Julio Iglesias

Counsel ––– Madrid
Member no. 76985 of the Madrid Bar Association
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Julio Iglesias is a lawyer in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez since 2004. He has developed his career in the Litigation and Arbitration Practice Area. Julio regularly advises clients at the pre-litigation stages and on out-of-court settlements. He is also actively involved in proceedings before the Spanish courts and the main Spanish arbitration courts.

Julio’s practice on business law matters encompasses the following main areas:

  • Corporate litigation: challenging corporate agreements, shareholder disputes, disputes regarding shareholders’ agreements, liability actions against directors. 
  • Proceedings regarding consumer law and class actions.
  • Bankruptcy: reintegration actions and insolvency procedure pleas.
  • Contractual and tort liability: banking agreements and financial products, sale and purchase of businesses, financing transactions, product liability, insurance and indemnities regarding agency and distribution agreements.
  • Proceedings regarding the validity and existence of civil and commercial agreements, in particular, advising banks on claims filed by clients and investors.
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  • Law Degree (with honours), Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 2004

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • Club Español del Arbitraje

Teaching activity

Julio is a lecturer on civil litigation law on the Master’s Degree in Legal Practice at the Instituto de Empresa. He is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars on his field of expertise.

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