Javier Paredes

Lawyer specialized in Sports law and in labour law; and expert in Estate Planning and Sports Business Management

Javier Paredes has combined his education and professional experience as a lawyer with a 15-year long career as a professional football player until his retirement, in September 2017.

Javier is now focusing, with the same determination he used on the football pitch, on serving the clients needs in the best possible way; for which he is equipped with the required resources. In addition to his degree in Law and permanent contact with professional practice, through his family’s own law firm, Javier has completed his training with the aim of providing a highly demanded service in the sports sector. For this purpose Javier did a specialization in Banking and Investment Consulting at the Spanish Open University (UNED) and an MBA in Sports Business Management.

Javier has the required competences to advise stakeholders in amateur and professional sport.

Email: javier.paredes@nebotpaez-abogados.com


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Areas of practice

Javier has experience in providing legal advice and representing clients in relation to contractual and litigation matters in the areas of labour law, civil law and administrative/regulatory law.


Sports Law

Latest news

Guidelines for professional and federated sportsmen and women determined by ORDER SND/388/2020


2020/05/04|0 Comments

Order SND/388/2020, of 3 May, setting out the conditions for the practice of sport by professional and licenced athletes (published in the Spanish Official Journal (BOE): available Here)

The April 2020 issue of our Sports & Music Law Newsletter on sports law is now available


2020/04/29|0 Comments

You can read our April 2020 Sport & Music Law Newsletter HERE. If you prefer to receive it every month directly in your inbox, then please send us an email to info@nebotpaez-abogados.com indicating in the subject [...]

Osasuna case’: 9 of 11 accused sentenced to prison


2020/04/24|0 Comments

Among those sentenced to prison, there are the former manager of the club, Vizcay, with the heaviest sentence, the former president Archanco and two former Real Betis players, Amaya and Torres. Read the sentence(in Spanish)