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José Manuel Palau Navarro

Partner

Education

Doctor of Law from Valencia University (2005)
Master of Law, major in Public Law, from Valencia University, 1984
Bachelor of Political Science from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (U.N.E.D.) [Home University], 1996
Diploma in Town Planning Management from the Valencia Polytechnic University, 1988

 

Professional career

Senior Officer at Burriana Town Hall (Castellón) between 12 April 1988 and 4 November 1990
Technician in Town Planning Discipline at the Territorial Town Planning Services of the Department of Public Works, Town Planning and Transport of the Generalitat Valenciana [Valencia Regional Government], between 5 November 1990 and 28 January 1992.
Head of Town Planning Section of the Territorial Town Planning Services of the Department of Public Works, Town Planning and Transport of the Generalitat Valenciana, between 29 January 1992 and 30 September 1995
Head of Secretariat at Burriana Town Hall (Castellón) between 14 October 1985 and 11 April 1988
Head of the Territorial Town Planning and Territorial Regulation Service of the Department of Public Works, Town Planning and Transport of the Generalitat Valenciana, between 1 October 1995 and July 2003
Administrative Secretary General of the Department of Infrastructure and Transport between July 2003 and September 2004
Joined Gómez–Acebo & Pombo in September 2004
Appointed partner of the Firm in January 2007
Counsel of the Valencia Football Club

Specialisation

Administrative and Town Planning Law

Teaching

Associate professor of administrative law at the Law Faculty of Valencia University, academic years 1995/1996 to 2003/2003

Membership of Professional Bodies and Associations

Member of the Valencia Bar Association

Languages

Valencian
Spanish

Industries

Hospitality Public Authorities

Acknowledgments

  • 2019
  • 2018

Best Lawyers 2019 (since 2018). Planning

The Chambers Europe 2019. Planning

The Legal 500 2019. Public Law

Best Lawyers 2018. Planning

Chambers Europe 2018. Planning

Legal 500 2018. Public Law

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