Our mission


Justice, solidarity, tolerance, human rights and democratic values


Education and training as instruments of social emancipation and personal development of individuals and groups


Using the law as a tool to foster harmony and protect vulnerable groups

Our projects

The Foundation's activity focuses on five priority areas of action - children, young people, immigrants, prisoners and the fight against poverty - through four lines of action:

Pro bono

Coordinating and offering nonprofit organisations specialist legal advice from Uría Menéndez lawyers.

Standard Terms of Engagement for pro bono work


We design training programmes aimed at the most vulnerable groups in society, using knowledge of the law and other subjects to promote coexistence, integration, equal opportunities and non-discrimination.

Social action

Through the Social Action Committee, we implement volunteer and social action initiatives, both independently and in collaboration with other entities.

Art law

Through the Rodrigo Uría Meruéndano Art Law Seminar, the Professor Uría Foundation encourages innovative legal studies regarding the art world.

Our figures in 2023

508 volunteers
4711 Direct beneficiaries
277 Beneficiary entities

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