Salvador Pastoriza Vázquez


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  • Galician
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Salvador Pastoriza Vázquez

Senior associate


Salvador Pastoriza joined the Competition and EU Law Department of Garrigues in the Brussels office in 2006. Additionally, since 2009 he also practices in the Tax Law Department in the Madrid office.

Salvador has advised clients in relation to structural funds, State aid, internal market, European Taxation Law (in matters of direct and indirect taxation). In particular, he has advised clients on the above fields in the telecommunications, energy, financial and insurance sectors.

Prior to joining Garrigues, he carried out teaching and investigation activities in the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.

Salvador is a professor of European Taxation Law at the Centro de Estudios Garrigues and of the Máster Universitario en Fiscalidad Internacional y Comunitaria at the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha.


Academic background:

European PhD in European Taxation Law, University of Bologna and Real Colegio de España, 2005.

Master Executive en Asesoría Fiscal, Centro de estudios Garrigues, 2010.

Master in European Law (LL.M), College of Europe (Bruges), 2006.

Master en Derecho Financiero y Tributario y Contabilidad, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 2005.

Diploma de Estudios Avanzadosen Derecho financiero y tributario, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 2003.

Licenciado en Derecho con premio extraordinario (Law degree, extraordinary award), Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 2001.


He has authored several publications on European Tax Law.