Party affiliation: Spanish Socialist Workers' Party
Former attorney in land administration service, Basque autonomous government. Deputy, Partido Socialista Obrero Español (Spanish Socialist Workers' Party), Vizcaya, 1987-1989, re-elected since 1989. Under Secretary, Public Works and Urban Development, and board member INI, 1986.
Member, Olympic Organising Committee, Barcelona 1992, 1986-1987. Lawyer, since 1972; professor of administrative law, 1980-1982.