Borrajo Iniesta, Ignacio

Law

BIO

Professor of Law, since 1993; on leave. Senior Staff Attorney at the Constitutional Court of Spain (since 1995).

He teaches doctorate and master courses on European Union law at the Instituto Ortega y Gasset and Instituto de Estudios Europeos – CEU (since 1995). He has taught at the Universities of Madrid (Complutense) and Navarre (UPNA), as well as at the Centre for Political and Constitutional Studies in Madrid. He has lectured at La Sorbonne-Pantheon University in Paris (France), the European University Institute in Florence (Italy), the Academy of European Public Law in Spetses (Greece), Parma University (Italy), the Michael Psellos Program in EPLC and Bahcesehir University, Istanbul (Turkey), the College of William and Mary, Virginia and Madrid, and the Saint Louis University law program in Madrid. He has participated in Council of Europe cooperation programs with constitutional courts and several EU legal programmes (China, 2000 – 2002; Kazakhstan, 2004).
 

Education

Doctor en Derecho cum laude, Complutense University of Madrid (1984); LLM, Harvard Law School (1983).

Research Interests

He has published in the areas of constitutional and administrative law and European Union law. His fields of expertise include fundamental and human rights, EU area of freedom, security and justice, internal market freedom of establishment and services, immigration law, criminal investigation and procedure, due process (fair trial) and constitutional justice (judicial review) and constitutional history.

Career

  • Full Professor of Law, Universidad Pública de Navarra (1993-1995; on leave).
  • Staff Attorney at the Constitutional Court of Spain (1989-1993, 1995- ; Senior since 1989).
  • Associate Professor and Lecturer of Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Associate Professor: 1985 – 1989; Tenure since 1987. Lecturer: 1983 – 1985).
  • Attorney, Madrid Bar, license 23.541 (1984 – 1986).
  • Legal counsel at the General Council of Architecture Professional Associations (1984).

Publications in Scientific Journals

  • “El orden constitucional de competencias y ordenamientos (Artículo 149, apartado tercero)”, María Emilia Casas Baamonde, Miguel Rodríguez-Piñero y Bravo-Ferrer (Dirs.): Comentarios a la Constitución Española. XL aniversario, Madrid, Boletín Oficial del Estado (2018), ISBN: 978-84-340-2503-5; 1508-1539.
  • “El Estado de Derecho en el espacio de libertad, seguridad y justicia”, Diego J. Liñán Nogueras, Pablo Martín Rodríguez (Directores): Estado de Derecho y Unión Europea. Madrid, Editorial Tecnos (2018) ISBN 978-84-309-7532-7, cap. 8, 263-292.
  • “Libre establecimiento y libre prestación de servicios. Reconocimiento de cualificaciones profesionales”, con Tomás de la Quadra-Salcedo Janini, en José María Beneyto (Dir.): Tratado sobre Derecho y Políticas de la Unión Europea. VI- Mercado Único Europeo y Unión Económica y Monetaria. Cizur Menor (Navarra), Aranzadi (2014), 435-534.
  • “Estado, Administración y Derecho Administrativo en España”, con Eduardo García de Enterría, en Armin von Bogdandy, Oriol Mir Puigpelat, Sabino Cassese (Coords.): El Derecho administrativo en el espacio jurídico europeo. Valencia, Tirant lo Blanch (2013), ISBN 978-84-9033-499-7, 125-95.
  • “Adjudicating in Divisions of Powers: the Experience of the Spanish Constitutional Court”, en A. Le Sueur (ed.): Building the UK’s New Supreme Court. National and Comparative Perspectives. Oxford, Oxford University Press (2004), ISBN 978-0-19-926462-9, 145-72.

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