Advising on corporate and commercial law; advising national and international companies on corporate and M&A transactions; also advising on foreign investment control in Spain.

Ana Álvarez advises national and international clients on company sales and mergers, corporate reorganizations, collaboration agreements and joint ventures, as well as on contractual and corporate matters.

She also advises companies on the new authorization system for foreign direct investment (FDI) in strategic sectors. This system includes infrastructure and critical technologies; energy, food safety and other essential inputs; sectors with access to data; and other sectors involving essential activity.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, she worked at another leading law firm; at Cuatrecasas, she has developed her career between the Madrid and Vigo offices.

She is a non-board member vice-secretary of the board of directors of several companies and a member of the Vigo Bar Association.

She speaks regularly on commercial law and FDI at different courses and academic and business forums.


  • Postgraduate studies in Business Valuation and Corporate Accounting
    Barcelona School of Management-Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2021

    Postgraduate studies in Compliance
    Universidad de Navarra, Spain, 2020

    Master in Business Law
    Universidad de Navarra, 2009

    Bachelor of Laws (specializing in economics and business)
    Universidade de Vigo, Galicia, 2008