Burgos lawyer Juan García-Gallardo Frings will be Vox’s candidate for the Presidency in the elections to be held on February 13 in Castilla y León.
Although there is no official confirmation, sources consulted by Europa Press stated that the vice president of Political Area Jorge Buxadé will announce his decision this Monday at a press conference.
In fact, training leaders such as the deputy and spokesperson for VOX in the Madrid Assembly, Rocio Monasterio, took it for granted on his Twitter account, when echoing news items from World about this designation.
García-Gallardo holds a Bachelor of Laws degree with a Diploma in International Legal Studies (E-1), from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, where he also completed a Dual Master’s Degree in Access to the Legal Profession and Business Law (Icade-Deusto). He is fluent in English and German, also has knowledge of French.
He has training in communication and debate, a discipline in which he has won collective competitions at the regional level and has participated successfully in several tournaments, including the world debate championship in Spanish held in Madrid in 2013, the García Bufete website includes Gallant .
Communication and debate training
He has won collective competitions at the regional level and has participated successfully in several tournaments
Prior to joining the firm in December 2016, Board candidates worked at the Madrid offices of King & Wood Mallesons – an international firm with headquarters in China-, in the Mercantile and Litigation department, and at Herbert Smith Freehills – an international law firm with headquarters in the UK. -, in the Dispute Resolution department, with national and international clients, public and private.
“García-Gallardo has experience in complex litigation in civil, commercial and criminal economics. He also advises clients on various types of commercial and real estate operations. He is responsible for regulatory compliance of a significant group of companies in agriculture. in the food and hydrocarbon fields. In addition, he dedicates part of his time to pro-bono tasks, providing legal advice to the Foundation and carrying out the function of secretary to the Board of Trustees, “he explained.