Laura joined the Dispute Resolution and Restructuring & Insolvency Groups of Baker McKenzie's Madrid office in 2008. She has also worked in the Firm's Chicago (2011) and London (2016) offices.
Prior to joining the Firm, Laura worked in another leading Spanish lawfirm as an associate of the Civil and Commercial Litigation Department (2004-2008). Laura lectures at the Master for the Access to the Legal Profession at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, the Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles (IEB) and the Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE) on both Insolvency Law and Civil Procedural Law. Laura is the vice-director of the Master for the Access to the Legal Profession at the IEB.
Laura focuses on restructuring negotiations and cross-border insolvencies, schemes of arrangement, and the acquisition of distressed debt and assets. She is also an expert in finding alternatives to filing for insolvency, avoiding directors' liability, reviewing agreements to minimize insolvency risks and claw-back proceedings. Laura also provides advice in civil and commercial litigation matters.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Madrid Bar Association (Colegio de Abogados de Madrid)
- Spanish Arbitration Club (Club Español del Arbitraje)
- Madrid~Spain (2004)
- I.C.A.D.E. (Degree Business Administration) (2004)
- I.C.A.D.E. (Law Degree) (2003)
- Ecole du Commerce of Rouen, France (2003)