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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

Practice Areas

Javier focuses on Dispute Resolution and Tech & Privacy projects. Assists clients in digital transformation challenges and expansion to Europe, LatAm and US.

Professional Memberships

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


Founder of Samaniego Law, an Iberoamerican alternative 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 - Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (1995-97).


Author and speaker. Keeps blog Metamorphosis at FIDE Foundation. Javier speaks Spanish, English, French and Italian.


Javier is often up in the air crossing the Atlantic or up in the mountains, climbing.