Tags : international


Joining the major league

Spanish corporate law specialists Araoz & Rueda advised on some of the headline deals of 2006. While acknowledging that the M&A boom will not last for ever, they are remaining loyal to their niche.


Finding a balance in an era of terrorism, Mary Robinson

Club of Madrid member Mary Robinson believes that international law has been one of the casualties of the terrorist attacks on New York, Madrid and London. How can we be strong in confronting and bringing to justice those who carry out terrorist acts while holding to our core values, including our commitment to respecting the […]


Breaking the rules

Portugal’s largest law firm, PLMJ, say they have reached the top by breaking with convention, while their critics say, more simply, that size can bring its own problems. 


Galp Energia: Working with energy

Formed in 2000 as a result of the merger of a number of energy companies, Galp Energia has quickly become one of Portugal’s largest companies and sees itself as the driving force behind the reshaping of the country’s oil and gas sectors. Iberian Lawyer met up with Rui Mayer, General Secretary for the group to […]


Lawyers without borders

While Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is expanding at home – hiring a team of lawyers from the Mullerat office in Madrid – its international exposure is about to take a leap forward when Fernando Pombo becomes the new international leader of the legal profession.


The view from Miami

{mosimage cw=100 popup=1}U.S. Employment law: A different world US employment lawyer, Mark E. Zelek, suggests that many companies with cross-border operations are surprised by the significant differences between US and Iberian labour practice.