Miquel Martin-Casals is Professor Civil Law at the University of Girona (Spain) since 1993. Previously he was Assistant Professor of Civil Law (University of Barcelona, 1980) and Associate Professor of Civil Law (Autonomous University of Barcelona 1986).
He obtained a law degree (1978) and a doctorate (1984) at the University of Barcelona.
He is member of several legal societies and groups (President of the Grup d'Estudis de Tècnica Legislativa (GRETEL); Vice-president of the International Society of Family Law (ISFL) and the American Law Institute (ALI), etc.) and of editorial boards of journals (European Review of Private Law, Journal of Comparative Law, etc.).