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José Vicente Morote

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Public and Regulatory Law. Urban Planning and Environmental Law. Real Estate


Partner and head of the Public and Regulatory Law Practice in the Madrid, Valencia and Seville offices. He is the European Legal Coordinator of Andersen Global as well as member of the European Regional Board of the firm.


José Vicente Morote was previously Partner and responsible of the Public and Regulatory department of Olleros Abogados and Managing Partner of LexUrban Abogados & Urbanistas, part of LexCorporate Abogados, a firm specializing in Public Law, providing advice on administrative, Urban and Real Estate Law issues. Before this, he was an associate at the Public Law Practice of J&A Garrigues.

Jose Vicente Morote has advised a number of Public Agencies on Administrative Law issues since 1995.

Jose Vicente has PHD of Law from the University of Bologna. He was appointed Dean of the Law University Catolica de Valencia, San Vicente Mártir, from 2007 to 2014. He is  a Public Servant specialising in administrative issues at Local Authority (on special leave).

He has participated as teacher in several courses and conferences in several universities and institutions. He has published a number of books on Administrative Law issues, namely 'Las Circulares normativas de la Administración Pública, Editorial Tirant Lo Blanch; 'Comentarios a la Ley Reguladora de las Bases de Régimen Local’, Civitas Thomson. Madrid; 'Práctica de Administración Local: Formularios y Documentos', published in 2006. He has also written a number of articles and taken part in the drafting of codes, compilations, translations and recessions. Furthermore, he has directed a number of Postgraduate Theses (PhD) and other academic works.


Spanish, English, French, Italian, German


  • Chamber of Commerce of Italia to Spain.

  • Association of Jurists of The Health.


  • Degree in Law, Special Recognition, Universidad de Valencia.

  • Degree in Law, Università di Bologna.

  • Degree in Political Science, UNED.

  • Doctor in Law, Università di Bologna.

  • Master in Urban Planning, ‘La ordenación autonómica del territorio’ (Urban Planning in Autonomous regions”), ADEIT.


Public law

Within: Public law

Andersen Tax & Legal¬†took over¬†Urbe Asesores Jur√≠dicos in 2018, adding Carlos Pe√Īa Rech¬†and Antonio √Ďudi Tornero¬†as partners. The group, which is led by¬†Jos√© Vicente Morote Sarri√≥n, advised the¬†council of Silla on the termination of a water supply and sewage management contract.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Andersen Tax & Legal's team was bolstered by the arrival of¬†Antonio √Ďudi¬†and¬†Carlos Pe√Īa¬†from¬†Urbe Asesores Jur√≠dicos in February 2018.¬†The duo are heading the team alongside¬†Jos√© Vicente Morote.¬†Maite Hernandez, who provides 'an excellent level of service',¬†joined from Herbert Smith Freehills LLP¬†in 2017.

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