Luciano is a member of the Public Law and regulatory Academic Council at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.
In May 2011, he was appointed Senior Statesman by the prestigious British publication Chambers and Partners, determining that he had reached top level as a lawyer in his area, being a reference in his specialization.
He holds a Chair in Administrative Law at various universities: Universidad de La Laguna (1983), Alcalá de Henares (1989) and since 1990 at the Universidad Carlos III Madrid. He is Director at the Institute Pascual Madoz on Planning, Urban Development and the Environment, and Director of the Masters Programme on Planning and Urban Development Policy at the Universidad Carlos III Madrid. He has served as Chancellor at the Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo 2005-2006 and Honorary Chancellor in 2008. Director-general of the Institute for Local Administration (Instituto de la Administración Local), 1983-1985; Undersecretary for the Ministry for Territorial Administration (1985-1986) and the Ministry for Public Administrations (1986-1987) and President of the National Institute for Public Administrations (1987-1989).