Sofía Rodríguez Torres > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez
PRÍNCIPE DE VERGARA 187
PLAZA RODRÍGUEZ URÍA
28002 MADRID
Spain

Work Department

Finance, Maritime, Aviation, Transport and International Trade

Career

Sofía Rodríguez Torres joined Uría Menéndez in 2013 and from May 2017 to August 2018 worked in the firm’s São Paulo office.

Sofía has over seven years’ experience advising domestic and international clients on corporate, finance, maritime and transport law.

She regularly advises clients on corporate law, acquisitions and project finance, with a special focus on the maritime, port, transport and international trade sectors, advising clients on regulatory and general corporate matters. Sofía has also participated in several M&A transactions and has experience in cross-border matters with a particular focus on LATAM.

Sofía has been named a “rising star” by The Legal 500 in the Transport category in 2020 and 2021.

Languages

Spanish English Portuguese

Memberships

Madrid Bar Association

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Transport: Shipping

(Rising stars)

Sofía Rodríguez Torres – Uría Menéndez

The shipping, transport and logistics group at Uría Menéndez assists a range of shipowners, shipyards, port operators and terminals, charterers, insurance companies, P&I clubs, energy companies and financial institutions. The team is well versed in marine insurance and litigation, marine casualties, regulatory compliance, vessel construction and finance, shipping M&A, charterparties, contracts of carriage, superyachts, and shipping company insolvency. Headed by Carlos López-Quiroga, the team’s portfolio features Banco Santander and Knutsen Group. The group is supported by associates Diego Pérez, José Sánchez-Fayos, Sofía Rodríguez Torres and Laura Peláez.