Rodrigo Arias Grillo

Partner - Director
+34 620 676 685

Senior lawyer with more than 13 years of experience in governance, anti-corruption, compliance, ethics, conflict management, integrity and sports law advisory, contract disputes and international arbitration. 

Integrity Officer - Americas. FIFA. January 2023 - Present

Senior Integrity Manager, FIFA Legal and Compliance Division. June 2016 - June 2022

Legal Advisor and Head of the Integrity Department of the Spanish National Professional Football League (LaLiga). June 2009 - May 2016

Academic background:
  • D. in Constitutional Law from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
  • Master's Degree in Public Law from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
  • Master in International Sports Law by the Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE).
  • Internationally certified compliance professional by the Spanish Compliance Association (ASCOM) and the International Federation of Compliance Associations (IFCA). 
  • Specialization in Notary and Registry Law from Universidad Interamericana Laureate International Universities. 
  • Law degree from the University of Costa Rica. 
Professor in several leading programs in sports law and management offered by:
  • Real Madrid University School (Universidad Europea)
  • Higher Institute of Law and Economics (ISDE)
  • Instituto de Empresa (IE)
  • LaLiga Business School

Author of several publications and articles in forums such as the Revista Jurídica de Deporte y Entretenimiento (Aranzadi), the Revista de Ciencias Jurídicas de la Universidad de Costa Rica and the specialized magazine Football Legal.

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