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Romero Moreno, José Manuel Romero Moreno, José Manuel

Romero Moreno, José Manuel

Vice-President, FRIDE

José Manuel Romero Moreno

Vice-President, FRIDE


Degree and PhD with honors in Law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Degree in Philosophy and Arts (Pure Philosophy) from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

Professional Experience:

Mr. Romero is the Count of Fontao. He is the Legal Advisor of the Person, Family and House of H.M. The King Juan Carlos I of Spain.

He is professor in Legal, Moral and Political Philosophy at the School of Law of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, since 1975, and senior partner of Romero Moreno Abogados.

He is the President of the Fundación Consejo Español del Refugiados and member of the board of trustees of  Fundación Winterthur, Fundación Pedro Álvarez de Toledo, Fundación Comité Español United World Colleges and FRIDE. He is also legal advisor of Fundación Caja de Madrid, Fundación Caixa Galicia, Fundación Pedro Barrie de la Maza, Colegio de Registradores, Md Anderson y Scherzo. He is member of the Board of the Fundación Rafael del Pino and Board of the Patrimonio Nacional.

José Manuel Romero is author of:

- Protección procesal y derechos fundamentales en la España del XIX. Centro de Estudios Constitucionales, Madrid, 1985.

- La aplicación normativa directa de la Constitución española, Premio de la Revista jurídica La Ley,1983

- Reflexiones sobre modelos matemáticos y decisión jurídica, Anuario de Filosofía del Derecho, 83 ss.: Madrid 1984.

- Reflexiones en torno a la evolución del Poder Judicial español en el siglo XIX, Anuario de Derechos Humanos, 357 ss.: 3, Madrid 1985.

- Sobre la polémica en torno al autogobierno del Poder Judicial, Anuario de Derechos Humanos, 379 ss.: Madrid 1986-1987.

- La incidencia de los derechos fundamentales en las relaciones jurídicas entre los particulares Jornadas de la Dirección General del Servicio Jurídico del Estado, Madrid 1988

- Reflexiones sobre la Ley de Fundaciones, Economistas, Madrid 1990

- Nuevas reflexiones sobre la legislación de fundaciones, Revista de la Facultad de Derecho. Universidad a Distancia. Julio 1995

- Cultura y Estado de las Autonomías, BSCH. Julio 1998

- La incidencia del artículo 92 CE en las relaciones jurídicas entre particulares, BSCH. Julio 1999.




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