Cristian Gual is a partner at Uría Menéndez. He is based in the Barcelona office and was seconded to Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in 2011.

Mr Gual focuses his practice on civil and commercial dispute resolution, especially litigation and arbitration, but also mediation. He handles complex civil and commercial litigation for both national and multinational companies before Spanish courts at all instances and in national and international arbitration proceedings. His practice includes the enforcement of foreign decisions or awards. He has wide experience in matters relating to corporate disputes such as directors’ liability, takeover litigation, competition (antitrust private enforcement or unfair competition cases) and intellectual property litigation, as well as more general contractual liability and tort cases, mostly in the fields of distribution and construction.

Cristian Gual is also a regular lecturer on intellectual property litigation and international arbitration.