Antonio Roncero

Of Counsel
Madrid
+34 91 576 19 00
Corporate

Experience

Antonio has been Of Counsel of the corporate practice of the Madrid office since 2017.

Antonio has extensive experience in company law and advises companies on corporate and commercial matters, in particular listed companies, as well as financial institutions and securities brokers.

In addition to his extensive experience as a lawyer and professor of law, he also has experience at companies, as chairman of the Fundación Caja Castilla-La Mancha and member of the board of directors of Banco CCM.

Antonio has also been Of Counsel at other law firms for several years.

Education

 

  • Degree in law from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (January 1988).
  • PhD in law, with cum laude, from the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha (March 1995).  

Teaching

He has been a professor at the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha since 2003 and currently teaches on the following programmes:

  • Professor of Banking Law on the Master’s Degree in Credit Institutions, run by the Faculty of Economics and Business Studies of the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha.
  • Professor of Commercial Law on the Master’s Degree in Foreign Trade, run by the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha and the Regional Council of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Castilla-La Mancha.
  • Professor of Commercial Law on the Master’s Degree in Financial and Tax Consultancy, run by the Faculty of Economics and Business Studies of the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha,
  • Professor of Commercial Law on the Official Master’s Degree for Admission to the Bar, run by the Faculty of Law of the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha.

In addition, among other teaching posts held by him over his professional career, he has held the following positions:

  • University School Assistant at the Univer­sidad de Casti­lla-La Mancha, Faculty of Law of Albace­te, from 1 October 1988 to 30 September 1990.
  • Faculty Assistant at the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Faculty of Law of Albacete, from 1 October 1990 to 30 September 1992.
  • Full-time Associate Professor at the Universi­dad de Castilla-La Mancha, Faculty of Law of Albacete, from 1 October 1992 to 28 April 1997.
  • Full Professor at the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha from 29 April 1997 to 21 January 2003.

He completed research placements at various German universities (Munich, Osnabrück and Bonn) during the years 1989 to 1991. As a researcher, the Comisión Nacional de Evaluación de la Actividad Investigadora (Spanish National Commission for the Assessment of Research Activity) has recognised four research periods (1991-1996, 1997-2002, 2003-2008 and 2009-2014) completed by him.

Publications

He is the author of the following three monographs:

  • “La representación del accionista en la junta general de las sociedades anónimas” (“The representation of shareholders at general shareholders’ meetings of Spanish public limited companies”), Madrid, 1996, 518 pgs.
  • “El contrato de licencia de marca” (“The trademark licence agreement”), Madrid, 1999, 404 pgs.
  • “El seguro de responsabilidad civil de administradores de una sociedad anónima (Sujetos, interés y riesgo)” (“Liability insurance for directors of a Spanish public limited company”) Madrid, 2002, 346 pgs.  

He is the co-author of the following monograph:

  • “La franquicia” (“The franchise”), Madrid, 2003, 98 pgs.

He is also the author of numerous chapters of books, articles, commentaries on case law and legislative collections on company law (sole-shareholder companies, mutual guarantee societies, corporate governance of listed companies, representation of shareholders, the appointment, compensation and liability of directors, institutional investors, company mergers, etc.), consumer law, industrial property, commercial agreements, insurance law and insolvency law.

He is editor of the Revista de Derecho de Sociedades (Company Law Journal), secretary of the Editorial Board of the Revista de Derecho del Mercado de Valores (Securities Market Law Journal) and member of the Advisory Board of the Revista de Derecho Concursal y Paraconcursal (Insolvency and Preliminary Insolvency Law Journal).

 

Languages

German and English