About us

We assist our clients worldwide with the most complex matters, committed to one principle: the best teams and the best lawyers.

Left to right: Rafael Fontana (Cuatrecasas senior partner) and Javier Fontcuberta (Cuatrecasas managing partner).
Lawyers must be honest and empathetic toward clients because if not, they are not good lawyers.
Rafael Fontana
Senior Partner
We are passionate about law. We are passionate about people. We listen to our clients, we untangle their problems and we provide them with honest solutions. Our greatest satisfaction comes from the trust our clients place in us, enabling us to participate in the construction of their future.


We share our clients’ objectives, successes and challenges. We are committed to accompanying and helping them at each stage and in all areas of their business. We offer tailormade solutions through our international network made up of specialized and interrelated practice areas.

Rule of law
Our advisory services reflect the unquestionably vocational nature—for clients and society—of our profession. Integrity and transparency are always present in our practice and enable us, with the help of our pro bono program, to contribute to the achievement and preservation of rule of law and access to justice.

Our people
Over 19000 professionals based at our 26 offices work as a single team: they collaborate, share challenges and work together to always exceed our clients’ expectations.

We incorporate environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) criteria in our service provision and in our internal management. Our sustainability management is assessed externally, and in 2022, we obtained the Ecovadis gold certificate.

We apply innovation in all areas. We use technological processes and resources to complement our legal activity to the benefit of our clients. Our Knowledge and Innovation Group (ACI) is constantly implementing new projects to promote our global R+D+I strategy. Click here for more information.

Sustainability Report

Our activity last year, focusing on ethical, responsible management and value services

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A first-class, multidisciplinary and diverse team


In 12 countries and with 4 country desks, specialized by regions


International focus and multicultural work groups


Speaking our clients’ languages

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News and institutional information

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Most innovative law firm in continental Europe (excluding the UK)
FT Innovative Lawyers, 2023
Firm of the year in Europe
The Lawyer, 2022
Most innovative firm in "Using data" category
FT Innovative Lawyers Awards 2022
Sixth most popular international firm in Latin America
The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association, 2022
Ranked first in majority of practices
Chambers Europe, 2022
Best law firm in Environment and Sustainability
Chambers Latin America 2022
Spain M&A legal advisor of the year in 2020 and 2021
Mergermarket Europe M&A Awards
Ranked first in majority of practices
Legal 500
Iberian law firm of the year, 2020
The Lawyer
Firm of the Year in Spain
Women in Business Law Awards 2022 Europe
Spanish firm of the Year
Who's Who Legal Awards 2023 & 2022
Most innovative law firm in Europe (outside UK)
Financial Times, 2019
Second Most Attractive Employers according to law students
Universum & People Matters, 2022
Spanish law firm of the year
Forbes, 2019