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Sara Sanchez

WHO

Sara Sanchez

AREA

Comparative Private and Business Law

Professor Sánchez has been teaching and researching at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos and Universidad Autónoma of Madrid from 2008 to 2013. From 2014 and until 2016, she has been in practice as a lawyer at the law firm Uría Menéndez, specialised in IPOs. Together with this, she worked as corporate governance and company law counsel to Spanish listed companies.

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Academic Background

• PhD in Law (international mention), Universidad Autónoma of Madrid, awarded with Cum Laude

• LL.M. in European Union Law, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid

• LL.B. in Law, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid

• Business Direction and Administration Degree, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid

• Assistant Professor, IE University

Professional Background

• Assistant Professor, IE Law School

• Lawyer at UríaMenéndez, Capital markets department

• Associate Professor, IE University

• Profesora honoraria in private international law, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

• Associate at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Master degree programs).

• Researcher, Private international law department, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

• Scholarship within the program to train teaching staff, Ministry of Science and Innovation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

• Research trainee, Private international law department, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

• Trainee, Commercial law department at SJ Berwin.

Latest Publications

• Sánchez, S. (2021). “El Convenio de la Haya de Reconocimiento y Ejecución de Sentencias: arquitectura y algunos problemas seleccionados”. Revista Española de Derecho Internacional, Vol. 73 (1): 233-251

• Sánchez, S., Garcimartín, F. (2020). “Reestructuración transfronteriza en la UE: el reglamento europeo de insolvencia y la directiva de reestructuración preventiva”. Revista de Derecho Concursal y Paraconcursal, Vol. 32: 29-38

• Sánchez, S., Garcimartín, F. (2020). “Is private international law tech-proof? Conflict of laws and fintech: selected issues”. In Thomas John, Rishi Gulati, Ben Khöler (Eds.). Elgar Companion on the Hague Conference on Private International Law. Edward Elgar

• Sánchez, S. (2019). “ICOs and Investor Protection: A Cross-border Perspective”. Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation, Vol. 34 (3): 95-104

• Sánchez, S. (2019). “Legal Clinics and Transactional Lawyering in Spain”. Legal Business World, Vol. 27

• Garciamartín, F.J., Sánchez, S. (2019). “Resolution and Contracts”. In Haentjens, M./ Wessels, B. (Eds.). Research Handbook on Cross-border Bank Resolution. Edward Elgar

• Garciamartín, F.J., Sánchez, S. (2019). “Emisión de obligaciones en mercados extranjeros por sociedades españolas”. In Roncero Sánchez, A. (Eds.). Sociedades cotizadas y transparencia en los mercados, Tomo II. Aranzadi

• Sánchez, S., Garcimartín, F. J. (2018). “Derivatives in a cross-border context: a conflict-of-laws analysis”. Nederlands Internationaal Privatrecht, Vol. 36 (1): 72-93

• Sánchez, S. (2018). “Contribución a algunos textos”. In (Eds.). Legislación básica de derecho internacional privado. Tecnos