May issue of Iberian Lawyer now online

The May issue of Iberian Lawyer is now available for free download

In the latest issue of the magazine, we take a close look at the most affected practice areas by the COVID-19 crisis, talking with various experts from renowned law firms in Spain and Portugal about Labour, M&A, B&F, Insolvency, Tax and Litigation.

The issue includes a Top 50 Iberian Lawyer Rising Stars, to highlight the legal market young talent in the Iberian Peninsula, as well as to serve as a connecting element for all of them. A tribute to the future of law firms.

We also talk with Delia M. Rodríguez, who directs a Family Law Boutique, Vestalia Asociados, about the impact of confinement on Family Law: visiting, maintenance, inheritances and a possible divorce avalanche when the state of alarm is over.

This edition also features a view from several Law Firm Marketing & Communication agencies as well as in-house CCOs. They are the voice and pulse of law firms in a situation like this.

Other features include:

.- Interview with Mafalda Almeida Carvalho, partner at CCSL Advogados, about investing interest in Portugal.

.- The impact of COVID-19 on Satellite Communications, by Javier Folguera, general counsel and vice secretary of the Board of Directors of HISPASAT.

.- The new technological tools that ECIJA has promoted to help better cope with certain aspects of the impact of the pandemic on our daily lives through Legaltech.

.- An analysis on impact investing, where Maribel Villaró, partner at Cuatrecasas talks about refocusing investment to include social and environmental returns.

.- Interview with Rita Rendeiro, head of Legal and Compliance in ABanca Portugal, who talks about how this bank, which is fully digital, manages to balance itself between existing businesses and new market demands.

.- External contributions from Women in a Legal World and Association of Corporate Counsel, among others.

The magazine is now available in English and Spanish. To download your free copy (issue number 94) click here.

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