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Marta Delgado Echevarría named Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Madrid Office

Marta Delgado Echevarría has been appointed the new Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Madrid Office.

Ms. Delgado Echevarría, a partner in Jones Day's Antitrust & Competition Law Practice, is the co-leader of the Madrid Office's antitrust team and leads the office's intellectual property team. She has worked at Jones Day for 22 years, during which time she has advised both domestic and international clients across many industries in all aspects of antitrust law, including M&A, cartels, abuse of a dominant position, distribution agreements, licensing, and unfair competition. She also represents Jones Day clients globally in competition-related arbitration matters, and also with copyright, trademarks, and patent rights matters.

"Marta has established herself as a highly respected lawyer at Jones Day and she is well-regarded by clients throughout Western Europe for her work on behalf of global corporations in high-stakes matters affecting the technology, energy, automotive, pharmaceutical, and tobacco industries," said Luis Riesgo, the Firm's Partner-in-Charge of Spain/Latin America. "She has also proven herself to be a true leader in our Madrid Office, with important contributions to two key practices, as well as to the Firm's Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement Committee."

Ms. Delgado Echevarría is recognized by Chambers, Best Lawyers®, and The Legal 500, and has been praised by clients for being "a fantastic lawyer who gives great personal attention" and "resolves all our matters with common sense." She is a member of the Academic Council and Board of Professors of the Master's in European Union Law and the University Carlos III of Madrid. In addition to her work with Jones Day's Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement Committee, she has been Secretary General of the Professional Women's Network, an international Federation of Associations working to make progress in women's professional development. Ms. Delgado Echevarría has contributed to several published works and frequently writes and lectures on topics related to her practice.

Ms. Delgado Echevarría succeeds Mercedes Fernandez, who served as Partner-in-Charge of the Madrid Office since 2011, and will continue to serve clients as a partner in the Firm's Global Disputes Practice.

Jones Day's Madrid Office uses the depth and experience of one of the world's largest law firms to help businesses based in Spain operate and expand globally. The Madrid-based lawyers collaborate closely with colleagues around the globe—particularly in Latin America and the United States—to serve clients involved in industries such as energy, financial services, infrastructure and construction, technology, telecom and media, defense, automotive, real estate, health care, consumer products, and retail.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,400 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.