ECIJA is a leading law firm in Spain that specializes in Technology, Startups and Entrepreneurship. This law firms is characterised by its commitment to entrepreneurship and believes tomorrow’s big companies are today’s entrepreneurs.
With over 20 years of experience, ECIJA was has consolidated its position as one of the best multidisciplinary and independent firms in the Spanish market, accredited by the most prestigious international directories.
ECIJA OFFERS STARTUPS A WIDE RANGE OF SERVICES AND TAILOR-MADE SOLUTIONS
Ranked amongst the top 10 multidisciplinary law firms in Spain, ECIJA has a wide range operations related to the entrepreneurship sector, collaborating with various accelerators and incubators. ECIJA offers comprehensive legal and finance advice, as well as providing specific training, suited specifically to the startup ecosystem.
In this regard, ECIJA gives full service, advice and develops legal solutions to this type of companies in any of its stages: from the setting-up of a company, trademark registration, website adaptation to the corresponding regulations, licensing agreements, funding rounds, labour, tax and accounting management, protection of intangibles, etc.
EXPERTISE IN DIFFERENT SECTORS AND JURISDICTIONS
With headquarters in Spain, Portugal, the USA, Chile, Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras, Dominican Republic, Guatemala and El Salvador, ECIJA puts at the clients service a team of over 300 professional, with exceptional experience in their areas of specialization, able to work in different jurisdictions and offering extensive knowledge and expertise on different sectors and international markets.
Hugo Écija is the founded ECIJA in 1997 and he is the firm’s current CEO. ECIJA works has many clients, including Lanzadera, Hawkers, Llollo, Wazypark, Promofarma, SocialDrive, amongst others.
BEST LAW FIRM IN TECHNOLOGY
Over the years, ECIJA has won many prestigious awards. In 2018, the Financial Times shortlisted ECIJA amongst the most innovative law firms in Europe and in 2017 Forbes considered it the Law Firm of the Year in Technology, Intellectual Property and Data Protection. For three consecutive years (2016, 2017 and 2018), ECIJA has also won the Best Technology, Intellectual Property and Privacy / Data Protection Law Firm in the Spanish market award from Expansión.