Mr Jaime Alonso > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez
28002 MADRID

Work Department

Corporate Crime and Internal Investigations.


Jaime Alonso joined Uría Menéndez as a partner in 2013. He previously worked for Estudio Jurídico Rodriguez Mourullo, one of Spain’s most renowned criminal law firms.

Based in the Madrid office, he specialises in white collar crime and, in particular, crimes related to listed companies and financial markets, tax fraud, urban planning and environmental crimes, and criminal compliance (compliance programmes, anti-bribery compliance, internal investigations, etc.).

He has represented clients as a criminal defence lawyer in many of the most important white collar crime cases in Spain in the last fifteen years, including some of the most relevant in the following areas:

  • Tax evasion crimes
  • Offences related to financial and accounting matters involving listed companies
  • Fraud
  • Insider trading
  • Urban planning and environmental crimes
  • Offences relating to public servants and corruption


English; French.


Madrid Bar Association.


Law Degree, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 1989.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > White-collar crime

(Leading individuals)

Jaime AlonsoUría Menéndez

The corporate crime and internal investigations group at Uría Menéndez remains a leader in the market, where it acts for well-known international corporations, financial institutions and management teams on a diverse range of issues. Such matters include money laundering, fraud, tax offences, corruption, crisis management and regulatory compliance. Led by white-collar criminal law specialist Jaime Alonso and commercial and bank fraud expert Ismael Clemente in Madrid, the team’s client base covers the engineering, construction, finance, retail, technology and IT services sectors. Key support is provided by counsels Manuel Álvarez, Enrique Rodríguez Celada and Patricia Leandro in Madrid. Oscar Morales left the firm.