Javier Solana is a D.Phil student in Law at Balliol College, University of Oxford. He is interested in the intersection between Law, Philopshy and Economics, as well as the role of Law in promoting financial inclusion. He holds a B.A. in Business Administration (Hons.) and an LL.B. (Hons.) from Carlos III University of Madrid. He also holds an M.Phil. in Law from the same university and an LL.M. in International Finance from Harvard Law School. He has been the recipient of many academic awards, including the prestigious “la Caixa” Fellowship (2011) and the GLawFin Fellowship (2013-16). He has also worked as a trainee lawyer at Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira and as a Legal Intern at the World Bank in Washington D.C. Javier is fluent in Spanish, English and French, has an intermediate command of Mandarin Chinese and a basic knowledge of Arabic.


Research Interests

Financial Law and Regulation, Moral Philosophy, Constitutional Law, International Arbitration.

Research projects