Julia holds a Law Degree and a Masters Degree in EU Law from the Carlos III University.
She specializes in diverse aspects of aviation law, such as air cargo and passenger claims and all kind of air accidents. She also specializes in maritime law, particularly in marine pollution, transport contracts, incoterms, damage insurance and civil liability.
Verónica holds a Law Degree and a Masters Degree (LLM) from the University of Texas.
She specializes in all matters relating to maritime law, insurance law and recovery actions with special attention to issues subject to arbitration/mediation, cruise ship compensation claims, recreational marine industry and yacht incidents, along with all the rest of maritime accidents.
Yon holds an Economic Law Degree and a Masters Degree from the University of Deusto.
He specializes in all aspects related to land and multimodal transport as well as in insurance and customs law, focusing particularly on cargo and goods in transit claims under CMR, analysis of insurance policies and claims management, and handling of customs files.
Enrique holds a Law Degree and a Masters Degree in Maritime Law and Shipping Business (ICADE).
He specializes in diverse aspects of insurance law, as well as in land and multimodal transport, and international trade. Enrique holds reputable experience in analysis of maritime insurance policies, land transport claims, international sales contract and distribution, apart from being an excellent negotiator.
Mikel holds a Law Degree and a Masters Degree in Maritime Law (LLM) from the University of Southampton.
He specializes in different aspects of maritime, insurance and international trade law. We must stress his outstanding experience in matters related to marine pollution, ship and cargo arrest, sanctioning proceedings, ship purchasing, piracy, advising on insurance policies and handling all kind of claims.
Zuberoa holds a Law Degree and a Masters Degree from the “Escuela de Práctica Jurídica” (ICAV).
She specializes in different aspects of land and multimodal transport as well as in maritime and aviation law with particular attention to transport under CMR-CIM contracts, cargo and passenger claims in land and air transport. She also handles sanctioning proceeding cases, incidents with stowaways and insurance and P&I recovery claims.
José Antonio Domínguez
José holds a Law Degree, Masters Degree in Maritime Law from the University of Deusto, Masters Degree in Maritime Law from the University of Oslo and Master Mariner.
He is a lawyer and a mariner specialized in all areas of maritime, insurance and international trade law, especially those related to advising on any kind of charter party, navigation accidents, and registration of vessels, incidents with stowaways, sanctioning proceedings and claims management for P&Is.
We are members of:
Asociación Española de Derecho Marítimo (AEDM) / European Air Law Association (EALA) / Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) / Propeller Club del País Vasco Puerto Bilbao / Comport Bahía de Algeciras / Cuerpo Consular de Bilbao / Chambers and Partners / Asociación Nacional de Empresas Náuticas (ANEN)
- Judgement of the Spanish Supreme Court in the “SPANAIR crash case”5 June, 2019 - 3:11 pm
The recent Judgement of the Supreme Court (The Civil Chamber) nº 1513/2019, of 17th of May 2019, brings to a close the issue on the assessment of personal injuries in aviation accidents as it states that, in the absence of assessment standards for personal injuries caused in aircraft accidents a compensation based on the existing […]
- THE NEW CODE OF ETHICS20 May, 2019 - 3:57 pm
On March 6th 2019, the General Council of the Spanish Bar approved the new Code of Ethics which came into force on May 9th 2019. This Code encompasses a set of principles of conduct that should govern the professional activities of lawyers and derogates the Code which was in force since 2002. These norms amend […]
- WISTA Spain Annual Meeting – 2019 – “Bilbao in Evolution”30 April, 2019 - 3:29 pm
On 26th and 27th of April, WISTA Spain annual meeting was held in the Maritime Museum (Museo Marítimo) in Bilbao and was cosponsored by our firm. The event was organized by the WISTA associates in Bilbao, Marta Prado, the chair of the panel discussion on 26th; Itsaso Ibáñez, Carolina Ibáñez and the partner of our […]
- Royal Decree 257/2019, of April 12th – Rules Governing the Granting of Special Aids for the Adaptation of Port Stevedoring Services17 April, 2019 - 2:52 pm
In our article dated May 29th 2017 and entitled “Stevedore Service Regulation Eventually Settled in Spain”, we already mentioned the regulation enacted in the Royal Decree-Act 8/2017, of May 12th , which modifies the regulation of workers that provide port cargo handling services, which has been recently supplemented by the Royal Decree – Act 9/2019, […]
- Development of ship agency duties by the Royal Decree number 131/2019, of March 8th26 March, 2019 - 9:52 am
On March 23rd, 2019, the Spanish official gazette published the Royal Decree 131/2019, of March 8th, whereby ship agents’ duties were developed. This new regulation complements the provisions of the State Ports and the Merchant Navy Act – Royal Decree 2/2011 of September 5, and the Spanish Shipping Act 14/2047 of July 24, regarding the […]