José Ángel Cano Muñoz


Tel.: (+34) 93 415 74 00 
Fax: (+34) 93 415 84 00 

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Partner. José Ángel joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 1991 and became a partner in 2001.

Education and professional career

  • Master of Law from the University of Barcelona (1987).
  • Post-graduate degree in Tax and Financial Law, scholarship from the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation, Barcelona (1990-1991).


Mergers & acquisitions, foreign investment, corporate wholesale and retail distribution, corporate restructuring, family businesses, corporate conflicts and real estate law.

Membership of Professional Bodies and Associations

  • Barcelona Bar Association (since 1992).
  • International Bar Association (IBA).


Practice Areas

- Mergers & Acquisitions

- Corporate

- Real Estate and Town Planning


Publications and Conferences

He has published many articles and is a regular conference speaker both nationally and internationally in his specialized field:

  • Les Nouvelles Opportunités Immobilières en Espagne-Conference in collaboration with  LVI Avocats Associés, Paris, 2013
  • Amendment to the Law Against Late Payments in Commercial Transactions- AECQ (Spanish Chemical Distributors Association), Barcelona, 2013
  • The Spanish Legal System of Real Estate Property,Thompson on Real Property - Lexis-Nexis, 2011
  • Setting up in Spain, Practical Legal Issues- ZKGS Seminar, Tel-Aviv, 2010
  • Legal Advances in the Fight Against Late Payment in  Private and Public Procurement Contracts -Catalan Labor Development Commission Magazine (Foment del Treball Nacional), 2010 (coauthor)
  • Insolvency Buy-out Situations: What is the Best Practice in Spain?-Interlaw Regional EMEA Conference, Tel-Aviv, 2010
  • Corrective Measures to Combat Late Payment in Commercial Transactions -Legal Conferences at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Barcelona, 2010
  • Corporate Governance Agreements -IFAES Conference on Shareholder Agreements, Barcelona 2006
  • Real Estate Business in Sport Tourism-(Recoletos), President of the Conference, Barcelona 2006
  • Mergers & Acquisitions, Thomson Aranzadi Conference at Catalan Labor Development Commission (Foment del Treball), Barcelona 2006


Spanish, French, Catalan and English.



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