Mr Antonio Villacampa > Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho
EDIFICIO RODRIGO URIA
PRAÇA MARQUÊS DE POMBAL, 12
1250-162 LISBOA
Portugal

Work Department

Banking and Finance, M&A, Private Equity.

Career

Antonio Villacampa joined Uría Menéndez in 1995. He was seconded to the New York office of Cravath, Swaine & Moore from October 2001 until May 2002. He has worked in the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez since August 2002. Antonio became a partner of the firm in January 2005. He is currently the managing partner of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho’s Lisbon office.

Antonio focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate, financial and banking law, and has extensive experience in managing and coordinating multi-jurisdictional transactions.

Languages

Spanish; English; Portuguese.

Memberships

Madrid Bar Association; Portuguese Bar Association (as a Spanish lawyer).

Education

Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas Madrid (ICCADE E-3), 1995; Business Administration Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas Madrid, 1996.

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Projects and project finance

The projects team at Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho balances a varied workload and demonstrates ‘great work capacity, creativity and security‘. The practice is jointly led by three experienced lawyers; Bernardo Diniz de Ayala has broad public law expertise in addition to his project finance capabilities; Antonio Villacampa is a finance specialist with knowledge of the Portuguese and Spanish markets; and Pedro Ferreira Malaquias advises banks and private companies as head of the firm’s banking practice. The energy sector is a key focus for the department, although the team’s recent mandates have also included motorway financing and real estate projects in Lisbon. Counsel João Louro e Costa and associate Gonçalo Andrade e Sousa are also notable contacts.