Santiago González-Enciso > Ramón y Cajal Abogados > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Ramón y Cajal Abogados
28010 MADRID

Work Department

Civil Litigation


Senior Associate.


Santiago is Senior Associate of the Civil Litigation Practice and joined the firm in January 2013, having begun his professional career in the area of Commercial and Corporate Law.

He specialises in all types of civil and commercial legal proceedings, focusing in particular on disputes relating to business leases, eviction proceedings and payment claims, mainly in relation to large shopping centres. He also has extensive experience in acting as defence lawyer in relation to banking agreements and in enforcement and insolvency proceedings.

In addition he advises on matters relating to Corporate Law and Corporate Governance, having acted as secretary to the board of directors of all kinds of companies, participated in due diligence procedures and carried out a wide range of corporate transactions.




  • Member of the Madrid Bar Association (Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid).
  • Member of the Valladolid Bar Association (Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Valladolid).


  • Master’s Degree in Business Law from the University of Navarra (2010-2011).
  • Degree in Law from the University of Navarra (2006-2010).
  • Diploma in Economic Law from the IESE Business School (2006-2010).



Professor of Civil Law Practice on the Master’s Degree in Admission to the Bar and on the Master’s Degree in Business Law of the University of Navarra.

He also collaborates on the Master’s Degree in Admission to the Bar of the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE).

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Dispute resolution

The ‘multidisciplinary team with proven experience’ at Ramón y Cajal Abogados is appreciated for its ‘constant communication and availability‘. The firm stands out in particular for its track record in financial litigation, where it acts for leading domestic banks before the Spanish courts and the European Court of Justice. Companies in the construction, engineering, energy and retail sectors also seek the team’s representation in breach of contract, unfair competition and shareholder disputes, among other matters. Ramón Fernández-Aceytuno and Luis Briones jointly lead the sizeable team; Fernández-Aceytuno counts insolvency, pre-insolvency and business restructuring processes among his areas of expertise, and Briones complements his broad litigation and arbitration practice with niche expertise in franchising. ‘Excellent lawyersCarmen Fernández-Hontoria and Luis Carnicero are highlighted for their ‘very high technical quality‘. Ana Fernández, Fernando Manzanedo and senior associate Santiago González-Enciso are also noted.