Gavels abogados


Law Degree and Specialization in EU law from the University San Pablo CEU in Madrid. Legal and economic studies of the European Union at the Collège des Hautes Études Européennes of the University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne. LLM in European and International Law from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium). Postgraduate Diploma in EC Competition Law from the King’s College of the University of London.

Prior to creating GAVELS Abogados with Rosario Vitola in 2010, Diego was legal counsel of a multinational company (Actaris Metering Systems, now Itron) at its corporate headquarters in Brussels and at the legal department of Indra Sistemas (Ibex 35) in Madrid. Moreover, he has worked as associated lawyer at the law firm Alzaga, García Palencia, Sánchez-Terán & Asociados (Iberforo-Madrid) and at CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo. Moreover, Diego is external expert of the European Commission (DG GROW – General Directorate of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs).

Diego provides advice on Commercial Law, Competition Law, Public Procurement, New Technologies and Investment Service Companies.

  • Diego Gutiérrez González-Palacios
  • Partner.
Law degree from the University Complutense of Madrid (Dual French and Spanish Law Degree Program). Extraordinary Degree Award. French Law degree from the University Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne) (Dual French and Spanish Law Degree Program). First student of her class. LLM in Economic Law from the Free University of Brussels (ULB).

She started her professional career at the law firm Uría Menéndez (in Madrid, Brussels and Barcelona) and at the law firm Ramón & Cajal Abogados. In 2010 she created with Diego Gutiérrez the law firm GAVELS Abogados.

Rosario provides advice on Commercial Law, Internet Law, Telecommunications, Energy and Competition Law.

  • Rosario Vitola Bianchi
  • Partner.