Aktion Legal appoints new partner

Aktion Legal has appointed Cristian Cañadas as a new partner of the firm.

Pictured: Juan Manuel Pérez (founding partner), Cristian Cañadas (new partner) and Antonio G. Asturiano (founding partner)

Cristian Cañadas has been linked to the firm since its inception and his professional career has been developed in the areas of commercial and insolvency law, specialising in Venture Capital and business reorganisations with extensive experience in advising startups and investors at national and international level. He also advises a number of innovative companies on blockchain, cryptoassets and tokenisation. The incorporation of Cristian Cañadas as partner responds to the firm’s strategy for growth, specialisation and generational drive.

Juan Manuel Pérez, founding partner of Aktion, has pointed out that “Cristian Cañadas is a reference and an example for all the members of the firm, not only for his profound legal criteria but also for his unwavering commitment to the values that guide the firm. At Aktion we are firmly committed to the expansion and growth of the firm and its professionals, which is why we are very excited to take steps like this that allow us to consolidate the project and respond to the needs of the market, which are constantly evolving and require greater specialisation”.

For his part, Antonio G. Asturiano, founding partner of Aktion, assures that “in Aktion we know from the beginning that the most important part of our project is the people, and a manifestation of this is that these people are progressively beginning to take on a more relevant role. With this step we are opening the firm’s partnership and we are doing so with a person who has been with us from the beginning, who takes our culture and identity as a firm wherever he goes and who has perfect commercial and technical skills”.

For Cristian Cañadas, “this appointment as a partner is an opportunity and a challenge to continue to support the expansion and growth of the firm with the philosophy and values that characterise Aktion. The importance of being alert to the unstoppable and continuous evolution of technology with the impact that this entails both in the management of the firm itself and in the regulatory adaptation to the different businesses of our clients. We have to be able to provide 360º advice to any innovative project and accommodate any type of investment or entrepreneurial initiative”.

Aktion Legal is a law firm with a team of more than 20 top professionals that provides high value-added legal solutions throughout Spain to the various players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and to companies in a wide range of sectors.

Julia Gil