Mario joined Osborne Clarke in January 2014 after an internship within the firm. He is an Associate in the IT&IP department in the Madrid office.
He has experience in the areas of privacy, e-commerce, online advertising, digital media, telecoms, distribution and payments services, acquired by providing broad legal advice to a wide range of sorts of entities from large multinational groups to thriving start-ups with new and challenging business models.
In particular, he actively cooperates in wide pan-European regularisation projects for the largest tycoons in the digital arena concerning data protection, e-commerce, e-signature, product labeling and consumers law matters.
He specializes in dealing with intellectual property law matters, ranging from drafting of agreements, cease and desist processes, trademark oppositions and advice on the last developments of the Spanish laws on the matter.
Also, he has been involved in the launch of financial projects into the Spanish market advising on regulatory and legal requirements (PSD, EMD, AML).
His academic training on European Union and Competition law enables him to provide thorough advice in any matter, combining a strong EU law background with the national law knowledge of an expert.
Mario graduated in law from the Autonomous University of Madrid. Furthermore, he did a Master’s degree in European Union law and Spanish and European Competition law. He is a member of the Madrid Bar Association.