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Daniel Sarmiento


Daniel Sarmiento


Visiting Professor at IE University


Global Public Law and Governance

Daniel Sarmiento is an academic, lawyer and entrepreneur specialized in European Union Law. Besides practicing law in a leading Spanish law firm, he teaches intensively on all EU-related areas of law, as well as promoting EU Law through EU Law Live, an information platform of which he is Editor-in-Chief and founder. He teaches in IE Law School, IE University, since 2015. His practice in European Union law covers a wide range of areas, such as fundamental rights, state aid, banking law, litigation and constitutional law.

Corporate Experience

  • Editor-in-Chief, EU Law Live, Spain, 2019 – Present
  • Counsel, Uría Menéndez, Spain, 2015 – Present
  • Legal secretary, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2007 – 2015

Academic Experience

  • Visiting Professor at IE University, Spain, 2015 – Present
  • Professor of EU Law, University Complutense, 2006 – Present

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Law, University Complutense, Spain, 2004
  • Degree in Law, University of Granada, Spain, 1994 – 1999