Alier Abogados, a Madrid office of more than 30 professionals with offices at Serrano 240, has communicated the change of its commercial name to Selier Abogados. The firm, founded by Grupo Atisa, a company specialized in outsourcing processes, has announced that the change responds to several factors, among which the maturity and growth experienced by the brand stand out.
“We want to take this step for several reasons,” explains Pilar Jaquete, Managing Partner of Selier Abogados. “We want to convey to the market that, after a brief but intense transitional foundational period, we have grown in teams and areas, incorporating firms with senior talent to our ranks as a strategic bet for the generation of value to our clients and as a bold formula for growth to give response to the needs of our customers “, clarifies Jaquete.
From the firm they explain that the new denomination responds to the root of snior, linking it with the concept of growing in category and experience.
Along these lines, Jorge Molinero, CEO of Selier, emphasizes that “at the firm we believe that we are at a very different point of maturity for the project. For this reason, we are committed to highly prepared profiles, with experience, thus becoming true business experts. of our clients and with the necessary knowledge to become a legal lever for their growth “. In short, the change responds to a new moment in the firm, “of greater maturity, expertise and growing in the portfolio of services. We believe it appropriate to include it in our own name, also as a guide to our new travel companions, current and to come” , develops Miller.
Since its emergence on the national scene, the firm has starred in several significant corporate movements, such as the one that occurred in April 2020, with the integration of Alonso & Asociados, a firm led by Jos Luis Alonso and Maribel Vzquez, specialized in commercial, corporate and bankruptcy. In addition, the firm appeared in Expansin’s distinguished dispatch billing ranking after reaching 2.1 million in 2020.
More recently, Selier Abogados has incorporated professionals such as Rafael Villena, as Partner, and Daniel Lpez, Senior Associate, thus configuring the new International Tax Department, a key strategic area to accompany the firm’s clients in their operational needs in the outside. Along with these additions, the firm has also been strengthened with the arrival of Silvia Palacios and Ricardo Fortn, as Managing Partner and new Partner in the Labor area, respectively.
New lines of business
In addition, the firm has also launched the area of New Technologies and Data Protection, thus diversifying its portfolio of services and responding to a growing market demand, especially in the context of a pandemic that has accelerated the digital transformation of the business fabric.
Along the same lines, Selier has bet in recent months to strengthen its Renewable Energy department, an area from which its professionals provide comprehensive, highly specialized and multidisciplinary legal advice, particularly necessary in the development of green energy projects.
The change of name will also coincide with the spin-off of Grupo Atisa, which responds to the challenges set out in its new strategic plan, which aims at significant growth for the company, doubling it in 5 years, incorporating new lines of business and betting strongly on the innovation and sustainability. “We believe it is necessary to operate from different companies. On the one hand, the legal services business line, from Selier Abogados, and the BPO and Consultancy process outsourcing lines, which will continue to be provided from Grupo Atisa, but always maintaining the same business direction and values. “, they point out from the signature.
A committed firm
However, the firm will continue to bet on the same values that, since its inception, have made its evolution and growth possible: the constant search for the well-being of both its clients and its own human capital. And the fact is that, as a result of this firm commitment, Selier has been recognized as one of the best law firms to work in Spain. This is reflected in the first edition of the Ranking Best Workplaces Legal 2021, promoted by Great Place To Work and Geric, Muro & Asociados, a consultancy that now operates under the Legal Difference brand.
In addition, in recent months the firm has renewed its commitment to defending diversity and equal opportunities through various alliances with entities such as Smart Women or Eje & Con, recently adhering to the Fundamentals of Equality Manifesto, which is committed to real equity in the legal sector.