Alvaro Garrido Mesa
Senior Associate - Attorney at law

Alvaro Garrido Mesa

Alvaro Garrido Mesa, senior associate, is a member of the Banking & Finance Practice Group in our Luxembourg office He focuses on domestic and cross-border finance transactions.

About Alvaro Garrido Mesa

Alvaro represents leading investment firms, commercial banks, public and private companies in domestic and cross-border finance transactions, including acquisition financing, structured finance and financial regulatory matters. He focuses in particular on financial technologies and advises start-ups, financial institutions and investors on financing, licensing, and regulatory requirements.

Before joining Loyens & Loeff, Alvaro acquired in-house corporate experience at an S&P 500 industrial group listed on the NY Stock Exchange. He is an active member of the Latin America Team and a core member of the firmwide Fintech Team.

What others say about Alvaro Garrido Mesa

Chambers FinTech: Alvaro Garrido Mesa is named Associates to watch. A client enthuses that his expertise on blockchain matters is "unmatched on a European level." (2022)


  • International Bar, 2016
  • Luxembourg Bar (List IV), 2015
  • Madrid Bar, 2012
  • ABBL Distributed Ledger Technology Working Group
  • thinkBLOCKtank, an EU blockchain association 
  • LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology)


  • Master’s Degree in EU Law and Economy, Université Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne (Paris, France), 2013
  • Law degree, University San Pablo CEU (Madrid, Spain), 2012


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

T: +352 466 230 280
E: [email protected]


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