Maria Teresa Fernández de la Vega

Interview with María Teresa Fernández de la Vega (Valencia, 1949) lawyer, judge and politician.

In 1974 she joined the Corps of Labor Legal Secretaries and since 1990 she is a magistrate for the fourth shift.

Member of the General Council of the Judiciary by election of the Senate (1994-1996).

Justice's Secretary of State, with the Minister Belloch (1994-1996).

Deputy to the spanish Congress of Deputies (1996-2010).

First Vice President, Minister of the Presidency and Spokesperson of the Government of Spain (2004-2010).

President of the Women for Africa Foundation (2012- ).

President of the State Council (2018- ).

Interviewer: Josep Maria Muñoz
Duration: 41:08 min
Date: November 21, 2018
Place: Consejo de Estado (Madrid)
Production: Benecé Produccions
Language: spanish

Interview with María Teresa Fernández de la Vega of the Program Llegat Pasqual Maragall is subjected to a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Comercial 4.0 International license.


Collection of oral testimonies of people who have shared in different ways, parts of Pasqual Maragall's career.

This collection will be progressively expanded by incorporating new witnesses on a regular basis. The aim is to achieve a varied and complete vision of Catalan society at the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st century with the figure of Pasqual Maragall as a point of reference.

The interviews are recorded with audiovisual media, and have been carried out by José María Muñoz, director of L'Avenç. The versions available online are abbreviated versions. Whole interviews can be consulted for research purposes in the Maragall Archive by contacting the Foundation.