Rosa Isabel
Peña Sastre

Rosa Isabel  Peña Sastre

Contact details

Tel.: +34 93 240 28 45

Fax.: +34 93 414 50 30




Rosa Isabel has more than twenty•four years of experience in all types of actions related to public law, both administrative and administrative litigation, and especially in public procurement, subsidies, sanctioning law, areas in which she represents both entities of the public sector as well as private companies. She also has experience in the right to housing, urban law and environmental law.

She is Vice•President of the Administrative Law Section of the Culture Commission of the Il·lustre Col·legi de l’Advocacia de Barcelona.

Talking about international, she directs the Dutch Desk of the firm, chairs the Delegate Committee of the International Relations Board and also holds the position of Deputy Director of the Institute for the Rule of Law at the Union Internacionale des Avocats (UIA). She is also a member of the Interpacific Bar Association (IPBA). She was Co•Chair of the Human Rights Committee of the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) and a member of the Executive Committee of AIJA.

She has been awarded with the Past President’s Award for the best National Report prepared for Working session 7, “Public Procurement of Infrastructure Projects and Energy Projects” of the 52nd Annual Congress of AIJA held in Prague, August 2014.

• Degree in law, Universitat de Barcelona, 1994.

• Postgraduate degree in urban zoning and land use, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 1995.

• Course titled “Understanding the US Legal System”, University of California, San Diego, 2001.

Catalan, Spanish, English and Dutch.

• Bar Association of Barcelona, vice•president of the Administrative Law Section.

• Ambassador of the Netherlands under the “Catalonia Trade & Investment Program Ambassadors Network”

•Professor collaborating in the master’s degree in access to the legal profession taught by the Open University of Catalonia since 2015 (UOC).

•Professor in the Public Sector Contracting course organized by the Administrative Law Section of the Bar Association of Barcelona in the years 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018.

•Professor in the course of Forced Expropriation organized by the Administrative Law Section of the Bar Association of Barcelona in the years 2011, 2013 and 2014.

•Professor in environmental law in the Master “Medi ambient 2010″ promoted by the Bar Association of Barcelona, ​​2010 and 2011.

•Professor in matters of Public Contracting in the “Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Local Law promoted by the Associació Catalana de Municipis i Comarques”, 2010.

•Professor in matters of Public Contracting in the “Master of Legal Practice ICAB•University of Barcelona”, 2008 and 2009.

•Conferences in forums related to Public Law.