Jesús R. Mercader joined Uría Menéndez as counsel in February 2019.
He is a chaired professor of labour and social security law at Carlos III University in Madrid and participates as a speaker at seminars and conferences related to his areas of expertise. He is the author of several key doctrinal publications.
He has been a lawyer of the Constitutional Court (2000-2003) and secretary general of Carlos III University (2007-2015). He was also counsel and academic director of Sagardoy Abogados from January 2015 to January 2019.
He is co-director of the Instituto de Investigación de Derecho y Economía (IUDEC) of Carlos III University and director of studies of its Master’s Degree in Civil Liability and its Master’s Degree in Occupational Hazard Prevention.