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César Navarro

César Navarro


CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
Paseo de Recoletos 7–9
28004 Madrid
Languages Spanish, English

César Navarro is Head of the Employment and Pensions department at CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo. He specializes 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 has been recognised in the Employment practice by the main and most prestigious legal directories such as Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.

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Relevant experience

  • César has advised sector-leading companies on a wide variety of matters, including HP on the employment-related aspects of its acquisition of the Samsung printer business, Andritz on complex negotiations with trade unions and Siemens Gamesa on coordinating its global restructuring across six jurisdictions and the execution of mass redundancy procedures and termination measures in Spain.
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  • 2002 - Master's Degree in Corporate Legal Practice, Instituto de Empresa, Madrid (Spain).
  • 2001 - PhD studies on International Private Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain).
  • 1995 - Graduate of Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain).
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  • César has published a wide variety of articles and texts for specialist and generalist publications and press, both in Spain and abroad, in his field of expertise.
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Lectures list

  • César has taught at several of Spain's most prestigious universities.
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01 October 2020
Q&A on the new reg­u­la­tion on re­mote work­ing
CMS Guide | 1 Oc­to­ber 2020
24 January 2019
Ex­pat re­gime in Spain
Un­der Span­ish em­ploy­ment law, wheth­er the post­ing of an em­ploy­ee takes place with­in the European Uni­on or if it in­volves a third coun­try is key. Re­gard­ing EU Mem­ber States, giv­en the free­dom of em­ploy­ees,...
30 September 2020
Prór­roga de me­di­das labor­ales ex­traordin­ari­as por el COV­ID-19
Guía CMS | 30 de sep­tiembre de 2020
19 May 2020
COV­ID-19 | Ex­traordin­ary em­ploy­ment-re­lated meas­ures in the fight against...
19 May 2020
18 March 2020
COV­ID-19 | Guide on the ex­traordin­ary em­ploy­ment-re­lated meas­ures (Roy­al...
18 March 2020
13 March 2020
COV­ID-19 | Em­ploy­ment & So­cial Se­cur­ity as­pects in Spain
13 March 2020
27 May 2019
Em­ploy­ment And Pen­sions Alert | April-May 2019
03 February 2019
Em­ploy­ment and Pen­sions | News­let­ter | Feb­ru­ary 2019
21 November 2018
César Nav­arro and Elena Es­par­za on an em­ploy­ee's dis­cip­lin­ary dis­missal...
ILO | Novem­ber 2018
30 April 2018
CMS Guide to La­bour Law in Cent­ral East­ern Europe
25 February 2018
Em­ploy­ment And Pen­sions | News­let­ter | Feb­ru­ary 2018
08 June 2017
Em­ploy­ment and Pen­sions Alert | News­let­ter | June 2017