Candela has great problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to individual clients' needs
Candela is an associate in the Competition & EU Law practice, based in our Madrid office.
She holds a double degree in Law and Business Administration and Management from Comillas Pontifical University (ICADE) and also completed studies at Libera Università Maria Santissima Assunta in Rome, Italy, and at Loyola University of New Orleans, USA. In addition, she holds a Master's Degree for the admission to the Bar from the International University of La Rioja.
Candela has also completed the specialisation programme in European and Spanish Competition Law taught by the Institute of Stock Market Studies of Madrid and has experience in advising national and international companies. She has detailed knowledge of a wide range of Competition Law issues, including procedures before the Spanish competition authority and the European Commission (disciplinary proceedings and merger control), implementation of compliance programmes, regulated sectors and other Community Law issues.
Before joining us, Candela worked in the Department of Competition and European Union Law at a major Spanish law firm and has contributed to several publications focused on her area of specialisation.
Candela speaks English, Spanish and Italian.