IR Silver Member

Roger Canals

Partner Arco Abogados

Associated Members

Member Details

  • Spain

Exclusive IR Member for:

  • Commercial Litigation
Passeig de Gràcia, 122 - 124, 3er 1ª - 08008 Barcelona
Barcelona Spain

Committee Member

Roger has been made a Committee Member for the Disputes Group in 2020. As a longstanding member of IR Global, Roger will bring a vast amount of experience to the group.

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Roger has more than 15 year experience as a lawyer. He has developed his career in top Spanish law firms, providing legal advice to both Spanish and International companies operating in a wide range of areas such as life - sciences, retailing, construction, real estate, engineering, chemical industries, automotive and pharma.

His command of English, French and Italian, along with Spanish and Catalan, has allowed him to build up a substantial international practice, managing relevant international clients' interests in Spain, including ongoing legal advice and /or managing of Court cases and restructuring processes on their behalf.

Roger focuses his practice in:

-          Commercial litigation
-          Real Estate
-          Restructuring and Insolvency
-          Public Law
-          White Collar crimes

Firm Description

Arco Abogados y Asesores Fiscales is a firm formed by lawyers and tax advisors focused on providing the highest quality advice to companies and individuals.

Many of Arco’s lawyers have more than 20 years’ experience and a brilliant career at public administrations, leading law firms or private companies, always with an international approach. Our commitment is to provide quality advice and timely responses at competitive prices.

Our lawyers not only speak some foreign languages (English, French, Italian), but understand the clients businesses and needs in the fast moving international environment. We are proud to have very long lasting relationships with many of our clients, Spanish or international. Probably this is due to the fact that we always look for the most cost-effective solutions, while cultivating the personal relationship.

Arco provides the most of the legal services needed by corporations, and it is especially well known for the following practice areas:

-          Litigation and arbitration
-          Commercial agreements, distribution and franchising
-          M&A and joint ventures
-          Real estate & Property
-          Companies’ crisis (Insolvency and restructuration)
-          Public Law, including PPP
-          Company formation and start ups
-          Capital risk
-          Interim legal management
-          Taxation and groups’ reorganizations
-          Corporate Governance
-          White collar crimes
-          Tourism & leisure
-          Nautical law  

In addition, Arco renders some services for individuals, such as tax advice, civil & commercial litigation, real estate transactions, family law, and director’s liability.