José Pedro Pérez-Llorca (born 30 November 1940) is a Spanish lawyer and Spain's former minister of foreign affairs, who was in office from 1980 to 1982. He is also one of the contributors to the Spain's constitution of 1978.
Llorca was born in Cadiz on 30 November 1940. He graduated from the Universidad Complutense, Madrid, with a law degree.
Llorca is a lawyer by profession. He joined the ministry of foreign affairs. He played a significant role in the creation of the constitution of 1978 in Spain, being one of seven authors of it. He worked as a professor of constitutional law at his alma meter.
Llorca became a member of the Union of the Democratic Centre. He served in the Spanish Parliament from 1977 to 1982, representing Madrid province. Then he was appointed minister for the presidency and minister of territorial administration to the cabinet led by prime minister Adolfo Suárez. In September 1980, he was appointed foreign minister, replacing Marcelino Oreja. The cabinet was headed by prime minister Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo. Llorca's term ended in 1982.
Llorca has had several positions on the boards of different firms. He cofounded a law firm, namely Pérez-Llorca, in 1983 and has been chairing the firm since then. He is the former chairman of Urquijo Leasing and AEG Ibérica, and a former member of the Board of Telefónica and of the Madrid Stock Exchange Council.He is a member of the board of trustees of the FAES Foundation and of the international airlines group (IAG). He was named as the president of the royal board of trustees of the Museo Nacional del Prado on 25 October 2012. He replaced Plácido Arango in the post.