Lucas Peiro received his law degree from the Autonomous University of Barcelona in 2011, which also presented him with the University’s special award for his degree course. Lucas also completed a full academic year at the University of Strasbourg (2009–2010). He has been an associate in the Cuatrecasas labour and employment practice since 2011. He has specialised in litigation procedures, transfers of undertakings, employment-related aspects of insolvency procedures and the provision of advice to multinational companies operating in Spain.