, carrying out reference operations both in Latin America and being a pioneer in the Middle East.

Therefore, RLD decided in 2012 to open offices in the United Arab Emirates, being the first Spanish-speaking firm with offices in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, with local Spanish team and permanent presence in this country. ​RLD is synonym of comfort, security and confidence.


We deal with a wide range of cases from many different clients. RLD has experience within many industries and sectors which is highly appreciated specially in those industries highly regulated. We assist our clients to quickly face and adapt to changes in the regulation of their business industries.



  • Administrative Law
  • Business Consultancy
  • Commercial Contracting and Corporate Law
  • Consulting,Investment and Assest Management
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Equity Planning
  • Financial Management
  • Restructuring
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Promotion and Development
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Sports Law



  • Energy and Infrastructures
  • Construction
  • Consumer Goods
  • Family Business
  • Financial Institutions
  • Food
  • Healthcare and Biotechnology
  • Hotels, Tourism and Leisure
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Real Estate
  • Pharmacy
  • Private Clients
  • Retail
  • Sports
  • Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT)
  • Venture Capital


Rafael López-Diéguez Gamoneda
Founder Managing Partner
Fernando Gómez y Gómez-Calcerrada
Head of the Corporate Department
Paloma Gómez Santos
Corporate Lawyer
Carmen Baón Romasanta
Head of the Litigation and Arbitration Department
Fernando Diago Sánchez
Criminal and Civil Lawyer
Leticia Torres García
Managing Director in UAE
Martín Gómez Marín
Lawyer and Business Consultant - UAE
Ana Gea Puig
Head of Finance Department
Xiomara Joya Ospina
Finance Consultant and Accountant - UAE
Esther Lozano García
Business Development Manager



Men: 1

Of Counsel

Men: 1


Men: 1

Other Lawyers

Women: 6

Men: 3

Management / Department Heads

Women: 5

Men: 1

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 7

Men: 1



Esther Lozano García
BD Manager
+34 91 308 65 93

Firm Practice Areas

  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • Capital Markets Law
  • Debt & Equity
  • Private Equity Law
  • Project Finance and Development Practice
  • Real Estate Law
  • Sports Law

Office Locations



Madrid, Spain

C/ Zurbano, 65 - 3º Izq.

Madrid 28010


34 913 086 593

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