Miguel Linares Polaino

Miguel Linares Polaino, a renowned lawyer with over 30 years of experience in Financial Law. After having developed a solid career in Spanish leading law firms, such as Cuatrecasas and Cremades & Calvo Sotelo, he became the founding partner of Linares Abogados in 2010.

For over a decade, Miguel keeps standing out as a legal specialist in FinTech and Innovation, reason why Chambers and Partners continues to recognize him as a “Financial Institutions expert” and a “FinTech expert” Lawyer from 2012 to present.

From Linares Abogados he has been able to provide an array of legal advice to Spanish and International financial institutions in regulatory matters, focusing on sustainability.

Miguel holds a Law degree from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid as well as a Master’s Degree in International Banking and Financial Law from Boston University. He likes to give back to the community, collaborating with several NGO’s projects, foundations (CODESPA), different postgraduate programs at ICADE, Universidad San Pablo CEU, APD, IEB and Universidad Europea de Madrid.