César Herrero is a partner of the finance and projects group in the Madrid office. He has degrees in law and business administration from the CEU and was awarded the Luis Vives prize in 1997. He completed a post-graduate studies programme in private law (DEA) from the UNED (with honours). He has also completed the Executive Leadership Program 2013 at the Harvard Business School.

Prior to joining DLA, César worked 9 years for global law firm. Prior to that, he worked as attorney with the in-house corporate banking and investment legal counsel at Citigroup and was part of the legal banking department for a large global law firm.

Recommended lawyer by Chambers Global and Europe ("Banking & Project Finance"), by Legal 500 ("Banking & Finance"), by IFLR 1000 ("Notable Practitioner"), Best Lawyers ("Banking and Finance") and by Iberian Lawyer (César was one of the winners of the 40 under Forty Awards in 2009).

César is a member of the DLA Piper Brexit Committee, which coordinates the firm's approach to the withdrawal of the UK from the European Union.