Alejandro Touriño

Alejandro Touriño
Managing Partner

T. +34 917 816 160


Managing partner at ECIJA Madrid office, and Head of Information Technology.

Alejandro is also arbitrator for the World Intellectual Property Organization to resolve disputes concerning domain names and trademarks. He has extensive experience, both nationally and internationally, on issues related to intellectual property, new technologies and entrepreneurship law.

Lecturer and professor  at prestigious universities and business schools (IE Law School, University of Navarra, ICADE, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, etc.) and Director of the Program “Startup lawyers” in the IE Law School, where he has directed other programs and has been repeatedly recognized as an outstanding lecturer.

Awarded with “Top 40 under forty”  Iberian Lawyer awards, recognized as an outstanding lawyer in his practice areas by Best Lawyers, Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, and selected as the best lawyer in Spain for New Technologies sector by the international publication IT Law Lawyer experts.

Alejandro is a member of the European Alliance of New Technologies “World IT Lawyers”, a member of Denae (Spanish Association of Entertainment Law) and founding partner of ENATIC (Association of National Advocacy Experts ICT). He has also been the representative of the  MERITAS Leadership Institute in the EMEA Region.

LLB  from the Universidad Santiago de Compostela; LLM in International Law and International Relations from the Universidad Complutense Madrid and LLM in Legal Practice from the Universidad Complutense Madrid. Degree in ” Intellectual Property Law and Entertainment Law” by IE Law School.


Coordinator of the Memento of New Technologies Law, Editorial Lefebvre – El Derecho (2017)

El derecho al olvido y a la intimidad en Internet (The right to privacy and be forgotten in Internet), 2014, La Catarata.

Guías legales sobre Internet: Derecho de las tecnologías de la información y la comunicación en entornos empresariales, Coordinator, 2016, Expansión

Corporate Compliance Facbook: Seguridad y Cumplimiento normativo en la empresa2010, Thomson-Aranzadi, (Corporate Compliance Factbook: Security & Regulatory Compliance);

Datos Personales 2010, Thomson-Aranzadi (Data Protection Factbook).

Co-author of the first only report published so far by the CSA Spanish Chapter on regulatory risks in Cloud Computing, aimed to the Spanish market: Cloud Compliance Report CSA ES.

“His technical knowledge is impressive. He has given us the best service in terms of effectiveness.” Chambers Global 2018

“He is always available and has a lot of expert knowledge” Chambers Europe 2018

Linked articles

Friday, 13 April, 2018

TEDx: Future on you


What impact will the future have on you? From all the different perspectives in which the future will impact society, we will see the impact of three different types of future from the hand of three unique experts in completely different fields. “Your lawyer is a robot” is the title of the talk by Alejandro […]

Tuesday, 10 April, 2018

GDPR: What awaits and how to deal with the legal tsunami


Next Thursday, April 26, we will participate with Alejandro Touriño, managing partner of ECIJA, in Datanicals, an event organized by Grupo Ontwice in which we will analyze the most innovative advances on Data applied to digital business. Date: April 26 Hours: from 9 to 15 . Place: The Place (Carlos Trías Bertrán Square, 7 Madrid) […]

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