People

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César Albiñana
Man­aging Part­ner
Spain, Madrid
César specialises in advising on mergers & acquisitions, the securities market, corporate law and administrative law. He is a member and/or secretary on the Board of Directors of several companies. H...
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Rafael Suárez de Lezo
Man­aging Part­ner
Spain, Madrid
Rafael is managing partner of CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo and a member of the CMS Executive Committee. He possesses vast experience in the securities market, corporate law, mergers and a...
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Juan Ignacio Fernández Aguado
Part­ner
Spain, Madrid
Juan Ignacio possesses vast experience in civil and commercial litigation law, insolvency law, financial crime litigation and contentious-administrative litigation.Moreover, he is an arbitrator for...

Expertise

Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo has grown remarkably with our prime objective being to provide our clients with the most comprehensive service possible. Our clients operate in markets that demand the sp...
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German Desk [ESP]
Comprising both Spanish and German lawyers, the CMS German Desk provides legal and tax guidance to companies in Spain and Germany, advising on all matters relating to transnational commercial...
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French Desk [ESP]
Comprising CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo and CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, the CMS French Desk provides legal and tax guidance to companies in Spain, France and other French-speaking countries, a...
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Locations

Madrid
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
Paseo de Recoletos 7–9
28004 Madrid
Spain
CMS' Spanish-based firm, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo, employs more than 100 lawyers located in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville, and is regarded as one of the most prestigious in the Spanish market, s...
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Marbella
Spain
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Barcelona
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
Paseo de Gracia 85
08008 Barcelona
Spain
CMS' Spanish-based firm, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo, employs more than 100 lawyers located in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville, and is regarded as one of the most prestigious in the Spanish market, s...
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Online services

Law-Now
Keeping abreast of business-relevant industry regulation and legal know-how is a challenge. To help you stay up to date, CMS offers you Law-Now, a market leading online knowledge portal and email news service that covers 75 areas of law and 20 sectors across 30 jurisdictions.
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CMS e-guides
So you can access important legal know-how on the go, many of our publications are offered as e-guides. These provide you with a dynamic way to view and manage expert legal content online.  You can read an e-guide online as well as offline and can easily navigate to the content that interests you most.
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RegZone
RegZone provides you with expert analysis and daily news from the fast-changing world of financial institution regulation. The platform has a substantial online research resource and a flexible email service, tailored to your needs.
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Careers

Your Application
Our application process at CMS varies from country to country. We do this to ensure that specific qualifications for a position as well as local market needs are fully taken into consideration. However, the standard process is to submit a written application that, if successful, will be followed by personal interviews.
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Working for CMS
Welcome to our worldAt CMS we strive to spend more time looking at our clients’ world than inwards at ours.  That’s what makes our approach different. Being able to see things from our clients’ perspective means our people are approachable and accessible.
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About CMS

About Us
Ranked as a Top 10 Global Law Firm, CMS is present in over 42 countries and boasts more than 74 offices worldwide. Our 4,500 plus CMS lawyers offer you specialist advice on numerous sectors tailored to your needs, whether in your local market or across multiple jurisdictions.
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Corporate Social Responsibility
‘Your World First’ includes being a responsible corporate citizen and connecting to the wider world. By leveraging our talent, geographic reach and resources, we strive to make a positive impact on the world by supporting those who are working on solving social and economic challenges.
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Awards & Rankings
We are in business to help your business. So we are proud to accept market recognition for our performance as a welcome indicator that we are succeeding in our efforts to provide you with the highest quality of service and advice.
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News

CMS - Facts & Figures
November 2017 To have a sneak preview on our firm, please view our latest facts & figure brochure. If you would like to learn more about our services in the countries we are located, please open our countries...
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CMS - Where to find us
November 2017 For a compact overview of all CMS offices and contact details, please download the brochure below. For more information on our services, please refer to the countries panel at the top of the page. 
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Your introduction to CMS
16/11/2017 When we set out to create CMS in 1999, our three guiding principles were: stay close to our clients’ long-term goals and specific business challenges; recruit lawyers who really care about results; a...
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Publications

Consumer Products Alert | News | October - November 2017
13/12/2017 Consumer Products last news:1. Regional taxes on large retail establishments2. Restrictive practices 3. Courts4. Mergers5. OtherSee more (English version) >>
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Consumer Products
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Capital Markets Union – how will it help SME funding?
06.11.2017 The Capital Markets Union project was announced in July 2014 by EU Commission President Juncker and it seeks to remove barriers to the free flow of capital in Europe, and increase the role that...
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Banking & Finance
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Consumer Products Alert | News | August - September 2017
10/10/2017 Consumer Products last news:1. Intel Case2. Restrictive practices3. Courts4. Mergers5. OthersSee more (English version) >>
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Events

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Oct
Webinar: Brexit Management Intellectual Property
05/10/2016
Since the inception of the EU, intellectual property law has been an area of significant EU-wide...
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03
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Invitation to the CMS Dispute Resolution Client Seminar
03/11/2015
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The ULI Young Leaders Spanish-German Exchange in Madrid
16/09/2016 Madrid
On 16 September, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo shall host the ULI Young Leaders Spanish-German E...
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