Ignacio is an Employment partner at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.

He specialises in labour law and social security and is an expert in labour implications derived from mergers, acquisitions and corporate restructuring processes, as well as outsourcing, top management, modification of working conditions, negotiation of collective agreements, collective dismissals and legal defence in judicial proceedings before the labour courts.

He holds a law degree from the University of Valladolid and is a qualified Senior Technician in Health and Safety. He completed the advanced program in Labour Relations at the Instituto de Empresa and an advanced course in International Law at the George Washington University.

Ignacio is recognised in the prestigious legal directories Chambers & Partners and Legal500 as one of the leading professionals in Employment.

Ignacio has participated as the author in several specialised legal publications and is a usual speaker at employment conferences and seminars.

Membership of professional bodies and associations

Madrid Bar Association no.78706
ASNALA («Asociación Nacional de Laboralistas»)
International Bar Association
European Employment Lawyers Association
Association of Employment Lawyers




  • 2023
  • 2022
  • 2021
  • 2020

Chambers & Partners Europe 2023. Employment

"He offers an excellent understanding of clients' needs and pragmatic opinions."

Chambers & Partners Europe 2022. Employment

"Ignacio is great to deal with; he is helpful and gives us the commercial advice that we need"

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

‘Ignacio del Fraile stands out for his practical approach, providing solutions adapted to each situation and company. He is in permanent contact, anticipates questions and acts as an ally, beyond the customer-service provider relationship.’

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

‘Ignacio del Fraile: Deep knowledge of labour law and jurisdiction and high professional level and experience; practice approach.’

The Legal 500 2021. Employment

Ignacio Campos and Ignacio del Fraile: Excellent all round. They spent a considerable amount of time learning about our business so that they would know how best to advise us from a practical as well as legal perspective. Very responsive and very clear.’

Chambers & Partners Europe 2021. Employment

"He has unbeatable knowledge of employment legislation." "He doesn't just tell us the law but also gives his point of view on the risks derived from our decisions."

Best Lawyers 2021 (since 2020). Labor and Employment Law

Best Lawyers 2020. Labor and Employment Law

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