Company Law & Corporate Governance

At Mariscal & Abogados, we provide comprehensive company law services to ensure a smooth incorporation and growth of your business in Spain. Our team offers support and guidance throughout every stage of your company’s life cycle.

Our services include, among others:

Company incorporation

We specialize in the establishment of branches and subsidiaries of foreign companies in Spain, completing all necessary legal steps until incorporation and registration with the Commercial Registry and the Spanish Tax Agency.

Annual accounts

Review, preparation of the drawing up and approval documents and submission for registration


And telematic legalization of corporate books at the Commercial Registry

Amendments to articles of association

Implementing any changes to the company’s articles of association according to current regulations (change of name, address, corporate purpose, directors structure and remuneration, among others)

Board secretary services

Support and assistance to the board of directors of companies established in Spain to maintain accurate records of board meetings, distribute information to board members, and ensure compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements of Spanish law

Powers of attorney

Review, preparation, execution, filing and revocation of powers of attorney of any nature

General shareholders’ meetings

Preparation of the meeting agenda and materials, scheduling and venue coordination, attendance and proxy management, minute-taking, communication, and follow-up

Directors’ duties and liabilities

Fiduciary, statutory, contractual, civil, criminal, regulatory

Shareholders’ agreements

Drafting, negotiating, reviewing, and updating pacts, enforcing provisions, assisting with disputes, and negotiating and executing agreements• Share capital changes: legal and regulatory requirements, drafting and filing the necessary documents

Debt issues

Guidance on the legal and regulatory requirements, drafting and negotiating debt instruments, assisting with the issuance of debt, debt restructuring

Winding-up of companies

Filing dissolution papers, managing the distribution of assets, settling debts and obligations, etc.

Information about companies registered in Spain

We have access to official databases and can gather accurate, up-to-date information about a company’s history, structure, ownership, financials, and relevant legal proceedings.

In addition, we have extensive experience in designing and drafting effective corporate governance codes, including bylaws, shareholders’ meeting regulations, board and committee guidelines, and ethical and conduct codes. We assist our clients in addressing governance challenges and provide them with the necessary resources to succeed.