Álvaro Navarro

Counsel ––– Madrid
Member no. 74849 of the Madrid Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Employment

  • English

  • French



Álvaro Navarro is a lawyer in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in 2003 and specialises in employment and social security law.

Álvaro has extensive experience in advising Spanish and foreign companies on labour law issues relating to mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring transactions and redundancy procedures. He has also participated in the adoption of measures related to internal flexibility.

Álvaro advises on employment contracts, including employment contracts for senior executives, collective bargaining agreements, salary and benefits policies and employee codes of conduct.

He also advises Spanish and foreign companies on immigration matters.

A substantial part of Álvaro’s practice involves advising clients on their employment disputes, representing them in court and in the negotiation of out-of-court settlements. He also has extensive experience in the preparation of labour and social security reports and audits.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE), 2001 
  • Master’s Degree in Business Legal Practice, Instituto de Empresa, Madrid, 2002
  • Diploma in Labour Law Practice, Escuela de Práctica Jurídica, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2005

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association

Teaching activity

Álvaro is a lecturer on labour law at the Centro Universitario Villanueva.

Álvaro is a regular speaker at legal seminars, conferences and courses relating to labour law.

Recent publications

  • Álvaro Navarro, Alba Pérez Canet, Laura Saiz Trillo, Inés Martínez Arteta, Ariadna Teruel Cruzado. In Nueva Revista Española de Derecho del Trabajo, n.º 237, 2020

  • Álvaro Navarro, Marta Domínguez Royo, Juan Pablo Parra Gutiérrez, Belén Velasco Pardo, Victoria López Díaz. In Nueva Revista Española de Derecho del Trabajo, n.º 234, 2020

  • Álvaro Navarro, María Ángela Álvarez, Pablo de la Morena Corrales, Borja de la Macorra Pérez, Àngel Beltran i Pueyo. In Nueva Revista Española de Derecho del Trabajo, n.º 230, 2020

  • Álvaro Navarro, Daniel Cerrutti. In International Labour and Employment Laws. 2019 Main Volume. Timothy J. Darby (Editor), Ute Krudewagen (Editor). Arlington: BNA Books, 2020

  • Álvaro Navarro, Alba Pérez Canet, Ignacio Moreno Lucenilla, Juan Pablo Parra Gutiérrez, Sergio Peña Durán. In Nueva Revista Española de Derecho del Trabajo, n.º 219, 2019