Accolades and Awards

Our firm is recognised by the most prestigious legal directories, both at the national and international levels, as one of the leading firms on the Spanish legal scene.

Chambers and Partners, stated:

“Ramón y Cajal Abogados has established itself as one of the top Spanish law firms”.

Since its founding, recognition of our attorneys’ work has only increased: with each passing year, more of our practice areas and professionals are acknowledged.

With regard to our Capital Markets’s area, the leading directories note:

“Ramón y Cajal has traditionally been known for its superior capital markets expertise, having been involved in several IPOs and securitizations in the past. Its leading reputation is mainly drawn from the strong name that lead partner Francisco Palá boast in this area”. Legal 500


"I would rate this firm's service as excellent, particularly the solid technical knowledge, negotiation ability, and understanding of regulatory issues"​. Chambers and Partners


M&A have earned the following marks:

“Ramón y Cajal has carved its place as one of Spain’s leading corporate and M&A firms, fielding a hugely experienced team of very well-connected partners”.  Legal 500




“This team has established itself as a strong force in the Spanish corporate market, and has increased its national profile within this practice area.”. Chambers and Partners


Another practice area which has always received special recognition is Government and Regulated Sectors:

"Ramón y Cajal Abogados fields a strong practice for regulatory and public works issues". Legal 500
 "The lawyers have a lot of good ideas, comply with all our expectations, and are flexible and open to suggestions"Chambers and Partners



Furthermore, one of the practice areas which has witnessed the largest increase in recognition in recent years is Litigation:

"The team co-ordinates very well and always manages to keep us up to date". Chambers and Partners





As well as Restructuring and Insolvency:

"Ramón y Cajal Abogados is noted for its ‘outstanding performance, availability and professionalism".  Legal 500
"It was a remarkable experience working with the firm; the lawyers have a deep knowledge of restructuring and an absolute dedication and commitment to the client". "The partner in charge of the deal knows how to delegate but he is always available and fully supports his team, co-ordinating in order to solve the relevant matters". Chambers and Partners

Our Tax Department has received, as well, very good feedback: 

"The lawyers are specialists in the tax area and are working a lot with the administration so have lots of contacts"​. Chambers and Partners 
The IT Department has had some good comments:
"Ramón y Cajal Abogados’ Norman Heckh is ‘a cutting-edge, thoughtful and smart lawyer’, whose team has ‘outstanding knowledge of data protection and IT law"Legal 500

Not only our practice groups receive special recognition; when considered on an individual basis, our lawyers are very highly esteemed by directories such as those mentioned as well as others including as Best Lawyers or IFLR1000.