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13 noviembre, 2012

Best Lawyers
Appoints to Alejandro Touriño and Carlos Perez among the ‘Best Information Technology Lawyers of 2013 in Spain’

The directory additionally selects Hugo Écija by sixth year in a row among the best lawyers of media and intellectual property law in the Spanish market


Alejandro Touriño y Carlos Pérez, co-heads of ECIJA’s Information Technology area, have been selected among the ‘Best  Information Technology Lawyers of 2013 in Spain’, by the prestigious North American ranking Best Lawyers in its 2013 edition, whose results have been released on today’s edition in Expansion (FT. Partner in Spain).

Also, Hugo Écija, founding and managing partner of ECIJA, has been selected for sixth year in a row as one of the best lawyers in the Spanish market in Media and Intellectual Property law.

Best Lawyers, founded in 1983 in the USA, is one of the reference guides in the legal sector, and in its sixth edition for Spain distinguishes the best lawyers in Spain in more than thirty areas of practice related to business law.

The results are obtained through the personal assessment that Spanish lawyers do, as they describe and speak about the competition and evaluate of their fellow colleagues in the sector, via confidential interviews.

Carlos Perez and Alejandro Touriño on their behalf would like to publicly thank ECIJA, especially managing partners Hugo Écija and Gabriel Nadal, for all the support and recognition that both have received since they joined the firm. They hope to continue contributing to its success and recognition as the leading firm in Spain in all areas of law. Additionally they wish to show their public recognition to all the professionals who are part of the team, by their human values, team spirit, as well as their capability of learning and desire to better themselves, and whom is an authentic pleasure and a privilege to work with.

ECIJA is a Top 10 Law Firm in the Spanish market, as according to Expansion ranking of best law firms in Spain. Founded in 1997 with a focus on TMT and IP, the firm has grown since to accord to the needs of its clients and is now a full service Firm with presence in all areas of law and sectors.

ECIJA is comprised of a team of first class lawyers with outstanding experience and broadly international in scope. It is lauded for service, quality and client satisfaction.

While ECIJA is a full-service firm and provides a range of legal services, we offer distinctive specialization in some areas linked to the most developed sectors of industry: ECIJA is the Spanish reference in Technology, Media and Telecoms Law according to rankings Chambers Europe and Legal 500. The firm offers a practical and business-like perspective and prides itself on providing the most cost effective advice to clients.

Links to ECIJA nominees in Best Lawyers 2013:


Alejandro Touriño:

Carlos Pérez: 

Hugo Écija:


Link to Press Release: Best Lawyers appoints to Alejandro Touriño and Carlos Perez among the ‘Best Information Technology Lawyers of 2013 in Spain’