María José is an Associate in the Employment Department at the Madrid office.

Her experience covers all areas of employment and social security, particularly in the area of labour advice (contracting, disciplinary proceedings, geographical and functional mobility, substantial modifications of the working conditions, etc.) and as a litigator defending companies in all kinds of labour disputes.

She provides day-to-day advice on employment issues to a large number of international clients from the US, Europe and India amongst others, dealing with their Spanish operations and cooperating with local HR managers.

She graduated in law from the University of Carlos III in Madrid (specialising in labour and employment law) and holds a Master’s degree in corporate legal consultancy from the Instituto de Empresa (IE).

She joined Osborne Clarke in May 2013 from another major Spanish legal practice.

María José is a member of the Madrid Bar Association