Alejandro Espada Gerlach is a lawyer with law firms in Barcelona and Costa Brava (Spain).
Graduate in jurisprudence at the university “Universidad de Bellaterra”, in Barcelona, in 1977. Since 1980, he is a practicing lawyer with the member number 11088 and is registered in the Incorporated Law Society of Barcelona “Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona”.
In 1980, he founded a lawyer’s office in Barcelona, as well as another one in 1982 in Figueres (northern Catalonia), in order to satisfy the demand of foreign clients (German and English speaking) at the Costa Brava.
In 1984, his lawyer’s office merged with an office of experts in fiscal law and labour law. During this time, he specialized in areas of international law in the fields of civil law, commercial law, criminal business law, finance law and labour law, by consulting companies and private persons with interest in Spain and the European Union.
In 1993, he founded a company that was dedicated to the international legal consultancy in the fields of administration, accounting, fiscal law and labour law. The company belonged to a consortium of representations in more than 30 countries. The target group were German parent groups with interest in Spain. Since 2002, he was the chairman of the company at the same time.
In 1996, he founded a lawyers association, that was renamed EUROJURIS ESPAÑA, which was member of the “Eurojuris International” lawyers association, with representations in more than 19 countries. He is still a member of this association.
He operated for many years as the chairman of the association “Eurojuris España”, as well as board member of the lawyers association “Eurojuris International”.
The function of the before mentioned lawyers association is and has always been providing the exchange of legal knowledge and practices in all legal fields, from the point of view of each member country, by consulting companies and private persons with interest in Spain and other European countries.
At present he is still practising successfully his profession as a lawyer in the legal fields of civil law, commercial law, company law, law of procedure and criminal business law, as well as in collaboration with experts of the fields of finance law, labour law and administration. He consults both national and international companies and private persons in the IMPLEMENTATION AND the DEVELOPMENT of their projects in the Spanish market, as well as the markets of other European countries; especially between Germany and Spain.