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Jorge Azagra

Senior associate ––– Barcelona
Member no. 38785 of the Barcelona Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Litigation

  • International Arbitration

  • Insolvency and Financial Distress

Languages
  • English

  • Catalan

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Profile

Jorge Azagra joined Uría Menéndez in 2012 and he is Senior associate of the firm in our Barcelona office since 2020. Between March and September 2017, Jorge worked in the London office of Slaughter and May, where he was an international secondee in the Banking and Financing team.

His practice is focused on advising domestic and foreign companies on disputes before the Spanish courts and tribunals and international and national arbitration.

He also advises on matters involving insolvency (including advising on the acquisition or sale of productive units within insolvency proceedings), pre-insolvency and restructuring proceedings, as well as on contract law and consumer protection matters.

Jorge is also a pro bono counsel for a national foundation.

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Education

  • Law Degree, Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona 2012
  • Business and Management Degree, Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona 2010
     
Education

Professional associations

  • Barcelona Bar Association
  • Club Español del Arbitraje
     

Teaching activity

He is a civil law lecturer at the School of Law of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona.

Recent publications

  • Jorge Azagra, Guillermo García, Marina Cantalapiedra Perdiguer. In International Trust Laws and Analysis. Company Laws, Wealth Management & Tax Planning Strategies. William H. Byrnes (Editor), Robert J. Munro (Editor). The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 2020

  • Raimon Tagliavini, Jorge Azagra. In Foro de Marcas Renombradas (www.marcasrenombradas.com), 30/04/2020

  • Raimon Tagliavini, Jorge Azagra. In Foro de Marcas Renombradas (www.marcasrenombradas.com), 06/04/2020

  • Jorge Azagra, Constança Borges Sacoto. In Investment Arbitration Outlook Uría Menéndez, n.º 6, 2020

  • Cristian Gual, Jorge Azagra. In The Legal 500: Litigation Country Comparative Guide. London: Legalease, 2018