Carlos Jiménez de Laiglesia

General Experience

Carlos is the national practice group head for the firm's corporate and commercial department in Spain. He is part of the firm´s international corporate network and is familiarized with the international and Spanish markets.

Carlos has extensive experience in commercial and corporate law advice. He has a deep understanding of the Financial Markets, Life Sciences and TMT sectors and expertise in dealing with all kinds of mergers and acquisitions, commercial agreements and corporate advice, as well as data protection, restructuring and liquidation of companies and all types of civil and corporate proceedings and arbitrations.

He is a recurring speaker in corporate legal events, author of articles for leading Spanish Law and Business newspapers, and co-author in chapters for corporate cases books.

Carlos joined Simmons & Simmons Madrid office as partner in 2007 as a result of the merger between Simmons & Simmons and Mochales & Palacios, where he was a partner. Previously he worked in the legal department of Fondo de Garantía de Depósitos en Establecimientos Bancarios and Bancapital, S.A.