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...
Juan José Zabala
Part­ner
Spain, Madrid
Juan José Zabala Guadalupe is a State Attorney on professional leave of absence who specialises in dispute resolution and judicial review law, tax proceedings, public procurement, administrative ...

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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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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Seville
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
Avenida Diego Martínez Barrio 10
41013 Sevilla
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

Online Services
In today's fast-paced business environment, you need to stay up to date on the latest industry regulation to anticipate and handle any potential issues that could impact your business. Through our online services, we offer you access to relevant legal know-how – quickly and easily.
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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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News

CMS Competition Contact Card
16/02/2018 To find your local CMS Competition contact, please view the PDF below.
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Competition & EU
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Your introduction to CMS
February 2018 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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CMS - Where to find us
February 2018 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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Publications

NGOs can ask the Commission to review its decision on genetically modified feed and food
The General Court decided in its decision of 14 March 2018 that non-governmental organizations (“NGOs”) can ask the Commission to review its decision on authorizing the placing on the market of genetically modified food and feed.
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Lifesciences
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German court rules no luxury goods in food retail outlets
On 6 April 2018, the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court ruled that the food retailer real, whose parent company is Germany’s Metro AG, may not sell luxury cosmetics made by Japa-nese manufacturer Kanebo in its food retail stores, and that the manufacturer can.
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Consumer Products
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The Aconcagua Bay – “always accessible”
On 26 March 2018 the Commercial Court ruled, in an extremely succinct decision, that a warranty in a voyage charterparty that a berth is “always accessible” encompasses both entry to and exit from the berth.
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Insight

Insight
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Events

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CMS webinar series: Final Countdown to GDPR
24/04/2018
With GDPR taking effect across the European Union in May 2018, privacy compliance has risen up the...
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TMC - Technology, Media & Communications
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Sep
Annual Conference - Trends in the Consumer Products Industry
26/09/2013
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Consumer Products
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Jun
Breakfast Roundtable | Preventing and minimising directors’ liability. Lessons learned from recent cases
26/06/2013
Dear Sirs, Recent cases concerning directors’ liability, and forthcoming legislative changes, have o...
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