Amongst Nicolás’s tasks at the firm is the provision of legal advice in relation to EU Law, EU and Spanish Competition Law and Regulatory Law.
As a member of the Public Law Department, he also advises national and international companies operating in regulated markets, particularly in relation to merger operations and distribution contracts.
Nicolás obtained his degree in law in two jurisdictions; he graduated from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina in 2009 and from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) in 2013. He completed his legal education with an LL.M. in International Law, Foreign Trade and International Relations from Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) and a postgraduate in EU Competition Law from King’s College London.
His career as a lawyer commenced in 2010 and he joined Osborne Clarke in 2017.
Nicolás developed his professional career in both the private and public sector and regarding competition law, prior to joining Osborne Clarke, he was part of a Legal 500-Tier 3 competition team at Ramón y Cajal Abogados, S.L.P.
He is a member of the Madrid Bar Association (2014) and member of the Board of the Spanish Association for the Defense of Competition (AEDC).
Nicolás has published the following:
- “Tratado de derecho de la competencia“, 2nd edition, 2017, Bosch (Wolters Kluwer), Madrid, co-author of chapter 30 “Application of competition law to energy markets”;
- “Apple and Spotify, a competition law song?”, European Competition Law Review, volume 36, issue 10, 2015; “Competition Law and the Rail Market: The Future Liberalization of the EU Rail”, Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía, LL.M. Thesis, July 25 2013, SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2653630.