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WELLS FARGO CENTER, 333 SE 2ND AVENUE, SUITE 4400, MIAMI, FL 33131, USA
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Greenberg Traurig LLP, Patricia Menendez-Cambo, Miami, USA

Patricia Menendez-Cambo

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Greenberg Traurig LLP

Work Department

Global Corporate and Securities Practice Group, Global Practice Group, Global Energy and Infrastructure Practice Group

Position

Patricia Menendez-Cambo serves as the Vice President of Greenberg Traurig. She is also Chair of Greenberg Traurig's Global Practice, Co-Chair of the Global Corporate & Securities Practice, Co-Chair of the Global Energy & Infrastructure Practice, and is a member of the firm's Executive Committee. Patricia previously served as Subdirectora General for Telefónica S.A. and General Counsel to a number of their subsidiaries and affiliates, assisting them in relation to their global expansion. During her tenure as in-house counsel, she also served as Director for a number of entities within the Telefónica Group throughout Latin America and Europe.

Career

Patricia works on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate governance, as well as capital markets and general corporate and securities law matters. Patricia has been lead counsel on numerous first-time cross-border transactions. The National Law Journal has recognized Patricia four times in as many years, including as one of the "100 Most Influential Lawyers in America," one of the "Top 40 under 40" attorneys, one of the “50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America,” and one of the “50 Most Influential Minority Lawyers in America.” She was also recognized in 2014 by Chambers USA Women in Law for “Outstanding Contribution to Gender Diversity,” as well as led the team selected by Chambers Latin America as the “2014 Corporate/M&A – Law Firm of the Year,” and “2015 Corporate & Finance – Law Firm of the Year (Florida-Based).

Languages

Patricia is fluent in English and Spanish, and is proficient in Portuguese.

Member

Patricia was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, and is an active member of its Regional Business Council for Latin America and its Global Gender Parity Group. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Council of the Americas, and serves as Secretary for the International Bar Association’s Women’s Interest Group.

Education

Patricia received her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and her B.A. in Economics from the University of Miami.

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