Jaume Camps i Rovira

Partner and Head of Corporate Department

Areas de Activity

  • Civil Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Administrative Litigation
  • Excise Tax

Professional Experience

In-depth knowledge of a range of areas, owing to more than 45 years of experience as a lawyer. Former member of the Observatory of Private Law of Catalonia and of the Codification Commission who has nowadays been re-elected to serve on the prestigious group of jurists of these same bodies.

An expert in Constitutional
Law after more than 25 years as an MP in Catalan Parliament, reporting judge on the Catalan Statute (“Estatuto”) and on hundreds of legislative projects, member of the Advisory Board of the Catalan Government (currently the ” Consell de Garanties Estatutàries”). An expert in the issuing of reports on constitutional matters, allowing for expertise in the framing of all types of legislative proposals which may be carried by parliamentary groups in Congress, the Senate or in Catalan Parliament.

Commercial Law: Company secretary and legal advisor of various companies in both the public and the private sectors.

Administrative Law: Specialised on all issues related to contracting in the public sector and systems of administrative concessions, legal representation in many ongoing contentious-administrative proceedings.

Fiscal Law:An expert in providing defence counsel in proceedings related to infractions and sanctions arising from reports from Customs inspections and the Tax Office which relate to excise tax or other forms of tax. An expert in exchange control and the application of legislation related to money-laundering both at a company level as well as in sectors.

Academic Qualifications

  • Graduate in Law. University of Barcelona
  • Master’s Degree in Tax and Financial Law
  • Member of the Advisory Board of the Catalan Government
  • President of the Advisory Board to RTVE (Spanish State Broadcaster) in Catalonia
  • Member (MP) of the Catalan Parliament 1980-2003
  • Member of the Observatory of Private Law of Catalonia
  • Member of Codification Commission of Catalonia
  • Rapporteur of 72 laws in Catalan Parliament