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Francisco Peláez

A lawyer with Bar Association Membership Number 12910. He is the partner in charge of the litigation law department at the firm VIALEGIS Abogados. He has extensive experience in all kinds of civil and commercial litigation and arbitration proceedings; however, within his field of practice, due to its importance at the moment, he has become a specialist in legal proceedings related to “Consumers and Users”, providing advice to different companies, in particular financial institutions.

He has a law degree from Barcelona University and was awarded the Extraordinary Graduate Prize. He has a PhD in law from Barcelona University. He was a full-time lecturer in litigation law at Barcelona University from 1988 until 1999, when he became head of the litigation law department at “ESADE” Business School, Law Faculty, University “Ramón Llull” (Barcelona) and coordinator at this university for “Civil Litigation” in the master’s degree for Admission to the Legal Profession. He has also been a lecturer at the “Centre for Legal Studies and Specialised Training” of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia and a collaborator at the “Spanish Law School” (Escuela Judicial de España) under the control of the General Council of Judicial Power, to organise training courses for judges, senior judges and other professionals in the world of law.

He has published various articles and papers in his field of specialisation: civil litigation/commercial law; organising and taking part in conferences, round tables and seminars at several universities and institutions.

He has been Secretary General and Vice-President of the Catalan Independent Young Entrepreneurs' Association (AIJEC); combining these posts with those of head of the Legal Counsel Committee, arbitrator in disputes between partners and companies and legal consultant on the Executive Committee. He is also a founding partner and member of the AFA (Arbitration Promotion Association).

Since 1988 he has acted as a consultant for several Ministries and Departments of the Government of Andorra; collaborating with various lawyers in that country on civil and commercial legal proceedings of great importance.


Tel.: +34 932801144
Fax: +34 932802596
Address: Av. Diagonal, 652, Esc. A 8º - 08034 Barcelona

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