What does it mean?
mavens means trustworthy experts in complex matters, an English neologism taken from “The Tipping Point”, written by Malcolm Gladwell. For more information, see WIKIPEDIA
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Our priority is you
mavens, our firm, is a Law Firm involved in providing advice to enterprises, institutions, families and individuals in most of their entrepreneurial, institutional, professionaland business activities.
There are no capital letters because we believe that the emphasis should lie on our Clients. Our aim is to cover your needs, regardless of the type: advice, a solution, an alternative, help in decision-making, the execution of a plan, a new strategy… Over time, we gradually adjust our professional and technological skills to the needs of our Clients and the market, at the speed and with the thoroughness they both require.
Main working areas
Business and Entrepreneurship Law
At the Commercial Department we handle the needs of our enterprise clients, providing advice on a broad range of issues, covering both day-to-day business (advice in contractual matters and ordinary corporate activity) and exceptional transactions (sale and purchase of companies and/or undertakings, mergers, spin-offs, segregations, contributions of a branch of activity, etc.). We also advise and assist company shareholders in their mutual relations and with other investee companies, helping them establish devices governing both their co-existence and the terms of their possible exit.
Tax Planning and Tax Advice
The Mavens Tax Department’s mission is to help clients in their professional success, simplifying their work, anticipating problems and offering creative and simple solutions to them, always trying to give added value. Consequently, we provide a service based on common sense, trusting to turn our clients into “unconditional clients”.
Among the different specialities of the Mavens Tax Department, we provide the following services: continuous tax advice (flat-rate monthly fees), Family Business taxation, tax advice to large estates, taxation of corporate restructuring operations (mergers, spin-offs, exchanges of securities, etc.).), inheritance procedures, tax regularizations both nationally and internationally, planning strategies and tax optimization in inspection procedures, tax proceedings before the various Economic Administrative Courts and contentious instances having a high percentage of success even in resolutions of the Supreme Court itself, tax recovery (IIVTNU), impatriation procedures for employees who transfer their tax residence to Spain, etc..
Our professionals have a broad vision of tax law with solid knowledge in taxation (local, regional, international, financial, indirect) and accounting, but also with knowledge in other areas of law (commercial, civil, procedural), which makes our professionals have a joint vision of the situations raised by our clients, a fact that places the Mavens Tax Department as a benchmark in the 360º advice provided to their clients. The experience, capacity and proactivity of our professionals make them able of adapting and understanding the client”.
Civil Law and Conflict Resolution
Our Procedural/Contentious Department, in addition to providing our clients with preventive advice on potential conflicts, offers long-term experience in designing procedural strategies and processing judicial and arbitral proceedings on a multidisciplinary basis. Mavens carries out this activity in practically all business areas and sectors. Of interest is our activity in company law and corporate governance, including all civil and commercial contractual matters, real estate, insurance, insolvency, banking, intellectual and industrial property, competition law, white collar crime, family law and succession, as well as contentious-administrative, employment and fiscal/tax law.
The Mavens Employment Department´s mission is provide a global and integral service to our clients. Our advice covers all aspects of labour law from payroll and recruitment management, to advice on human resources management, business restructuring, legal proceedings, etc. We also provide advice on Due Diligence and advise on the implementation and negotiation of equality plans, teleworking, harassment at work, etc.
Our professionals have experience advising before the actions of the Labour and Social Security Inspection (ITSS), representing the client before it, and planning the strategy to be followed, as well as preparing the requested documentation.
• Advice and asset management service.
• Real state.
• Commercial legal advice.
• Tax assessments.
• Regulatory issues.
• Employment and Human Capital.
• Business criminal law.
• Industrial property & ICTs.
Gema de la Calle
At mavens, our foremost commitment is with our clients: we cover their business needs following the highest ethical and professional standards.
We encourage the diversity of our team members and help each individual person develop his/her professional career in the widest terms, providing a flexible working schedule to enable our employees to balance their family/professional life and leisure activities.
We are proud of helping train young professionals further to our collaboration with educational institutions, e.g.
We belong to the Board of the Esteban Vicente Foundation for the sponsoring of art.
Our environmentally-friendly firm applies a committed paper and energy-saving policy.
We also participate in legal and tax education through our permanent collaboration with Spain’s most renowned business schools