Esther Gorjón

Esther Gorjón

Abogada

 

“There has to be high aspirations, moderate expectations and small needs”

H. Stein

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Law and Economics Degree. Universidad de Deusto, Bilbao (2000).

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

Master in Corporate Legal Advice (LLM) Instituto de Empresa (2008).

Between 2001 and 2007 she prepared to sit the public competitive examination to join the Judicial and Fiscal Careers (2001-2007).

WORK EXPERIENCE

Esther started her career as a lawyer at Uría Menéndez in February 2009 and worked for such law firm until June 2014. Throughout such time, her professional practice focused on the Litigation and Arbitration Practice Area.

In September 2014 Esther joined Mavens, thus becoming part of the Firm´s Litigation Team, where she advises mainly on civil and commercial disputes. She is actively involved in both litigious and non-litigious proceedings, mainly in the following areas:

  • Contractual liability: banking agreements and financial products, defects in construction projects, indemnities regarding agency, distribution and franchise agreements.
  • Corporate litigation: challenging corporate agreements, disputes between shareholders and liability actions against directors.
  • Tortious liability.
  • Inheritance Law.
  • Insolvency proceedings: claw-back actions.

Enforcement of foreign decisions in Spain.
She also advises on economic criminal law, especially, in misappropriation, fraud, criminal insolvency and Corporate offences and conflicts between shareholders of a criminal nature.