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Professional Connection

Links to the professional world

Since its founding, ESADE Law School has constantly cultivated links to high-profile legal professionals, law offices, firms and companies all over the world. These contacts give us accurate information about the reality of the profession and the needs of the market, allowing us to provide our students with access to the professional world through ESADE Careers, our career-development service.

Job placement figures for ESADE Law School

  • 94%

    Of students found work within six months of completing the Master in International Business Law

  • 94%

    Of students in the Master in Legal Practice found work after taking the law practice examination

  • 80%

    Of students in the Bachelor in Global Governance found work before completing the programme (5 years, on average)

  • 85

    Law firms and companies come to ESADE’s campus to recruit students each year

  • 2-3

    Years is the average time ESADE students take to secure a diplomatic post or join the corps of notaries (5-8 years average for the other students)

Outside in: The professional world at ESADE

The best legal professionals are at ESADE Law School: as faculty members, as participants in our numerous events, or as advisors who bridge the gap between our programmes and the legal sector. 

  • Faculty

    Some of our faculty are professionals with experience at top-tier firms and government agencies.

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  • Debate forum

    Throughout the year, we organise events where leading legal professionals discuss and reflect on issues of current interest to lawyers. 

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ESADE Law School’s Professional Advisory Board

The Professional Advisory Board is an advisory body that counsels ESADE on the criteria and demands of the professional world and helps the school design its curricula. It also arranges and oversees professional internships for ESADE students.

The following are the law firms, companies and institutions that form part of ESADE Law School’s Professional Advisory Board:

Law firms

AGM Abogados, S.L. · Jordi Rovira

Arasa&De Miquel - Euroforo · Juli de Miquel

Baker & McKenzie, S.L.P. · Jorge Adell 

BDO Abogados y Asesores Tributarios, S.L. · Enrique Azorín

Clifford Chance LLP · Susana Añoveros

CMS · José María Rojí

Crowe Legal y Tributario · Jordi Bech Sanz

Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira, S.L.P · Raimon Segura

Deloitte Abogados · Javier Pelegay

Ernst&Young Abogados · Pilar Fernández Bozal

Font Abogados y Economistas · Jordi Font Bardía

J&A Garrigues, S.L.P. · Fernando Rey

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados, S.L.P. · Daniel Marín

Jausas Legal y Tributario, S.L.P. · Nieves Briz

KPMG, S.A. · Montse Trapé

Manubens y Asociados, S.L.P. · Carles Manubens

Osborne Clarke · David Miranda

Pedrosa Lagos · Eduardo Pedrosa

Pérez-Llorca Abogados, S.L.P. y CÍA, S.Com.P. · Gerard Serra Trullàs

PWc Tax & Legal · Joan Daura

Rousaud Costas Duran, S.L.P. · Adolf Rousaud

Roca Junyent, S .L.P. · Joan Roca

Uría Menéndez, S.L.P · Eduard Geli

Vialegis Asesores Legales · Francisco Peláez

Companies and institutions

Abertis Infraestructuras, S.A. · Marta Casas

Abogacía General del Estado en Barcelona · Jorge Sánchez Vicente

Agència Tributària, Delegat a Barcelona · Gonzalo David Garcia de Castro

Col.legi de Notaris de Catalunya · Joan Carles Ollé

DANONE · Natalia Berenguer

D.E Master Blenders 1753 · Cristina Crespo

Deganat dels Registradors de la Propietat, Mercantils i Bens Mobles de Catalunya · Luis Alfredo Suárez

Escuela Judicial · Gema Espinosa

Fiscalía Superior de Catalunya · José Mª Romero de Tejada 

GAS NATURAL FENOSA · Manuel García Cobaleda

IBERDROLA · Julián Martínez Simancas

Inspecció de Treball de Catalunya · M. Luz Bataller Cifuentes

Inspección Trabajo y Seguridad Social · Rosa Santos

LA CAIXA · Ignacio Redondo Andreu

MANGO · Isabel Calero

PEPSICO · Joan Rigau PUIG · Marta Sulé Salvado

PUIG, S.L. · Marta Sulé Salvado

SEAT - Volkswagen · Luis Comas

Tribunal Arbitral de Barcelona · Jesús M. de Alfonso

"We attract the largest number of recruiters, offering the talent of our students, as well as a flexible and personalised service that enables contact to be made with the candidates who best fit their organisations."

Sandra Enzler

Associate Director – Student Engagement (Law)

Inside out: From ESADE Law School to the professional world

Because of its close ties to the world of law, ESADE Law School is able to offer world-class career opportunities to the students and participants in its programmes. The school also has a large network of alumni who work in the legal sector. 

ESADE Career Services

ESADE Careers has a team of experts working to boost the legal careers of the participants in our programmes.

More than 100 companies and law firms attend our recruitment events each year and 90% of our students find jobs through ESADE Careers.

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ESADE Alumni Law Club

ESADE Alumni is one of Europe’s largest professional communities. The network consists of 56,000 alumni in 115 countries. 

The ESADE Alumni Law Club promotes networking and fosters professional practice through world-class events. 


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ESADE Law School in contact with the professional world


Panel discussions, conferences, lectures and more. ESADE Law School organises events related to cutting-edge issues in the world of law, with the participation of top legal professionals.

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ESADE Law Career Forum

The ESADE Law Career Forum is one of the first contacts that ESADE Law School students make with the professional world.

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Contact with law firms

At ESADE Law School, we encourage students in our programmes to cultivate contacts at major law firms.

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Professional internships

ESADE Law School’s programmes open the door to the reality of professional life by allowing students to participate in several-month-long internships at first-rate law firms and companies.

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ESADE Alumni Law Club

Throughout the year, the ESADE Alumni Law Club also organises activities of interest to anyone who has studied at ESADE Law School.

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Aptissimi Awards

Each year, the ESADE Alumni Law Club organises the Aptissimi Business Law Awards in order to recognise distinguished careers and outstanding achievements in the field of business law in three categories: professional, business and academic.

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