Daniel Marín Moreno

Managing partner – Barcelona


Degree in Law (J.D.) and Master’s degree (LL.M.) by Esade University, Barcelona (1999)
Academic exchange at Karl-Franzens-Universität, Graz, Austria (1998-1999)
Master’s degree (LL.M.) from Columbia University, New York, where he was awarded a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar prize for academic excellence (2004)
Recipient of a “La Caixa” Scholarship to pursue advanced legal studies in the United States (2002)
He has attended the “Leadership in Law Firms” at Harvard School (Boston 2014)

Professional career

Expert advisor to the World Bank in the creation of the project “Invesment Accross Borders”
Chair of the International Investment and Development Committee and Ambassador for Spain of the American Bar Association
Academic partner of ESADE Law Faculty in the field of management strategy
Daniel Marín has passed the exams to become an English Solicitor (2001) and a New York State attorney (2004)
He was Secretary of the Board of Directors in Catalunya Banc. (2013-2015)


Mergers and acquisitions of companies, advising both strategic buyers and investment funds, restructuring operations, acquisitions of companies in special situations, restructuring of companies, and in general investments in and from Spain. He is also one of the main market experts in foreign investments in Cuba, where he has led some of the main operations

Membership of professional bodies and associations

Member of the Barcelona Bar Association since 1999
Member of the Law Society of England and Wales since 2001 (not practicing)
Member of the Bar of the State of New York since 2006 (not practicing)
American Bar Association
International Bar Association
Member and Secretary to the Board of the Columbia Alumni Association of Spain
Member of the Board of the Esade Law Alumni Association (1999-2006)




He has published many articles, including several contributions to the International Lawyer. He is an assiduous collaborator of Doing Business in Spain, published by Matthew Bender. He was partner for Spain of the World Bank Project “Doing Business” every year since 2006. He is a frequent lecturer and has written various articles on mergers and acquisitions, foreign investment in Spain and bankruptcy


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  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018

The Chambers Global 2020. General Business Law: International Firms – Cuba

The Chambers Europe 2020. Corporate/Commercial (Barcelona) – Spain

"a great lawyer."

Best Lawyers 2020 (since 2015). Corporate and M&A Law

Best Lawyers 2019 (since 2015). Corporate and M&A Law

The Chambers Global 2019. General Business Law: International Firms – Cuba

"He understands how things work in Cuba, he's a great interlocutor and has excellent client service. He is a top professional."

Best Lawyers 2018. Corporate and M&A