Litigation and Arbitration

Our Litigation and Arbitration practice area has a team of with solid technical knowledge and wide experience in all types of matters,

which allows us to always design the most legally convenient and economically efficient strategy for the client, regardless of the complexity of the assignment and the business sector involved.

Our Arbitration team is made up of a group of highly qualified professionals specialized in the resolution of disputes before the most prestigious national courts of arbitration - Court of Arbitration of the Madrid Chamber of Commerce (CAM), the Civil and Commercial Court of Arbitration of Madrid (CIMA), the Spanish Court of Arbitration or the Barcelona Court of Arbitration (TTAB), among others - and international arbitration courts - the Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce of Paris (ICC), the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) or the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne (TAS).  Some of our lawyers also serve as arbitrators in the aforementioned courts of arbitration.

Our areas of activity in the field of Litigation and Arbitration are:

  • Validity, interpretation and enforcement of commercial and non-commercial contracts.
  • Contractual and non-contractual liability claims.
  • Termination and rescission of contracts.
  • Liability of directors, auditors and managers.
  • Commercial distribution, agency, supply and franchise contracts.
  • Challenging company resolutions and all types of corporate conflicts.
  • Disputes related to contractor agreements and work for hire agreements.
  • Procedures for the adoption of interim measures, including those taken in support of judicial or arbitral proceedings.
  • Proceedings for the enforcement of judgments.
  • Proceedings to vacate, correct, modify and enforce national arbitration awards.
  • Proceedings for recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards.


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Gonzalo Ardila Bermejo



  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018

The Chambers Global 2020. Dispute Resolution

The Chambers Global 2020.Dispute Resolution- Portugal

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution – Spain

"The lawyers have a lot of experience and are very specialised, but also work between departments so that they can give you a well-rounded opinion. In this sense, the work they do is very thorough; it is a very effective service."

The Chambers Europe 2019. Dispute Resolution – Portugal

«(Clients) admire the firm's ability to "deal with complex issues in a very short time" »

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«Gómez-Acebo & Pombo provides ‘versatility and expertise in different areas of an issue’»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«‘incredibly committed’ team»

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

«The ‘great’ team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is ‘very efficient’ and has a ‘strong capacity to handle disputes involving various jurisdictions’»

The Chambers Europe 2018. Dispute Resolution

"Great availability and excellent personal treatment"

The Legal 500 2018. Dispute Resolution

“Very good team”
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