Team

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Team

Isabel Winkels

Isabel Winkels

Isabel Winkels: family law attorney, committed to safeguarding children’s rights and gender equality. She is currently Managing Partner at Winkels Abogados, and is founder and former president of the family law section of the Madrid Bar Association.

Dr. Flora Calvo

Dr. Flora Calvo

Dr. Flora Calvo: holds an LL.B. and an LL.D. from the Complutense University of Madrid, as well as a Diploma in French Law from the Jean Monnet-Sceaux Law Faculty at the University of Paris XI.

D. Xavier O Callahan

D. Xavier O Callahan

D. Xavier O Callahan: A retired supreme court judge and professor of civil law, Judge O´Callaghan is an indisputable reference in Spanish civil law, and the author of monographs, essays and studies in civil law.

Jose Almagro Nosete

Jose Almagro Nosete

Jose Almagro Nosete: A retired supreme court judge and professor of procedural legislation, he has devoted his life to teaching law and practising as a lawyer until he was appointed as a magistrate of the supreme court, a position that he held for the last 20 years of his career.

Dr Alvaro Rivera

Dr Alvaro Rivera

Doctor Álvaro Rivera Villaverde is a psychiatrist who has been developing his assistance, teaching, research and managerial activity for over 30 years in the area of mental health in Madrid (Spain).

Maite Parejo Sousa

Maite Parejo Sousa

Maite Parejo Sousa: is a practising lawyer and member of the Madrid Bar Association. She specializes in Criminal Law, International Criminal Law, Universal Jurisdiction and Human Rights. She has a degree from Seville university and a Master’s in International Criminal Law from the Complutense University of Madrid.

Pilar Bueno

Pilar Bueno

Pilar Bueno: a family law attorney, she particularly defends the interests of people in a situation of significant vulnerability, such as minors or the elderly.

Ferdinand Hartzenberg

Ferdinand Hartzenberg

Ferdinand Hartzenberg: he has been practising for more than 20 years both nationally and internationally, and in family law he has assisted clients with a South African connection worldwide, as well as representing major personalities in the world of South African sports, making him a benchmark on the South African rugby scene.

Mukhtar Al Gharib

Mukhtar Al Gharib

Sr.Adv.Mukhtar Gharib: he is a lawyer specializing in the areas of Personal Status (Family Law) and is a member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, the International Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.

Ahmad Al-Rajoub

Ahmad Al-Rajoub

Ahmed Ramou Alrajoub: he is a Legal Advisor for General Law at Al Gharib & Associates Advocates & Legal Consultants. He has a bachelor’s degree in law from Aleppo University and has been a member of Bar Association of Aleppo, Syria since 1997. He wrote the only book about custody in the Arab World “PROVISIONS OF CUSTODY IN ARABIC AND FOREIGN LAWS” after investigating all the Arab legislation seeking to claim that legal systems should be revised in pursuit of the best interests of children, as is the case in Europe.

Borja Brañanova

Borja Brañanova

Borja Brañanova: he is a Spanish father who studied Mining Engineering at the University of Oviedo & the Polytechnic of Madrid, and Business at ESHAL University of Brussels and Wollongong in Australia. Currently, together with a team of international experts, he is litigating in a foreign Sharia Court located in Dubai, the heart of the Middle East and a benchmark for Arabic and Islamic societies, seeking justice and equality for parents and children and legal globalization of children’s best interests, which merely requires strong governmental leadership with regards to compliance with UN agreements signed by their nations, especially those designed to protect children.

This space is reserved for the many anonymous people and organizations that have helped us get here. Thank you.

OTHER ANONYMOUS PEOPLE AND ORGANIZATIONS:

CITIZENS, LOCAL COUNCILS, POLITICAL PARTIES AND ASSOCIATIONS, REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS AND INSTITUTIONS, CENTRAL GOVERNMENTS, MINISTRIES OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, EMBASSIES AND DIPLOMATS. JOURNALISTS, RADIO, TELEVISION AND PRESS MEDIA, AND THOSE WHO HAVE WHOEVER HAVE PUT THEIR HEART AND SOLE INTO THEM AND THE CHILDREN, WHO DESERVE TO BE RAISED BY THEIR PARENTS WITHOUT DISCRIMINATION AND WITHOUT OBSTRUCTING THEIR FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS. ALL THESE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE ARE THE MAIN MEMBERS OF THIS TEAM.