I have more than thirty years of professional experience as a litigant attorney.
During the last decade, my career has been mainly focused on bank litigation, having directed some cases that have created a precedent before the Spanish Supreme Court. In this area, it is worth noting that I specialize in the defence of SMEs, large companies and institutional investors against financial institutions due to bad practices in the commercialization of all types of products –especially derivates, atypical financial contracts, stocks, etc.-
Nevertheless, my professional practice started in the areas of franchising, distribution, unfair competition, corporate conflicts and antitrust enforcement, where I carry out an intense activity not just regarding litigation and arbitration, but also when advising some of the most prestigious franchise networks at a national and international level.
My devotion to particularly complex issues, which combine
civil and criminal proceedings, and, in some cases, a large number of victims
or an international component, has allowed me to earn repute in the field of
Besides forging an extensive career as a litigation
lawyer, I have also undertaken other activities and held institutional posts.
I am an arbitrator for the WIPO, I founded the Spanish Franchisers
Association (AEF) in 1993 and have been its legal advisor ever since, as well
as being chair of its Legal Experts Committee since 2004.