The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

KPMG Abogados

EDIFICIO TORRE CRISTAL, PASEO DE LA CASTELLANA 259C, 28046 MADRID, SPAIN
Tel:
Work +34 91 456 34 00
Fax:
Fax +34 91 555 01 32
Email:
Web:
www.kpmgabogados.es
Amstelveen, Amstelveen, Baku, Berlin, Bielefeld, Bogot√° and 40 more
KPMG Abogados, Beatriz Rua, Madrid, SPAIN

Lawyer rankings

Beatriz Rua

Tel:
Work +34 91 451 31 19
Email:
Web:
home.kpmg.com/es/es/home/servicios/abogados.html
KPMG Global Legal Services

Work Department

Procedure Law

Position

Partner

Career

Beatriz joined KPMG Abogados in February 2011 to head the Litigation and Insolvency Law practice of the Madrid office, after a stint at Castro, Sueiro & Varela Abogados.

She has 20 years’ experience in litigation, focused on civil and commercial proceedings, with particular expertise in banking litigation. Beatriz has represented major financial institutions in disputes arising from the sale of financial products and derivatives, and overall, she has extensive experience advising national and international clients on contractual liability, unfair competition, commercial distribution and liability of directors.

Beatriz is a leading insolvency practitioner who has been involved in the most important proceedings in Spain in recent years. She has extensive know-how advising all the parties affected by the distress process: pre-insolvency advice, protection of creditors´ rights, debtors, and investments in assets or production units, always with a focus on designing the most efficient strategy in terms of cost and time.  

Languages

English & Spanish

Member

Member of the Madrid Bar Association

Education

Law Degree and Diploma in Business Studies from Universidad San Pablo-CEU (in-house business law qualification)


Spain

Insurance

Within: Insurance

KPMG Abogados¬†specialises in the implementation of regulations, including GDPR and Solvency II. In addition, the firm has experience in multi-disciplinary litigation in the insurance and reinsurance sector. Financial services sector expert Francisco Ur√≠a Fern√°ndez¬†and Beatriz Rua, who focuses on litigation and insolvency, lead the practice. The team assisted Santa Luc√≠a, Compa√Ī√≠a de Seguros y Reaseguros with the acquisition of a stake in five Aviva Group-owned companies in Spain. In other work, the department is representing Irish life insurance company Generali PanEurope in a civil claim concerning a unit-linked insurance plan. Augusto Pi√Īel Rubio¬†joined¬†G√≥mez-Acebo & Pombo¬†in December 2018.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Spain

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to