Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira
9 28010 Madrid
Tel: +34 915 247 620
Fax: +34 915 247 655
Mr. Aparicio has ample experience in data protection, the Internet, and new technologies, both in litigation and in advising Spanish and international companies on an ongoing basis.
He was director of the legal department of the Spanish Data Protection Agency, participating in the meetings of the European Commissions Article 29 Data Protection Working Party created by the directive on this matter and comprising the data protection authorities of the EU member states, as well as in the groups of experts in this area in the Council of Europe, Interpol and the Schengen.
He also collaborated with the Spanish parliament as secretary and member of the group of experts who were commissioned to draw up the draft bill for the current Organic Law on the Protection of Personal Data.
He also worked as counsel for the state before the Court of Appeals in appeals against decisions by the Spanish Data Protection Agency.
In 2000, Mr. Aparicio took voluntary leave to work as director of the legal department of a company specialized in Internet consultancy, e-commerce and e-building.
IT Law Practice:
Our TMT Group was created to offer clients in the TMT sector a highly specialized and industry-focused service by a coordinated group of professionals from the firm’s different disciplines, each with extensive knowledge of the markets and technologies concerned. This team is recognized for its professional attitude, fast response, sound advice, expert knowledge and holistic approach.
The team comprises lawyers from different departments, including IT/IP, public and administrative law, corporate, competition and litigation, and from our different offices, providing a seamless crossborder service.
Our TMT lawyers are experienced in providing advice with top professionals who are experts in related areas (such as technical engineers, economists and consultants). Together, they provide a full value-added service to the client.
Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira:
Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira is a leading law firm in Spain and Portugal. We represent some of the largest listed Spanish and Portuguese companies, and advise on strategic transactions and foreign investments in the Iberian market.We have 235 partners and 718 associates, all with the same focus: the client.Our headquarters are located in Barcelona, Madrid and Lisbon. We have international offices in the largest financial centers, Latin America, Asia and Africa.
We are aware of the importance of updating our clients throughout the various processes and are fully dedicated to the matters we work on, striving to resolve them with the maximum diligence possible. Ongoing communication with our clients is fundamentan we inform them of the strategies we apply when handling their cases and continuously update them on the management of those cases.