Felipe Cegarra Cervantes


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Felipe Cegarra Cervantes

Senior associate


Felipe Cegarra Cervantes is a senior associate in the Labor and Employment Law department.

He provides recurring advice on collective bargaining, corporate restructuring and insolvency, collective procedures (ERE), collective dismissals, application of internal flexibility measures, drafting of equality plans, design of remuneration policies and professional groups, senior management contracts, social security benefits, and application of legislative provisions on occupational risk prevention and health & safety in the workplace. 

He has broad expertise in acting before the courts as well as before the Labor and Social Security Inspection Authorities and the labor authorities. 

He lectures in Labor and Social Security Law at Universidad de Murcia.

Felipe Cegarra Cervantes is a member of the Murcia Bar Association and of the Spanish  Labor and Social Security Law Association (AEDTSS).

Academic background:

Degree in Law, Universidad de Murcia.

Doctoral studies, Universidad de Murcia.

Course for Access to the Legal Profession, Escuela de Práctica Jurídica San Isidoro de Cartagena.


Co-author of various books and articles, including: “White Paper on flexicurity practices at companies in Murcia” (*), published by Diego Marin; “Guide to Collective Bargaining in Murcia (*)” published by the Directorate-General of Employment of the Murcia regional government; “Corporate governance and worker participation: old and new institutional forms (*)”, “Labor relations in corporate restructuring and reorganization processes (*)” and “Unemployment (*)”, the last three published by the Ministry of Work and Social Affairs.

Numerous academic articles, such as “The Limited-Liability Entrepreneur (*)” published in Nueva Revista Española de Derecho del Trabajo, “On the comprehensiveness and consistency requirements in dismissal procedures deriving from article 56.2 of the Workers’ Statute (*)”, and “Civil liability of the labor union for Damages caused to company Assets during the Strike (*)”, in Aranzadi Social.    

Articles on current labor issues in La Verdad newspaper.

(*) Originally published in Spanish. See Spanish version of CV for more details.