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TMT: Telecommunications - Spain
Public Law - Spain
This content is provided by Javier Torre de Silva
Javier Torre de Silva has been practising as a lawyer at CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo for 26 years, working across several legal disciplines. He currently leads CMS' global telecommunications group and is Head of CMS Spain's TMC department. Javier also advises on public law and regulated sectors and is the co-head of the firm's infrastructure team, as well as dedicating a significant amount of time to arbitration and civil law concerning contracts, the topic on which he based his doctoral thesis.
He is on professional leave from his role as a State Attorney, a position he held for over 12 years where he was responsible for hundreds of judgments on diverse matters, including constitutional reform and the majority of the regulations on the liberalisation of the telecommunications sector in Spain, not to mention his work on numerous public contracts and regulated sectors.
He is a member and representative of the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Committee at the Royal Academy of Jurisprudence and Legislation.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, Italian.