Javier Arenas Olivencia is a senior associate in the Corporate Practice Group, specialising in private equity and mergers and acquisitions (M&A), at the firm’s Madrid office.
He has extensive experience in advising both domestic and international investment funds and companies across a wide range of sectors and industries regarding the sale and purchase of companies and businesses, joint ventures, mergers and other corporate restructurings.
In addition, Javier provides recurring advisory services on corporate law and contractual elements to Spanish companies and international groups with a presence in Spain, and he has participated in several financing transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, Javier was part of the corporate and M&A practices of an international law firm operating in Spain and a Spanish law firm, where he was recognised by Best Lawyers 2022 and 2023 in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Law, as well as by PBV Directory 2022 for Corporate/M&A in Spain and as a Specialist.
He has collaborated with legal media such as Expansión Jurídico, Hay Derecho, Thomson Reuters and Legal Today.