Babiano Abogados
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Team

Pasion. Experience. Diligence.

 
 

Our legal team.

 
 

FOUNDER

Luis Babiano

The founder of the firm, Luis Babiano Álvarez de los Corrales, qualified as State Attorney  in 1978 having practiced in Leon and Cadiz until his exceedance in the 1983. He was Secretary of the Economic Administrative Courts of León and Cádiz; Secretary and Member of Contraband Courts; Legal Adviser of the ports of Cádiz and Algeciras; Chief Lawyer of the State in Cadiz, Jerez de la Frontera and Algeciras and; administrator of the RUMASA holding company due to its expropriation by the State.

In 1983 he took up an extended leave and began to develop his activity in the private sector having been Chairman of the Control Committee of CAJASUR; Honorary member of the CAJASUR´s General Assembly; President and Secretary of the Valderrama golf club; Member of the Board of Directors of Cartier Spain; External consultant of Sotogrande, S.A. And member of multiple boards of administration of different mercantile entities with businesses in the zone. Luis Babiano is fluent in English and French, both oral and written.

Experience

  • State Attorney in León.
  • Founding Partner of Babiano Abogados since 1978
  • Head of State Attorney in Cádiz
  • Secretary of the TEAP of León
  • Secretary of the TAEP of Cádiz
  • Clerck of the Smuggling Court of Cádiz
  • Lawyer of the Royal Bank of Scotland in España
  • Lawyer of the Danske Bank in España

Languajes

English/French

Education

DEGREE IN LAW from Universidad de Sevilla
Sevilla, 1974

STATE ATTORNEY
Madrid, 1978

 
 

 
 

PARTNER

Marta Babiano

Marta holds a degree in Law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. She has worked in the Department of Intellectual and Industrial Property Law, as well as Procedural Law and Arbitration of the international firm Hogan Lovells, acquiring a great deal of experience in the fields of Arbitration, Procedural Law and Banking Law. She later joined boutique firm De Castro Morenilla, where she took part in national and international arbitrations, bankruptcy proceedings and commercial litigation. After a couple of years in De Castro Morenilla Marta worked as legal counsel for Barclays Bank PLC in London where she specialized inlitigation related to banking matters and Investment Banking and Financial Law. Marta also took part in the sale process of Barclays Bank, S.A.U to Caixabank, S.A. Process after which she was made responsible for all the investment banking litigation cases in Spain and coordinator of all claims and litigation in Spain and Portugal that related to the American, European and British sanctions imposed on the Barclays Group due to benchmark manipulation

Marta has an LL.M from the Instituto de Empresa in Madrid and also completed her legal training at the London School of Economics (London), where she attended an intensive course on international commercial law. During her practice as in London she has attended several courses of Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA"). Marta has also worked in the Commercial Law Department of KPMG Abogados. Marta is fluent in English and French, both oral and written.

She joined Babiano Abogados as a partner in August 2015.

Education

DEGREE IN LAW FROM UCM.
Madrid, 2010

LL.M FROM IE.
Madrid, 2015

INTENSE COURSE ON INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW at LSE.
Madrid, 2016

 

Experience

  • Internacional Firm Hogan Lovells.
  • De Castro y Morenilla
  • Barclays Bank PLC (London)

Languajes

English/French

 
 

 
 

PARTNER

Paula Babiano

Paula holds a degree in law from the Complutense University of Madrid, and a Master's degree in stock exchange and finance at Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles in Madrid. Subsequently, she prepared oppositions to the Corps of Registrars of Property, Mercantile and Furniture Goods of Spain, passing twice the examinations referred to Civil and Commercial Law.

During four years she was part of the Litigation and Arbitration department of Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves-Pereira, where he specialized in civil and commercial proceedings. She also took part in several transactions involving the sale of various companies, such as the Barceló Group by Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios or Food Service Project, S.L. by the Mexican group Alsea. She has also taken part in the sale and purchase of real estate such as hotels, shopping centers and buildings, such as the purchase by Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios of the Hotel Guadalmina in Marbella, or the Hotel Jardines del Teide, taking part in the due diligence and negotiation process and draft of the SPA. Paula is fluent in English and French, both oral and written.

She joined Babiano Abogados as a partner in February 2016.

Education

DEGREE IN LAW FROM UCM.
Madrid, 2008

Preparation for oppositions to the CORPS OF REGISTRARS OF PROPERTIES, MERCANTILE AND FURNITURE GOODS OF SPAIN.
Madrid, 2012

Experience

• Cuatrecasas, Litigation and Arbitration department

languajes

•English/French

 

 

Our administrative team

 

Julián Kelly

paralegal

He joined Babiano Abogados in 1983 as a translator and currently coordinates the signatures of the deeds of sale and mortgage loans of the Fuengirola office.

 

Gemma del Prado Montoro

Coordinator of Human Resources

Responsible of the Accounting and Tax area, Responsible of the area of usiness Administration Relations with Financial and Banking Entities. She also performs financial control functions.

 

Francisco Troyano

He joined the office of Fuengirola in 2007 and is in charge of accounting and recording in the Land Registry the deeds of sale and mortgage loans.

 

Estíbaliz Alambide

Secretary of management, coordinator of the various activities of the office and the customer service area.

 

 

Also, the office has a large support team, which dominate several languages, such as English, French and Swedish.