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Tornos Abogados, S.L.P.

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Chairman: Joaquín Tornos
Managing Partners: Alfonso Arroyo
Number of partners: 6
Number of lawyers: 25
Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English, French, German, Italian, Polish

Firm Overview:
TORNOS ABOGADOS, founded in 2004, is based in Barcelona and Madrid and led by Joaquín Tornos Mas, Professor of Public Law and former Dean of the law school of Barcelona University. TORNOS ABOGADOS is a firm devoted to public law practice that provides specialised advice to companies of all sizes, foundations, individuals and public administrations. It is made up of highly qualified professionals who are also lecturers at various universities and law schools, speakers at conferences, and authors of books and publications related to different areas of public law. Since January 2017, the firm has worked in collaboration with Pastor & Martínez Monche Abogados which specialises in company and business law.

Main Areas of Practice:
Public Law
Public Procurement
Enivironmental Law
Urban Development & Real Estate
Energy Law, Regulated Sectors & Competition Law
Litigation In Contentious Administrative Courts
Municipal Taxation
Information Technology, Innovation, Data Protection & E-Commerce
Private Contracting & Procedural Law
Pharmaceutical & Health Law


Public Administrative Law:

■ Advice, coordination and conduct of administrative proceedings before the state, regional and local administration, representing companies, foundations, individuals and public administrations
Contact: Joaquín Tornos
Email: [email protected]

Public Procurement:
■ General advice to companies and individual clients entering into procurement contracts with public authorities, entities and companies
■ Advice and technical assistance to contracting authorities in the drafting and preparation of the tendering specifications
Contacts: Ignacio Baranera and Antonio Sala Cantarell
Emails: [email protected], [email protected] tornosabogados.com

Environmental Law:
■ The firm provides advice to individuals and companies regarding their environmental obligations (water, waste materials, dumping, atmosphere, noise, emission rights, etc.)
Contacts: Joan Perdigó and Rafel Audivert
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Urban Development & Real State:
■ Advice on matters concerning building permits (construction, remodelling, renovation and demolition work), land readjusting and changes in the use of land and buildings, defence in penalty proceedings for planning infringements and land readjusting and property purchasing
■ Real estate transactions (purchases, exchanges, surface rights, mortgages and other real rights)
Contacts: Silvia Mañá and Joaquim Sallarès
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Energy Law, Regulated Sectors & Competition Law:
■ Advice on the energy sector (electricity, oil, renewable energy, energy services, etc.) and other regulated sectors
Contact: Joan Perdigo
Email: [email protected]

Litigation in Contentious Administrative Courts:
■ Legal assistance in proceedings before contentious-administrative courts
Contact: Alfonso Arroyo
Email: [email protected]

Municipal Taxation:
■ Proceedings and appeals before all economical administrative courts
Contact: Alfonso Arroyo
Email: [email protected]

Information Technology, Innovation, Data Protection & E-Commerce:
■ Advice on IT, IP, E-Commerce in the Spanish market and innovative firms
■ Advice on Data Protection services
■ Advice on advertising, marketing actions and media, image rights and conventional exploitation media and new technologies
Contact: Ignacio Baranera
Email: [email protected]

Private Contracting & Procedural Law
■ Advice on the negotiation and drafting of all types of civil and commercial contracts
Contact: Ignacio Baranera
Email: [email protected]

Pharmaceutical & Health Law:

■ Procurement procedures and modification of authorisations for pharmaceutical laboratories
Contact: Cèlia Esquerrà
Email: [email protected]