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Vicente Calle

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Vicente Calle

Firm: Garrigues
Address:Hermosilla, 3
Madrid 28001
Spain
Phone:+34.91.514.52.00
Fax:+34.91.399.24.08
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Local Time:Fri. 04:25
Web site: Direct Page

Profile

Vincente Calle is a labor and employment law expert. He has performed some of the largest labor restructuring operations in Spain (closures, partial restructuring operations, relocations), both in terms of size and complexity. His clients are usually multinationals (USA, UK, Germany, Sweden, etc.). He is also specialized in delicate and critical situations and advicing in that context Boards of Directors, top executives. CEO , etc. The economic crisis has enhanced his practice as he was one of the first labor lawyers to implement collective lay-off procedures and procedures for the collective modification of working conditions in the context of insolvency proceedings under the law that entered into force in September 2004. He is currently one of the most experienced practitioners in this field.

 

Languages: Spanish, English.

 

Areas of Practice

 

  • Labor And Employment Law
  • Labor Law

 

Professional Career

 

Professional Associations

  • International Bar AssociationEELA

Publications

Regular speaker at:
American Bar Association (International Committee, labor section).
International Bar Association (Labor and Employment Committee).
European Lawyers Association (EELA).
He has also spoken at conferences on the labor law aspects of the new Tobacco Law in Madrid, Valladolid and Oviedo. October 27, 2006: “Corporate social responsibility in restructuring operations” (*), organized by Eurogroup at the Madrid Bar Association.
October 31, 2006: “Cross border European employment Law”, organized by Lexis Nexis, London.
(*) originally given in Spanish. For further information, see Spanish version of CV.

Articles and Publications:
Various articles in the press including the business reviews “La Gaceta de los negocios” and “Cinco Días”. “Corporate restructuring operations” (*), Garrigues Law Collection, published by Marcial Pons, Madrid 2007 (release pending). Author of chapters “Collective lay-offs” (*) and “Labor law aspects of the Insolvency Law

  • first experiences and conclusions” (*).

  • “Arbeitsrecht in Europa” (Labor law in Europe), published by Henslerr.Braun, 2003. Author of the chapter on Spanish labor law.

  • “International Labor Law”, 2006, published by the International Committee (Labor Section) of the American Bar Association. Author of the chapter on Spanish labor law.

    (*) originally published in Spanish. For further information, see Spanish version of CV.



    Professional Activities and Experience

    Teaching Experience

    Lecturer, Master’s Programs (Human Resources and Corporate Advisory Services), Centro de Estudios Garrigues, delivering seminars on corporate restructuring.
    Lecturer for three years on the Madrid Bar Association’s labor law course for duty lawyers.


    Bar Admission

    Madrid Bar Association.

     

    Education


    Degree in Law, Universidad Complutense (Madrid).
    Associate’s Degree in Labor Law, Universidad Complutense (Madrid).
    Diploma in Accounting and Accounting Procedures, Madrid Chamber of Commerce.
    Diploma in Tax Law, Madrid Bar Association.