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Javier Fernández-Samaniego

Samaniego Law - Madrid

Javier Fernández-Samaniego - Samaniego Law
  • Serrano, 16 – 6D
  • Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • 28001

Profile submitted by Javier Fernández-Samaniego

Main Areas of Law

Focuses on Commercial DR and Tech & Privacy projects. Assists clients in expansion to Europe, LatAm and US.

Work Highlights


Founder of Samaniego Law, an alternative iberoamerican law firm (2017), MP of Bird & Bird in Spain (2005-2016), head of the IT and Communications at Linklaters (2000-2005), head of Technology and DP team at Cuatrecasas (1997-2000) and lawyer at the CDTI (1995-97). 

Professional Memberships

Admitted to Bar in Madrid. Foreign Legal Consultant (The Florida Bar). International arbitrator and accredited mediator. Senior Fellow at FIU developing Latin Atlantic Tech Law Collaborative.

Languages Spoken

Spanish, English, French and Italian.


Author and speaker. Keeps a blog at FIDE Foundation.