Javier Díaz Gálvez

Díaz Gálvez

Socio • Partner

Work experience

Extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, company sale and purchase and bankruptcy proceedings, as well as litigation in corporate affairs.

1977-1979: Lawyer for a company in the electrical-industrial sector, responsible for internal, commercial and labor legal advice.

1979-1989: Partner at the Abogados Alberto Oliart Abogados Law Firm, engaged in commercial, procedure and real estate advice.

1989-2005: Partner at ERNST & YOUNG ABOGADOS, responsible for corporate commercial, procedure and real estate areas.

2005-2011: Partner in the restructuring department of Roca Junyent.

2011-2013: : Partner in the restructuring department of DLA Piper, Spain.

Education and Qualifications

Law degree from the Complutense University of Madrid, 1979.

Licenciatura en Económicas, Universidad Europea de Madrid, 2013

Real estate agent, 1985.

Negotiation Techniques Program at Harvard University.

Member of ICAM (Bar Association of Madrid), INSOL and TMA.

Teaching activities

Lecturer in activities relating to the commercial law reform, Stock Companies and Limited Liability Companies Act, 1989.

Lecturer in teaching seminars on the new Spanish Law of Civil Procedure, 2000.

Lecturer in teaching seminars and activities relating to the new Bankruptcy Act.

Co-author of a book on the new Bankruptcy Act, 2004.

Coordinator of a book on the Legal Regime for the Relocation of Workers Overseas.

Vice-chairman of TMA: Turnaround Management Association.

AWARDS: Recognized in the 2023 Edition of BEST LAWYERS in the categories of "Arbitration and Mediation", "Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Law" and "Insolvency and Reorganization Law". Recognized in the 2020, 2021 and 2022 Edition of BEST LAWYERS Spain in Insolvency and Restructuring. In 2022 Edition was recognized in the categories of "Arbitration and Mediation" and "Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Law".