Sonia Martin Santisteban

​Sonia Martin Santisteban


Professor of Civil Law, University of Cantabria.
LLM (Whittier law School, California, 2005).
Substitute judge at the Cantabria Courts of Appeals (Section 2nd), 2009- up to now
Member of the Court for Trusts and Fiduciary Relationships, Republic of San Marino, 2014- up to now
Principal of the Campus Hall of Residence at the International University Menéndez Pelayo, 2009- up to now

Author of:

  • El Depósito y la Responsabilidad del Depositario, editorial Aranzadi, Navarra, 2002
  • El instituto del Trust y su compatibilidad con los principios del Derecho Civil Continental, Navarra, 2005, Thomson Aranzadi, The Global Law Collection.
  • Handbook on Spanish Civil Law. Part I. The Law of the person, Universitat of Valencia, 2012 (ed. with Luz Martínez Velencoso).
  • Protection of Immovables (Common Core of European Private Law) (CUP, forthcoming) (ed with Peter Sparkes) 
  • Trusts in American Law and Some of Their Substitutes in Spanish Law, Trusts & Trustees, 2007, vol.13, núm.6 & 7, 210-220, 242-251.
  • El arbitraje electrónico, Revista Aranzadi de Derecho y Nuevas Tecnologías, nº29, 2012, pp. 61-81.
  • Country Report: Spain Special Issue on European Trust Law, 18 Columbia Journal of European Law F. 42 (2012) and Colum. J. Eur. L. O 37 (2012).