Sara Sanz

Senior associate ––– Madrid
Member no. 108713 of the Madrid Bar Association
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Sara Sanz Castillo joined Uría Menéndez in 2013 and she is Senior Associate of the firm since 2021. In 2019 she was seconded to the Amsterdam office of De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek (Regulatory Enforcement team).

Sara has over 7 years of experience advising companies, as well as their directors and employees, in criminal proceedings dealing with a wide range of criminal offences (tax fraud, corporate criminal offences, offences against the environment and offences against workers’ rights, among others).

In addition, she has experience advising companies in the development and implementation of compliance programs, as well as in the conducting of internal investigations (both with a domestic scope and multi-jurisdictional).

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  • Double Degree in Law and Business (Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, ICADE).
  • Official certificate on economic crime (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid).

Professional associations

Madrid Bar Association

Teaching activity

Sara is an associate lecturer in the Law and Business Degree program of CEU San Pablo University, where she lectures on criminal procedural law. 

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