Freshfields has announced the relocation of four Freshfields international arbitration specialists from its US practice to Madrid
Global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has announced the relocation of four Freshfields international arbitration specialists from its US practice to Madrid, strengthening the firm’s international arbitration capabilities in Spain.
New Madrid team members will build out the successful practice that has been developed by Rafael Murillo (head of the Litigation and Arbitration practice group in Spain), Natalia Gomez (Litigation partner) and ranked arbitration specialist Luis Paradell (based in Madrid and Rome), assisted by Jose Luis Prieto, senior associate Katherine del Mar– barrister (England & Wales) – and associates Laura Lozano and Patricia Beltrán.
New team members include senior associates Madeline Snider (pictured top right) (previously based in New York) and Marta García Bel (pictured bottom left) (previously based in New York and currently in Milan and Madrid), and associates Alexandre Alonso (pictured bottom right) and Julián Rotenberg, previously based in New York and Washington, D.C., respectively. Top international Arbitration practitioner Noiana Marigo (pictured top left) (partner and head of international Arbitration for the Americas and Co-Head of Latin America Practice), based in New York, will also be spending part of her time in Madrid.
This will bring the Madrid Arbitration team to 12 lawyers at Freshfields.