Mr. Mario Fernández

Attorney. Mercantile Law advisor.

Mr. Fernández has a BJuris from the Basque Country University (1988), and he is a member of the Bizkaia Bar since 1999. He has a wide professional career in the professional practice in the areas of Mercantile and Civil law, focusing mainly on the provision of company counseling to both domestic and international groups, serving as Secretarial Officer of the Board or as Legal Advisor in several company groups.

After having developed his professional career in Uria Menéndez and Ernst & Young, Mr. Mario Fernández headed the legal area of Deloitte Abogados in the Basque Country and Navarre (2006-2010). After serving as a partner in Laffer Abogados (2011-2012), in January 2013 he joined CIALT Asesores ,being entrusted the task of opening and managing the Bilbao office.

After 15 years of professional practice, Mr. Mario Fernández has acquired a proven experience in domestic and international restructuring transactions, acquisition-sale of companies, Due Diligence, joint ventures, and contracts, and he has regularly taken part in the drawing up, preparation and follow-up of family agreements for companies, as well as in the negotiation and conclusion of agreements between shareholders. In addition, Mr. Fernández has experience in Procedural Law issues and has provided professional advice in capital risk, debt rescheduling and insolvency transactions, as well as in the area of the new technologies (Organic Law – Data Protection Act).

He has actively participated in a large number of conference presentations and courses run, amongst others, by several businesspeople associations and confederations such as APD, ADEGI, CEBEK, Navarre Businesspeople Confederation (“Confederación de Empresarios de Navarra”), and also by sthe Bizkaia Chamber of Commerce, the Navarre Chamber of Commerce, the Navarre Marketing Club ( “Club de Marketing de Navarra”), the Spanish-Colombian Chamber of Commerce (“Cámara de comercio Hispano-Colombiana”), Bilbao Kirolak, ASLE, Credit Agricole, Albia Capital Partners and Deusto University. In addition, he has published a large number of articles in the specialized press and he teaches at the Master Degree to qualify for the Examination for Access to the Legal Profession (“Máster de Acceso a la Abogacía”) and also at a Master Degree on Business Internationalization  (“Máster sobre la internacionalización de los negocios”).

Attorney. Mercantile Law advisor.


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