Previously to join Dentons, Berberena worked in other prestigious international law firms such as Ashurst or Baker & McKenzie and in the national law firm Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.
A Law graduate from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, he holds a Master’s degree in Comparative Law from the Université Libre de Bruxelles and in European Law and European Community Policy from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has more than 25 years of experience in providing comprehensive advice on labour and social security law to both Spanish and international companies.
Throughout his career, he has specialised in matters and issues such as hiring of employees and managers; modification, suspension and termination of individual and collective labour relations; salary policies, incentives and pension plans; drafting of labour audit and due diligence reports; as well as labour aspects arising from corporate restructuring and mergers and acquisitions of national and cross-border companies. In addition, he has extensive experience in labour litigation, regularly intervening in judicial and extrajudicial proceedings, as well as in collective bargaining procedures.
Dentons’ new managing counsel is a member of FORELAB (Spanish Forum of Labour Lawyers) and combines his work as a lawyer with teaching, giving courses for practising lawyers at the Madrid Bar Association on various labour law matters, while also participating in the master’s degree programme run by the Instituto de Capital Riesgo on “private equity for employers.”