Susana Bidstrup has almost 20 years of expertise in domestic and international business law, particularly related to internet/e-commerce and privacy/data protection law, corporate compliance, commercial-contracts, corporate capital restructures, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, banking law and immigration law.
Bidstrup has held positions as legal counsel at United Technologies Corporation and Asuna International in the United States, as well as at CaixaBank in Barcelona, Spain. She has managed legal matters for multibillion-dollar, complex, cross-border transactions in North and Latin America, Europe, Asia and Australia. In addition, she has been teaching Legal Spanish and Comparative Law since 2005. She started teaching at the UConn School of Law in 2014. She has also performed pro-bono work for Greater Hartford Legal Aid within their immigration law area.
Bidstrup holds a Bachelors of Laws (LLB) from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain; a Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology Law from ESADE Law School in Barcelona, Spain; and a Master of Laws (LLM) in International Business and Trade Law from Fordham University, School of Law, in New York City.
She is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Catalan, proficient in Italian and Portuguese and has knowledge of Danish.