The Team

Joined the firm in

1987

Academic training

Law degree (Deusto University).
Courses of Foral and European Laws (Deusto University).

Practice areas

Civil and Criminal Law

Including the the following within these areas:

Civil Law:

  • Family and Minors Law: advice and legal counsel in all proceedings for marital separation, divorce, children custody, modification of preliminary and final injunctions, dissolution and liquidation of the marital community.
  • Incapacity: Procedures to declare incapacities, legal defense of the alleged incompetent, constitution guardianships, conservatorships and detention procedures.
  • Advice and guidance on all types of legal proceedings of any civil nature, highlighting, but not exclusively, the following subjects: debt recovery, rentals and condominiums.

Criminal Law:

  • Assistance to arrested and/or accused, lawsuits and allegations, everything in relation to all types of criminal proceedings, misdemeanor charges, crimes caused by the use of motor vehicles, crimes and misdemeanors of injuries, threats, coercion, crimes and offenses against property.

Experience

Joining the firm in 1987, she has an extensive professional experience in the field of civil and criminal law, especially those aspects of family law and disability. She has taken part as a speaker in various lectures, courses and seminars, such as in the conference organized by Instituto Tutelar de Bizkaia: "Incapacity. Practical Vision", a seminar organized by Ugartzi on disability and institutionalization.

Another professional information

Member of the Bar of Biscay

Joined the firm in

1992

Academic training

Law degree (University of Donostia-San Sebastian).
Master in European Law(1991).
International relations degree (University of Donostia-San Sebastian) (1990).

Practice areas

Civil, Commercial and Criminal Law

Including the following within these areas:

Civil Law:

  • Advice and legal counsel in matters of civil nature, especially in the areas of Real Estate and Construction (purchase of land, development of projects from a legal perspective, relationship with building agents, claims for construction defects or breach of contracts between sellers and buyers), housing leases, local business and industry and their difficulties.
  • issuance of reports and legal opinions.
  • Intervention in procurement and sale of companies and businesses. Performing process of previous due diligence, recruitment and conflicts derivated thereof.
  • Process of Mediation and Arbitration.
  • Contracts between private parties. Claims for payment or otherwise.
  • Intervention in estate and probate procedures.

Commercial Law:

  • Advice on the Constitution of companies or business development plan by individuals.
  • Design and preparation of operations of expansion and reduction of share capital, statutory modifications, company’s structural modification operations (fissions, reductions, transformations).
  • Representation, support and intervention on behalf of partners or shareholders in companies, advice on stake sale process. Application for audits. Legal counsel to business entities and membership of boards of directors as non executive Secretary. Drafting of Minutes and transcripts of Board Agreements, and preparation and prosecution of corporate documentation.
  • Commercial Contracts. Preparation and analysis of contracts and agreements relating to transactions of a commercial nature. Complaints and disputes judicial and other derivatives thereof.
  • financial claims between companies and of these with individuals. Both extrajudicial and through the monitory procedure and, if necessary, legal proceedings. Exchange procedures (Non-payment of bills, notes and checks).
  • Insurance Law. Claims against insurance companies.
  • Bankruptcy Law. Feasibility study of business solutions, and where appropriate, preparation and supervision of legal bankruptcy proceedings, voluntary or necessary, their incidents and transactions and rating piece. Representation of creditors in bankruptcy proceedings, even as insolvency administrator.
  • Accountability Leads to administrators. Advice for prevention and defense.
  • Intervention in Mediation and Arbitration processes.
  • Family Business Consulting. Relatives protocol development and design of enterprise solutions for generational continuity.

Criminal Law:

  • Advise in criminal proceedings, specially in those related to Business matters (Commercial fraud, concealment of assets , intellectual property crime, falsehoods, and corporate offenses against public administration, etc..) and health and safety at work.

Experience

Joined the firm in 1992 as an Associate. Currently he is part of the team developing the Civil, Commercial and Corporate Criminal Law Areas and collaborates with Labor, Tax, Urbanistic and Administrative Departments.

He has taken part in multiples judicial procedures all around the country (Bask Country, Madrid, Barcelona, Levante).

Participation in forums and specialized courses about Real Estate and Construction and Commercial Law and Bankruptcy.

Another professional information

Member of Bar Association of Biscay.

Joined the firm in

1995

Academic training

Law degree (Deusto University).
Courses of Foral and European Laws (Deusto University).

Practice areas

Civil and Criminal Law

Including the following within these areas:

Civil Law:

  • Family and Minors Law: advice and legal counsel in all proceedings for marital separation, divorce, children custody, modification of preliminary and final injunctions, dissolution and liquidation of the marital community.
  • Inheritance Law: legal advice in relation to national and international inheritance law, including planning wills and trust, bequests or legacies. She gives writing and legal assistance in relation to inheritance advocacy, both judicial and extrajudicial procedures.
  • Advice and guidance on Civil Proceedings at Court: debt recovery, rentals, rescission of contracts and boundaries.

Criminal Law:

  • Assistance to arrested and/or accused, lawsuits and allegations, everything in relation to all types of criminal proceedings, misdemeanor charges, crimes caused by the use of motor vehicles, crimes and misdemeanors of injuries, threats, coercion, crimes and offenses against property.

Experience

Joined the firm in 1995 as an Associate.Currently, sheis part of the management team developing the Civil and Criminal Area, especially those aspects of family law, minors and inheritances.

Another professional information

Member of Bar Association of Biscay.

Joined the firm in

1996

Academic training

Law degree (UNED.

Practice areas

Civil and Criminal Law

Including the following within these areas:

Civil Law:

  • Family and Minors Law: advice and legal counsel in all proceedings for marital separation, divorce, children custody, modification of measures, dissolution and liquidation of the marital community.
  • Inheritance Law: legal advice in relation to national and international inheritance law, including bequests, legacies and structure of wills and trusts. Legal assistance in relation to inheritance advocacy, both judicial and extrajudicial procedures.
  • Advice and guidance on Civil Proceedings at Court: debt recovery, rentals, rescission of contracts and boundaries.

Criminal Law:

  • Assistance to arrested and/or accused, lawsuits and allegations, everything in relation to all types of criminal proceedings, misdemeanor charges, crimes caused by the use of motor vehicles, crimes and misdemeanors of injuries, threats, coercion, crimes and offenses against property.

Experience

Joined the the firm in 1996 as an Associate member. Currently he is a member of the management team developing the Civil and Criminal Area, especially those aspects of family law, minors and inheritances.

Another professional information

Member of Bar Association of Biscay.

Joined the firm in

2001

Academic training

Doctor in Law by the University of Deusto (1996).
Law degree Legal-Economic Specialist at the University of Deusto (1987-1992).
Master in Business Law from the University of Deusto (1993).
Diploma in Business English for the "London Chamber of Commerce and Industry" (1993).
Course on the New Bankruptcy Law organized by the Faculty of Law of the University of Deusto (6 credits) who is credited with the training necessary for the performance of the office of trustee in bankruptcy (2004).

Practice areas

Labor and Commercial Law

Including the the following within these areas:

Labor Law:

  • General advice to companies and private.
  • Legal advise all kinds of legal proceedings before the labor courts (claims for payment, layoffs, substantial modification, functional and geographical mobility, recognition of rights, holidays, job classification, etc..).
  • Records redundancy dismissal procedures extinctive and suspensive.
  • Collective bargaining.
  • Collective conflicts.
  • Procedures to the Inspectorate of Labour and Social Security.
  • Safety and Health at Work.

Commercial Law:

  • Advice of companies.
  • Legal advise in bankruptcy proceedings.
  • Liability of Directors of the Board.
  • Commercial / Corporate Law.
  • Manufacturing defect claims.

Experience

He began his career in 1993 as adviser at CONSULTEC Bilbo, SL, until in 1996 he joined the Group REPRISS a company dedicated to home delivery, courier and transport. He performed legal functions for group companies and was in charge of the Human Resources Department. He was legal counsel to National Association of Manipulated, Mail, and Delivery of Small Packages (Areka) and later of the National Association of Management and outsourcing small parcel shipments (ASEDE), performing functions as providing direct advice to associates and the Association itself, defending the interests of the Association before the Administration (Ministry of Development, Postal Inspection, ...), or possibly in the courts, as well as participating as advisor in collective bargaining of the state Convention sector.

In 2001 joined as an associate member to this office an integral part of the team developing management labor and commercial area.

Teaching experience:

1997-1999: Teaches Labor Law and Social Security in the Master of Occupational Risk Prevention at the University of Deusto.

2009-2011: Associate Professor in School of Secretarial Studies at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the University of Deusto, teaching the subject of Law II (Labour Law).

Since 2010: Associate Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Business, at the University of Deusto, teaching the subject Law II (Labour Law).

Since 2011: Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Deusto, teaching subjects of Labour Law and Social Security, Social Law International Contracts.

Another professional information

Member of Bar Association of Biscay.
Member of the Professional Association of Tax Advisers of the Basque Country.

Joined the firm in

2009

Academic training

Law degree (Deusto University).
Legal-Economic Specialist.

Practice areas

Civil and Criminal Law

Including the following within these areas:

Civil Law:

  • Advice and guidance on all types of legal proceedings and arbitration.
  • Manufacturing defect claims.
  • Drafting of contracts and trading in all types of transactions.
  • Inheritance Law: legal advice in relation to inheritance law, including planning wills and trust, bequests or legacies. She gives writing and legal assistance in relation to inheritance advocacy, both judicial and extrajudicial procedures.

Commercial Law:

  • Corporate law: drafting statutes, company formations, cleavage and separation of partners.
  • Advice and legal counsel in proceedings relating to banking products, swaps, preferred.
  • Drafting commercial contracts.
  • Liability of Directors of the Board.
  • Dissolution and extrajudicial liquidation of companies.

Experience

Joined the firm in 2009 as an Associate. Currently, she is part of the management team developing the Civil and Commercial Area.

Another professional information

Member of Bar Association of Biscay.