The prestigious international directory Best Lawyers has just announced its 2018 edition, featuring 9 Araoz & Rueda lawyers among the best in Spain.
The professionals who have achieved this important recognition in different categories are: Alejandro Fernández de Araoz (Corporate/M&A), Pedro Rueda (Corporate/M&A and Private Equity), Rafael Bazán (Banking and Finance and Corporate and M&A), Jesús Conde (Real Estate), Clifford J. Hendel (Arbitration and Mediation / Arbitration, Banking and Finance, Corporate/M&A, International Arbitration and Finance), Javier Prieto (Tax), Francisco Solchaga (Natural Resources and Energy), Alfonso Suárez (Labor and Employment) and Ainhoa Veiga (Competition, Antitrust, Information Technology).
“It is an immense satisfaction for us that almost all our partners have been listed on more year among the best lawyers in Spain by this reputed directory, especially because it means the high consideration that our peers have of our firm, and ratifies our commitment to offer an advice of the highest quality”, said Pedro Rueda, co-founder of the firm.
Best Lawyers is a US legal directory operating in the market since 1983 and currently analyzing the best lawyers in 17 countries, having included Spain within the jurisdictions of research one decade ago. The directory recognizes each year the practice of lawyers by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers and vote for the candidates to receive this important international recognition.
About Araoz & Rueda
Araoz & Rueda is a Spanish full-service law firm with over twenty years´ experience providing legal advice. With a consolidated corporate and commercial practice and particular expertise and market recognition in M&A and Private Equity, the firm currently operates in more than 30 countries. It advises foreign companies with interests in Spain, as well as national companies operating abroad. The firm enjoys numerous recommendations in prestigious legal directories such as Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, IFLR 1000 or Best Lawyers.