Javier joined KPMG Sports and the KPMG Abogados labor team in October 2012 as Equity Partner. Until that date and since 2005, he had been Equity Partner in Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira Abogados, where he had been an Associate from 1990 to 2001.
In the field of sports law, he was the coordinator of the Sports Group of Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira Abogados, accumulating broad experience in negotiating labor contracts for elite sports professionals, international arbitration procedures, development of hiring policies and remuneration schemes for sports stock companies, and advising investment banks on the sale-purchase of economic rights related to professional sports people.
Javier is specialized in sports law and labor law. In the field of labor law, he has broad experience in negotiating collective bargaining agreements and corporate restructuring procedures, contracting top managers, design of remuneration and fidelity policies, and labor litigation.
He is the Vice President of TMA Spain, the Spanish chapter of Turnaround Management Association. He directs the online Master’s program in Sports Law ISDE-Unidad Editorial in the Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía. Fourth edition 2012.
Recommended by Chambers Europe and Best Lawyers for Labor and Employment and Sport practices 2011 y 2012.