Partner of the firm Uría Menéndez of Spain. Law degree from the University of Valencia with National Career Award (1978-1983). Doctor of Law from the University of Valencia with Extraordinary Award (1987). Professor of Commercail Law (1992). Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute in Munich, at the Banking Institute of the University of Mainz, at the Catholic University of Milan. Author of several monographs and scientific articles, among others, on intellectual property, industrial property, unfair competition and advertising, e-commerce.