Isabel Winkels holds an LL.B. from the Complutense University of Madrid and has been a member of the Madrid Bar Association since 1987. She is currently Managing Partner at Winkels Abogados. She specialises in Civil Law and particularly in Family Law, and has extensive professional experience, having worked at Spanish and German law firms until she opened her own law firm in 1995.
She is currently Chairperson of the Family Law Section of the Madrid Bar Association, as well as Lecturer in Family Law in the Master’s Degree Programme to Gain Access to the Bar, provided at the prestigious Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles (IEB).
Isabel Winkels is a member of several legal societies, associations and fora, both national and international, and of the governing board of the Association for the Protection of the Best Interest of the Child (EMIN); she is also an arbitrator at the European Association of Arbitration (AEADE) and a member of the Madrid Bar Association (ICAM), actively involved in the resolution of disputes.
She is a regular contributor to various print and broadcast media, providing advice and information on legal topics.