Leticia López-Lapuente

Partner since 2019 ––– Madrid
Member no. 76685 of the Madrid Bar Association
  • English



Leticia López-Lapuente joined Uría Menéndez in 2004 and she is partner of the firm since 2019. She heads the data protection and e-commerce area of the firm.

She has more than 15 years of experience advising companies in the technology sector and also to financial and industrial companies in matters specifically related to technology and protection of personal data.

She provides advice on commercial and regulatory aspects, including the preparation and negotiation of contracts (such as outsourcing, cloud computing or digitalization), advice on the protection of personal data and privacy including defense in proceedings before the Spanish Data Protection Agency, cybersecurity, mergers and acquisitions with technological components, consumer law and e-commerce, use of biometric technologies, artificial intelligence, big data, public procurement law, representation before Public Administrations, etc.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, 2003 
  • Finance specialisation course, AB Freeman School of Business, Tulane University, New Orleans, 2003
  • Degree in Business Administration, Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, 2004

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • Spanish Association of Privacy Professionals

Recent publications

  • Leticia López-Lapuente, Lidia Gimeno Rodríguez. In Confilegal (, 29/01/2020

  • Leticia López-Lapuente, Isabel Aguilar. In The Financial Technology Law Review, 3rd Ed. Thomas A Frick (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2020

  • Leticia López-Lapuente, Isabel Aguilar, Livia Isabel Soláns. In The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Fintech 2020. Ben Kingsley (Contributing Editor), Rob Sumroy (Contributing Editor). London: Global Legal Group, 2020

  • Leticia López-Lapuente, Reyes Bermejo, Laia Itziar Reyes Rico. In Lexology, 30/11/2019

  • Leticia López-Lapuente, Reyes Bermejo. In The Privacy, Data Protection and Cybersecurity Law Review, 6th Ed. Alan Charles Raul (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2019. También en Lexology, 25/10/2019