Nuria Díez



Lawyer specialized in Family and Inheritance Law

Professional Profile

Partner at CEL Abogados. Co-Head of the Family and Inheritance Law Department.

Nuria’s career revolves around family and inheritance law. She has a great deal of experience in this field, resolving family conflicts not just within Spanish law but also in international contexts. She has negotiated and drawn up agreements regulating separation and divorce. She has acted as legal adviser in litigation cases arising from separation and divorce, the execution of Spanish and international rulings, the division of property, marital settlements, custody and parental responsibility, and cases regarding personal capacity.

She also works in the firm’s Inheritance Department, directing and managing contractual and testate inheritance, inheritance acceptances, declarations of heirs ab intestato, and the notarising of holographic wills and codicils. She has also been the legal adviser in a variety of litigation proceedings related to the recognition of inheritance rights (cuarta falcídia, trebeliánica, etc.), legal heirs, estate division, executor responsibility and in general, all matters connected to the right to inherit.



Recognised by the international directory Best Lawyers, edition 2022, in the area of Inheritance, Barcelona.


Teaching and Publications

  • Lecturer in Inheritance Law for the Master’s in Law course run by Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía. Position held since 2002.
  • Article in Formularios de la Ley de Enjuiciamiento Civil [Formulas for the Code of Civil Procedure], published by Difusión publishing house in 2000.
  • “Prescripción y Caducidad en Derecho Registral” [“Statute of Limitations and Expiry in Registry Law”], published in the journal Economist & Jurist in September 2004.
  • Presentation given as part of the practical technical course for staff and officials at Instituto Catalán del Suelo on leaseholds and easements. Course run by Centro para la Investigación y Desarrollo del Derecho Registral, Inmobiliario y Mercantil in 2009.
  • Co-author of the collective work Memento Práctico sobre Propiedad Horizontal [Practical Guide to Horizontal Property]. Specifically, she co-wrote chapter 11 “Régimen de la Propiedad Horizontal en Cataluña” [“Horizontal Property Laws in Catalonia”]. Published by Editorial Francis Lefebvre, 1st edition, 2011; 2nd edition, 2012.
  • Speaker at the Master’s Degree in Family and Inheritance Law organised by the Iltre. Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona. Year 2021.

Academic Educations and Associations

  • Graduated in Law from Universidad de Barcelona in 1996.
  • Member of the Bar nº 26.255, Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona.
  • Specialist course in Civil, Commercial and Family Mediation by the International School of Mediation (EIM). 2021.
  • Spanish Association of Family Lawyers (AEAFA).