José Vicente Morote is an International Partner of Andersen Tax & Legal and Head of the Public and Regulatory Law Practice in the Madrid and Valencia offices.
He was previously Partner and responsible of the Public and Regulatory department of Olleros Abogados and Managing Partner of LexUrban Abogados & Urbanistas, part of LexCorporate Abogados, a firm specializing in Public Law, providing advice on administrative, Urban and Real Estate Law issues. Before this, he was an associate at the Public Law Practice of J&A Garrigues.
Jose Vicente Morote has advised a number of Public Agencies on Administrative Law issues since 1995.
Jose Vicente has PHD of Law from the University of Bologna. He was appointed Dean of the Law University Catolica de Valencia, San Vicente Mártir, from 2007 to 2014. He is a Public Servant specialising in administrative issues at Local Authority (on special leave).
He has participated as teacher in several courses and conferences in several universities and institutions. He has published a number of books on Administrative Law issues, namely 'Las Circulares normativas de la Administración Pública, Editorial Tirant Lo Blanch; 'Comentarios a la Ley Reguladora de las Bases de Régimen Local’, Civitas Thomson. Madrid; 'Práctica de Administración Local: Formularios y Documentos', published in 2006. He has also written a number of articles and taken part in the drafting of codes, compilations, translations and recessions. Furthermore, he has directed a number of Postgraduate Theses (PhD) and other academic works.Lecturer of Administrative Law of the Official Master's Degree for the BAR access, Universidad Francisco de Vitoria of Madrid.
Lecturer of Administrative Law of the Official Master's Degree for the BAR access, Universidad Europea de Valencia.
He has been ranked as 'Lawyer Of The Year' in the field of Administrative Law in 2015 and 2017 and Real Estate during 2016 in Best Lawyers directory. He is also listed in Best Lawyers directory for Environmental Law, Land Use and Zoning Law and Real Estate Law. Under his direction, Public Law Area has been recommended by The Legal 500 guide in 2017.