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Bufete Escura participates in the Bilennial IBA Latin American Regional Forum Conference in Mexico

María José Esteban and Fernando Escura, partners of Bufete Escura, participate in the Biennial Congress of the International Bar Association (IBA) in Mexico, held from March 14th to 16th. The main theme of the Congress was the role of lawyers, especially in Latin America. Among the conferences, it is worth highlighting the one made by Maria José Esteban on the future of the legal profession and legal services. In this session also [...]

2018-03-21T09:40:35+00:00 March 21st, 2018|International Desk|0 Comments

Spanish Golden Visa

In 2013, Spain introduces the Law 14/2013, of September 27th, on support for entrepreneurs. This law enables non-European nationals to obtain qualified residency permits in return for investing in Spain, becoming this authorization popularly known as the Spanish Golden Visa. Bufete Escura has a specialised professional team which provides advice on real estate and investment matters and on the whole processing of Golden Visa. Due that Bufete Escura has received many inquiries [...]

2018-03-19T09:28:17+00:00 March 19th, 2018|International Desk|0 Comments

The International Obligation to Have a Compliance Program

The liability of legal entity for offences committed in their organizational context and for their benefit is a reality in a growing number of countries. In fact, most European states have internal regulations in this area that adapt the various existing EU Directives. However, the domestic law of each State means that there are some variations from one legal system to another. For example, in certain countries (for example, in Portugal) there [...]

2018-03-02T10:55:15+00:00 March 1st, 2018|International Desk|0 Comments

Power of Attorney granted by a Foreign Public Notary

The effects and validity of the powers of attorney granted abroad for the conduct of legal businesses in Spain still representing a continuous conflict between the public notaries and the registrars. In order to guarantee the validity of the representation alleged by a power of attorney, it must be apostilled in accordance with the Hague Convention of 5th October 1961 and, where appropriate, be translated. Additionally it must accomplish with the requirements [...]

2018-02-02T17:29:52+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|International Desk|0 Comments

Fernando Escura member of the International Bar Association (IBA)

Fernando Escura becomes a member of the International Bar Association (IBA). The IBA is the world’s leading organization of international law practitioners, bar associations and law societies. This international organization integrates more than 190 bar associations and covers more than 160 countries. Fernando Escura, Partner Director of Bufete Escura, becomes a member of the Academic and Professional Development committees; Corporate Law and mergers; the European Regional Forum; the Institute of Human Rights of IBA [...]

2018-01-31T10:15:22+00:00 January 31st, 2018|International Desk|0 Comments

Criminal Liability of Legal Entities: Case of Transnationality

Due to the importance of the issue of the Corporate Criminal Compliance at both national and international level, Bufete Escura has prepared and article in order to inform about the criminal liability of legal entities which is generating a growing jurisprudential body that develops the legal provisions in this regard, since these are not always sufficient to answer all the questions that arise. Hereby, Bufete Escura analyses the case of transnationality under [...]

2017-12-20T16:55:12+00:00 December 20th, 2017|International Desk|0 Comments

One more year, Best Lawyers distinguished lawyers from Bufete Escura

Best Lawyers, the most prestigious guide of lawyers in the United States, has already published the list of the most outstanding Spanish lawyers by specialty, for the year 2018. Among the most outstanding lawyers, 8 lawyers from Bufete Escura have been selected, having received a total of 11 mentions in the areas of Corporate and M&A, Tax, Litigation, Banking and Finance and Real Estate Law. It is a pride for Bufete Escura [...]


This week the eleventh edition of the MEDAWEEK (Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders), , ​​takes place in Barcelona from November 22nd to 24th. Albert Sant I Pont i Andrea Piscedda, from Bufete Escura attended to the official opening where Mr. Nikolaos K. Margaropoulos, Secretary General of the World Federation of Consuls (FICAC) and member of Interlegal, participated as a speaker. The event was presented by Anwar Zibaoui (General Coordinator of MedaWeek Barcelona), [...]

2017-11-27T11:22:38+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|International Desk, Room of press|0 Comments