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PLAZA DE VENEZUELA NO 1, PPAL DCHA DCHA, BILBAO 48001, SPAIN
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Work +34 94 434 02 35
Fax:
Fax +34 94 497 82 09
Email:
Web:
www.aiyon.es

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VERONICA MEANA

Tel:
Work +34 630 990 304
Email:
Web:
WWW.AIYON.ES
Aiyon Abogados SLP

Work Department

MADRID OFFICE

Position

PARTNER

Career

Verónica specialized in maritime law at Holman, Fenwick & Willan in 1995.  Later she joined the Bar Association in 1996 and worked in Meana Green Maura & Co. for 17 years before becoming a partner in Aiyon Abogados.
Verónica handles a broad range of wet and dry shipping disputes, including collisions, strikings, claims under charterparties or bills of lading. Her expertise extends to international arbitration matters. She also has substantial experience in maritime sanctioning proceedings and providing advice to the yacht industry regarding Spanish regulations. Her other areas of practice are land transportation, air transportation, insurance, commercial and civil law.
Her clients include financial institutions, multinational companies, insurance companies, international law firms, P&I clubs, ship agents and freight forwarders, and she acted in various high profile civil liability insurance cases related to naval construction.
Verónica has contributed to various publications. She is co-author with colleague Julia García of the Spanish contribution to the fourth edition of INCE & Co's publication on “Limitation of Liability for Marine Claims” (2004) and leading author of the Spanish chapter in the 2011 and 2014 “Shipping and International Guide” publication edited by David Lucas of Hill Dickinson LLP.

Languages

SPANISH - ENGLISH - FRENCH

Member

Verónica is a member of the Legal Bar Association of Madrid and of the Spanish Maritime Law Association.

Education

Verónica holds a Law Degree from the C.E.U. San Pablo University of Madrid (1994) and an LL.M. Degree in U.S. Law for Foreign Lawyers from the University of Texas in Austin (U.S.A., 1998-2000).


Spain

Transport: Shipping

Within: Transport: Shipping

Aiyon Abogados SLP recently opened its fourth office in the port city of Algeciras. It handled vessel groundings and accidents, issues related to an oil spill and damage claims. Verónica Meana, Enrique Ortiz and Mikel Garteizgoxeaskoa are recommended.

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