Ángela Díaz-Bastien
Vargas-Zúñiga

Partner.

Contact information:

adb@edbalaw.com

Tel. 915 236 765

Fax. 915 236 471

Languages:

Spanish

English

French

Italian

Areas of expertise:

Arbitration and litigation within the areas of: Criminal Defense, White Collar crime, Mutual Asistance and International Aid, Commercial and contractual law, probates and states and Human Rights.

 

Education:

  • Law Degree from the Complutense University of Madrid, 2010.
  • LLM in International Politcis and Human Rights from the Universidad Autonoma of Madrid, 2014.
  • CAS (Certificate of Advanced Studies in Arbitration) from the SUniversity of Neuchattel join degree with the University of Luzerns and the Swiss Aritration Academy, 2016.
  • ArbP Arbitration Practitioner Certificated by the Swiss Arbitration Academy.
  • Post-graduate course in Intellectual Property in the XXI Century at the Complutense University of Madrid, 2010.
  • Post-graduate course in Humanitarian Action at the IECAH, 2011.

 

Professional experience:

During the decade she has been practicing her main focus has been international law. Her firsts years of experience where in the international legal department of an important multinational company, as well as in law firms in Spain and Switzerland. After her LLM she was visiting profesor at the Inter- Americana Court of Human Rights.

She Joined Ernesto Diaz-Bastien’s team in 2014 focusing her practice in high profile Economic Criminal Cases, mainly White Collar crimes, crimes related to fraud of tax evasion and extradition,  regrding trasnational matters and the defense of Human Rights before the European Court of Human Rights. Her practice includes the direction and coordination of the defense of her clients interests in cases involving several diferent jurisdictions.

She is also speaker in different seminars and congreses and Director of Human Rights and Defense of the Defense in the IROL- UIA (Union Internationale des Avocats).

Associations:

  • Bar Association of Madrid since 2010.
  • UIA (International Union of Lawyers), CO-DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND DEFENSE OF THE DEFENSE.
  • ECBA (European Criminal Bar Asociation)
  • EFCL (European Fraud and Compliance Lawyers)
  • VOCAL (Victims of Crimes Association Lawyers)
  • ASEDA (Association for the Study and Teaching of Authors’ Rights).
  • CEA-40 (Spanish Arbitration Club).
  • Dame of Justice of the Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem, Belem and Nazaret.
  • Member of the Legal Committee of the Order Of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem, Belen and Nazaret.

 

Publications:

  • Author of the book “El acceso al Sistema Interamericano de Derechos Humanos” (Access to the Inter-American Human Rights System), Reus and UBIJUS, Madrid 2014.
  • Co-write of the e-book “Women in Justice”, LAwyerPress 2018.
  • Autor of several articles regarding international criminal defense, White Collar, Extradition, AI and Human Rights.