Professor Soledad Atienza is director of the Bachelor of laws at IE University. She has a Ph.D. in social sciences in the area of comparative legal education for lawyers from IE University, and is the author of the book  "Enseñar Derecho ¿Puede servirnos la experiencia de Estados Unidos?" . She is co-chair of the Academic and Professional Development Committee of the IBA (International Bar Association). She is co-director of the Pérez-Llorca Chair for Commercial Law. She has practiced as a lawyer for five years at Pérez-Llorca Law firm.