Galvez Pascual

COMMERCIAL
LITIGATION
DOMESTIC & INTERNATIONAL
ARBITRATION
ENERGY & INFRASTRUCTURE
DISPUTES
CORPORATE
LITIGATION
BANKING & FINANCE
DISPUTES

Values

focus

Focused

Our strength lies in profound specialisation: we are a law firm boutique devoted only to dispute resolution, handling major and complex litigation and arbitration cases.
conflictfree

Conflict-Free

Unlike big law firms, we maintain our independence as advocates ready to litigate against virtually any institution or individual.
flexible

Flexible

We adapt to the needs of our clients by using contingent fee and other alternative fee arrangements, both on the plaintiff and defence side.

trialready

Trial-Ready

Our business is winning cases, focusing on the heart of a dispute and not wasting our time or our client’s.

About us

GALVEZ PASCUAL is a business litigation & arbitration boutique devoted to the resolution of complex cases and/or international disputes resolution, representing clients or assisting other firms’ practices in their litigation or arbitration work. The offices of the firms are based in Barcelona and Madrid but has also several agreements with legal firms in most of the relevant cities of the world which permits worldwide co-operation. Our client base is highly diversified, ranging from multinational, foreign and Spanish corporations, through mercantile and investment banks and hedge funds international organizations.
It is one of our main goals to understand the specific characteristics of the sectors in which our clients operate, including banking, finance, telecommunications, oil and gas, infrastructures, construction, real estate, consumer goods or pharmaceuticals, to name but a few. Also major international law firms, including foreign firms with Madrid or Barcelona offices that have no court practice, regularly ask us to defend the interests of their clients before the Spanish, Portuguese and EU Courts.
Practice areas
GALVEZ PASCUAL offers comprehensive counseling and advocate services relating to the resolution of business disputes through domestic litigation and alternative dispute settlement mechanisms. The firm also provides pre-litigation advice in cross-border transactions with a focus on international and domestic trade and corporate law, as well as international investment law (ICSID).

In cases requiring the co-operation of a larger team, GALVEZ PASCUAL is supported by a well-functioning network consisting of partner law firms and experts domestically and abroad.

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

The lawyers in our Commercial Litigation practice have represented clients in virtually every type of business and commercial dispute. We routinely assist our clients with preemptive advice on potentially contentious aspects of major corporate and commercial transactions. Our clients often seek aggressive, trial-ready advocates who will demonstrate both the client’s legal resolve and also its readiness to pursue its legal remedies through a trial. 

INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION

We are well versed in arbitration and related court proceedings, such as jurisdiction challenges, freezing orders and the enforcement of arbitral awards. Our expertise in the international field is reflected in the wide variety of clients for whom we act including airlines, ship owners, gas and oil companies, traders and entrepreneurs. We never lose sight of the commercial realities, consequences, the pressures and priorities that our clients have to face every day. 

IP LITIGATION

Galvez Pascual is uniquely situated to handle cases involving all types of IP claims, including in combination with related claims of trade mark infringements, contract disputes, unfair business practices and other causes of action. Our litigation practice handles significant standalone trade mark infringement and anti-counterfeiting cases for major international clients also covering the range of false advertising and unfair competition claims. 

ENERGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE DISPUTES

We provide specialist advice on construction and engineering disputes, acting for a diverse client base of contractors, private developers, funders and other stakeholders involved in high value construction and engineering work. We have advised on a broad range of projects including commercial, industrial, retail, hotel and leisure, energy and other major projects such as large engineering schemes and infrastructure projects. 

BANKING & FINANCE
DISPUTES

Galvez Pascual’s Banking & Finance Litigation lawyers are specialized in claims from professional investors and medium and large companies against financial institutions. Our clients include banks, funds, wealth managers, private equity funds and other financial institutions, as well as high net-worth individuals. Because we have no transactional department, we have no deal business to protect, nor do we have business conflicts. 

THIRD-PARTY LITIGATION
FUNDING

Galvez Pascual provides assistance to our clients in obtaining funding for their procedures through our extensive network of contacts with global major funds. We also advise assist litigation funds on reviewing litigation or arbitration potential cases through a legal due diligence. In addition, Galvez Pascual’s team is also well known in the litigation financing world and has a good track record in obtaining third-party financing in appropriate cases.

 

BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN LITIGATION

Galvez Pascual specializes in disputes concerning Bitcoin and blockchain technology applications and explores the implications that have for a wide variety of legal issues for companies and founders. Although the industry is in its nascent stage, our lawyers have handled disputes relating to cryptocurrency, blockchain, and ICOs, and draw on extensive experience and familiarity with this emerging area.

START UP DISPUTES

Our team have litigated partnership and startup disputes in a wide variety of industries, including high-tech and computer startups, entertainment companies, finance and investment concerns, and real estate ventures. We have expertise in the various disputes that may arise in startup projects, including issues relating to contract disputes, dissolution and insolvency or valuation of partnership interests.

COMPETITION DAMAGES LITIGATION

The rise of private claims for damage caused by cartel competition law infringements represents an excellent opportunity for those firms that have suffered damage at the hands of cartelists to obtain compensation for their loss. Here at Galvez Pascual we will bring you a rounded perspective on the best available strategies for maximising the opportunity in this complex but very rapidly developing area of litigation.

Tech Litigation

We understand technology. It promotes change transforming the business litigation.
We work with you to navigate the complexities and grasp the opportunities that technology brings in every area of dispute resolution

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CONTACT

Our offices
Address:
  • Barcelona Calle Muntaner 292 | 08021 Barcelona | Spain
  • Madrid Monte de Esquina 30 | 28010 Madrid | Spain
Contact

+34 93 414 70 32
+34 646 747 816
info@galvezpascual.com

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