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Teresa joined the UK law firm Simmons & Simmons in March 2007 as a result of the merger with Mochales & Palacios, which she joined in 2002. Teresa is a member of the firm's crime, fraud & investigations group of Simmons & Simmons. Prior to joining Mochales & Palacios, Teresa worked in the litigation department of PricewaterhouseCoopers (Landwell), specialising in civil, criminal and administrative proceedings. She has experience of advising international and domestic companies in many industry sectors in their proceedings before the Spanish Courts. She has been an adjunct teacher at the LL.M. on Corporate Criminal Law from 2001 to 2008 and is currently studying a Ph.D. in corporate law at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, preparing a thesis focused on the directors’ criminal and civil liability. She has written several publications on Criminal Law and other related matters.