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Javier García de Enterría


Javier García de Enterría


Professor IE Law School


Comparative Corporate and Business Law


Javier is a partner of Clifford Chance. He works in the Corporate and M&A Department.
Javier has a broad experience in all types of M&A transactions, with a special focus on takeover bids, corporate restructurings, corporate governance, regulation of listed companies and ECM transactions, as IPOs or rights issues. A former Corporate and Commercial law professor, he has participated in different committees of experts appointed by the Spanish CNMV, in matters as the corporate regulation for the issuance of securities by listed companies or the activity of the proxy advisors in the Spanish market. According to Chambers & Partners, ""Javier García de Enterría is held in high esteem for his M&A and corporate work, and he has led the team on many of its most high-profile deals. Sources describe him as ""an excellent lawyer and an outstanding individual"".

Academic background:

  • PhD. in Law, University of Bologna
  • LLM, Harvard
  • Graduate in Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid


  • “The differences in meaning and scope of conflicts of interest between shareholders and directors”, April 5th, 2017, Client Briefing.
  • “SOCIMIs: Relevant new MAB developments”, February 16th, 2016, Client Briefing.
  • “Acuerdo político sobre el Reglamento Europeo de Protección de Datos – el 'big-bang' de la protección de datos” (Political agreement on the European Regulations on Data Protection – the big bang of data protection), December 24th, 2015, Client Briefing.
  • “New regime applicable to the issuance of notes”, May 5th, 2015, Client Briefing.
  • “Reform of the Spanish Companies Act and new legal framework for corporate governance”, March 31th, 2015, Client Briefing.
  • “Requirements for the listing of Spanish Real Estate Investment Trusts on the Alternative Investment Market and differences with the Stock Exchange”, March 15th, 2013, Client Briefing.
  • “New legal-tax regime for SOCIMIs”, September 27th, 2012, Client Briefing.