Alex Dolmans

Alex Dolmans


Email [email protected]​

Phone +34 91 349 82 00

Fax +34 91 349 82 01

LanguagesEnglish, Dutch, French, Spanish

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

"He's very business-minded and is genuinely interested in his client's dynamics".

Chambers Europe 2019

Alex is the Head of the Corporate and Commercial practice of Hogan Lovells’ Madrid office and has over 20 years' experience as a transactional lawyer in Spain. Alex mainly assists international companies on their projects in Spain, or Spanish corporations on investments abroad.

Alex focuses his practice on international M&A transactions, corporate reorganizations, joint ventures, strategic alliances and complex commercial projects. He has also represented clients in a variety of industry sectors over the years and is particularly well placed to assist companies in the energy, industrial, technology, e-commerce, consumer, and life sciences field.

As corporate & commercial law advisor to many multinational companies, he acts as local company secretary for some of our leading clients.

He is also involved in our Pro Bono program. He represents Hogan Lovells on the Advisory Board of the foundation Youth Business Spain which he helped set up in 2014 with several Spanish NGO's, JPMorgan and Accenture.

Awards and recognitions


Ranked in Corporate / M&A (Spain)
Chambers Global


Ranked in Corporate / M&A
Chambers Europe


Leading individual for Commercial, Corporate and M&A
Legal 500 EMEA

2010, 2012-2021

Recommended for Commercial, Corporate and M&A
Legal 500 EMEA


Recommended for Retail
Legal 500 EMEA


Recommended for Industry focus: Healthcare and Life Sciences
Legal 500 EMEA


Highly regarded in M&A
IFLR 1000

Education and admissions


Law Degree, through recognition via Universidad de Barcelona, 2000

Postgraduate Law Degree, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1997

Law Degree, Catholic University of Leuven


Member of Advisory Board of Youth Business International (Spain)

Member, Management Board, Belgian Business Club of Madrid

Advisor in Foreign Trade (Spain) at the Belgian Embassy in Madrid

Dutch Business Club of Madrid

Bar admissions and qualifications


Representative experience

A Spanish oil and gas major on several outbound transactions.

Douglas on acquiring Spanish perfumery and cosmetics retailers "Bodybell" and "Perfumerías if" in two parallel transactions.

Elecnor on several international projects in the energy and infrastructure field.

The listed European sustainable food company Wessanen on its acquisition of Spain's leading organic brands group Biogran.

Héroux-Devtek, Inc. on the acquisition of Spanish aeronautics manufacturer Cesa.

A leading online travel group on various corporate and commercial matters in Spain.

International tech, e-commerce and sharing economy companies on Spanish regulations.

European and U.S. pharmaceutical and healthcare companies on transactional and commercial matters in Spain.

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