Agustín Capilla joined Uría Menéndez in 2000 and is a partner of the law firm since 2011.
His professional activity is focused on civil and commercial litigation. He is also experienced in national arbitration and in inheritance law assessment.
As for his activity in litigation issues, he has a wide experience in judicial proceedings regarding civil and commercial matters, including lawsuits related to corporate issues, banking, financial products commercialisation, contracts and obligations, civil liability, fundamental rights, agency and distribution contracts and product liability. He is also experienced in defending financing entities against group and class actions.
His practice is focused on all the different areas of business law assessment, both in out-of-court negotiations and in judicial proceedings.
Class actions and major group litigation can be a seismic event not only for large commercial entities but for whole industries. Their reach and impact mean they are one of the few types of claim that have become truly global in both importance and scope.