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Ana Cid

Partner

London
Direct: +44 02(0) 7763 2534
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Ana Cid is a partner in the International Law Department in the London office of Seyfarth Shaw (UK) LLP. Ana has extensive experience on international employment legal matters, working across borders for complex multinational clients. She has managed large projects for international companies in a large list of countries, with special focus in EMEA and LatAm regions.

In addition, Ana has extensive experience advising national and international corporations on a wide range of Spanish labour and employment matters, covering companies restructuring and collective redundancies, employment terminations, modification of employment terms and conditions, company's policies and employee benefits, labour implications in company takeovers and spin-offs, transfer of undertakings and senior management relationships. Also, she regularly acts before Labour Courts and Tribunals of Spain in all types of L&E litigation matters.

Ana Cid is a partner in the International Law Department in the London office of Seyfarth Shaw (UK) LLP. Ana has extensive experience on international employment legal matters, working across borders for complex multinational clients. She has managed large projects for international companies in a large list of countries, with special focus in EMEA and LatAm regions.

In addition, Ana has extensive experience advising national and international corporations on a wide range of Spanish labour and employment matters, covering companies restructuring and collective redundancies, employment terminations, modification of employment terms and conditions, company's policies and employee benefits, labour implications in company takeovers and spin-offs, transfer of undertakings and senior management relationships. Also, she regularly acts before Labour Courts and Tribunals of Spain in all types of L&E litigation matters.

Education

  • LL.B., University of Madrid, School of Law (2003)

  • University of Bologna (2001)

Admissions

  • Bar of Madrid

Courts

  • Licensed to practice in all Courts in Spain
  • Specialized in Labor and Employment Courts in Spain

Affiliations

  • Bar Association, Madrid, Spain
  • Spanish Labor Lawyer's Association (FORELAB)
  • Professional Women' Network, Madrid (PWN)

Presentations

  • “Training on How to be a good OC for a relevant international corporation,” Dubai (February 2018), Brazil and Mexico (May 2018), Madrid (July 2018), London (September 2018)
  • “Value of Legal Project Management with Iberian Lawyer,” Madrid (October 2018), Latin America Lawyer, Miami (November 2018)
  • Comparative International HR Legal Seminar in San Francisco and Seattle June 2017 and June 2018: Featuring 9 jurisdictions in each year. In both 2017 and 2018 I split my role as country specific contributor and multicounty facilitator.
  • ‘Introduction to Spanish Employment Law’ once a semester from 2015 until 2018 for clients and potential clients thought Eversheds Sutherland training program.
  • “Professional Women’s Gathering,” Lecture on equality laws in Spain hosted by Hogan Lovells, Madrid (April 2012)

Publications

  • Publications on relevant financial media such as El Economista (the Economist), Diario Jurídico, Annual Bulletin for Lawyers (Anuario Laboral para Abogados), Expansión and La Gaceta de los Negocios, as well as other legal publications in labor legal publications such as Revista de Justicia Laboral (Lex Nova), Complinet, or La Semaine Juridique.
  • She also published an article published in Spanish major newspaper El Pais regarding the limits on the employer’s control of IT work tools “Límites al control empresarial de las herramientas de trabajo” 5 Sep. 2017.

Accolades

  • Ranked in the Labor and Employment Law category for Spain, Best Lawyers (2015-2019)
  • "She's an excellent lawyer," Chambers Europe (2014)
  • She is helpful, responsive and provides a great service," Chambers Europe (2013)
  • "Technically strong, thorough and responsive," Chambers Europe (2012)