Eloy Velasco

Eloy Velasco

Degree (Bachelor) in Law from the University of Deusto (Bilbao), Diploma in legal-economic specialisation from the same university. Professional judge since 1988.

Assigned to the District Court of Portugalete (Vizcaya), to the Magistrates' Courts in the Valencian towns of Sagunto, Torrente and Valencia, to the Courts of Plaza de Castilla in Madrid and to the National High Court. He has served for 10 years in the Central Court of Instruction No. 6, and is currently a Magistrate attached to the Appeals Chamber of the National High Court. Contact point of the European Criminal Judicial Network, he has been Eurojust's National Correspondent for corruption matters.

Member of the Spanish Judicial Network, he has participated in several international projects on international judicial cooperation, training forums, courses...

Award for "Best Lawyer for Digital Law" in 2014 by ENATIC (Association of Lawyers dedicated to new technologies). Gold Medal in cybersecurity to the best Judge by the UDIMA Chair and the National Association of Appraisers and Judicial Computer Experts of 2014. Accors Prize 2018 "against Corruption and for Social Regeneration" awarded by Madrid Foro Empresarial. 

Author of numerous scientific publications in the field of criminal law, criminal procedure and new technologies.

Associate Professor of Criminal Procedural Law at the San Pablo CEU University in Madrid.