Itxaso García Echevarría
Itxaso García Echevarría is Team Leader of Litigation and Arbitration at the Insolvency and Financial and Corporate Restructuring department. Previously, she worked at Z&G Abogados.
Itxaso specialises in civil, corporate and insolvency, and is a practicing lawyer since 2006.
In addition, she is an insolvency administrator, selected by the courts of Bilbao, and she also collaborates with Iñigo Gómez Bilbao in certain insolvency proceedings for which the latter is selected as insolvency administrator, where she carries out administration, direction and liquidation roles. Furthermore, Itxaso has intervened in numerous insolvency proceedings as legal advisor to companies throughout the automation, promotion, construction and metal industry.
As a specialist in civil and corporate matters, more particularly related to litigation, she represents and negotiates out-of-court agreements; leads proceedings ensuing from societal issues (among others, shareholder agreements, directors’ responsibility, or challenging corporate decisions); acts as defending lawyer in civil and corporate actions (among others, those ensuing from distribution contracts, agency or corporate commission; lease agreements; debt claims; effectiveness, execution or termination of contracts; successions; incapacitation; and unfair competition); and leads all types of arbitration proceedings up until the arbitral award, and throughout the subsequent court proceedings, if applicable.
Itxaso has a Law Degree from Universidad de Deusto (2005).
She speaks Spanish, English and Basque