Jose Luis Huerta

Jose Luis Huerta

Senior Counsel

Email [email protected]​

Phone +34 91 349 82 66

Fax +34 91 349 82 01

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

"He is quiet, technical and moderate lawyer who is not too aggressive and has a deep knowledge of the situation".

Chambers Europe 2016

Jose Luis Huerta, the Head of the Hogan Lovells litigation and arbitration team in the Madrid office, believes in going above and beyond ordinary limits when representing clients in court, or in arbitration. His many years of experience afford him the insight to find just the right strategy when clients are confronted with a dispute. Clients always benefit from his consistent, uncanny, and tireless ability to predict trends. His bold approach to finding the best possible settlement, willingness to accept creative fee arrangement schemes and flexibility are all key elements of his skill set.

Jose Luis represents a wide range of clients in corporate disputes, insolvency proceedings, construction and engineering disputes, as well as product liability. His is roundly applauded for his efforts. "He is technically excellent, and is also available and flexible," said Chambers 2014. "In negotiations he finds a balance and always manages to come to an agreement," commended Chamber Europe 2013. Chambers Europe 2012 noted, he is regarded as "one of the best lawyers I know; he is intelligent and practical, and his highly structured approach to work is another key strength."

Awards and recognitions


Ranked in Dispute Resolution
Chambers Europe


Ranked in Dispute Resolution (Spain)
Chambers Global


Recommended for Dispute Resolution
Legal 500 EMEA


Recommended Lawyer for Arbitration
Who’s Who Legal

Education and admissions


Law Degree, Universidad de Oviedo

LL.M., IE Business School, Madrid

LL.M., Queen Mary University of London


INSOL Europe (Association of European Insolvency lawyers and accountants)

Representative experience

Representing a leading Spanish construction group in an arbitration brought against a German group arising from the construction of an LNG plant.

Representing an Italian company in an ICC arbitration related to a M&A dispute.

Advising an international mobile phone manufacturer in a dispute against a former commercial distributor.

Representing a Finish company specializing on turn-key solid recovered fuel production plants in an arbitration against a Spanish EPC contractor.

Representing an international telecommunications company in a class action suit filed by the Spanish Consumer Association.

Loading data