Francisco Marcos | IE Law School

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Francisco Marcos

Professor IE Law School

An expert in economic analysis of law and commercial law, Francisco Marcos has enjoyed an intensive career in research and teaching in prestigious universities such as Harvard, Georgetown, California (Berkeley) and Bologna. In October 2006 he was appointed General Director of Competition Policy at the Regional Antitrust Authority, stepping down from that position on September 2009. Professor Marcos teaches law at IE, having studied as a Fulbright scholar (1994-1995) and having enjoyed a scholarship for the Real Colegio de San Clemente de los Españoles (1997-1998).

Professional Background

Client and Users’ Ombusdman at SGAE
Director of the IE Observatory on Competition Policy
Lawyer in Landwell

Teaching & Research

Professor of competition law. IE
Professor of corporate law. IE
Professor of securities regulation. IE

Academic Background

PhD in Law, U. degli Studi di Bologna
Master of Laws, U. of California in Berkeley
PIL, Harvard Law School
Law Degree, U. Oviedo


La negociación cruzada en mercados de valores extranjeros. Las “Depositary Shares”

Significant Publications

A Vueltas con la Definición del Mercado Relevante: US v. Bazaarvoice

Marcos, F.
Actas de Derecho Industrial y Derecho de Autor, Vol 34 : 640-643 , 2014

Competition Law Private Litigation in the Spanish Courts (1999-2012)

Marcos, F.
Global Competition Litigation Review, Vol 182 (4): 167-208 , 2013

El ámbito de aplicación subjetivo de la Ley de Defensa de la Competencia

Marcos, F.
Revista de Derecho Constitucional, Civil y Mercantil, Vol 142 , 2012