Mr Eduardo Rodríguez-Rovira > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Insolvency and Financial Distress, Banking and Finance, Merger and Acquisition.

Career

Eduardo Rodríguez-Rovira joined Uría Menéndez in 1990. He became a partner in 2000.

From March 2001 to September 2003, Eduardo was based in our Buenos Aires office, where he was principally involved in advising foreign and Spanish clients on their investments in Latin America. He has been the head of the Latin America practice group since his return to Spain. He specialises in debt restructuring, corporate acquisitions and financial regulatory matters, including undertakings for collective investment.

Languages

English; French.

Memberships

International Bar Association; International Swap Dealers Association.

Education

Law Degree, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1988; Business and Economic Sciences Degree, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, 1989; Licence Spéciale en Droit Européen, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1990.

Lawyer Rankings

Latin America: International firms > Corporate and M&A

Uría Menéndez has a long history in Latin America and has extended its commitment through Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría, its associated regional firm with a Chile- Colombia-Peru footprint. It represents a range of Spanish corporates and investors, such as Telefonica and Repsol, along with other multinationals and financial sponsors. Along with having broad geographic coverage, the firm has also made a commitment to the Cuba market through counsel Lourdes Dávalos, who leads the Cuba desk. Eduardo Rodríguez-Rovira has led the Latin America practice for nearly 20 years and is a seasoned professional in M&A in the region. Juan Martín Perrotto has also spent long periods in the region and is noted for cross-border transactions involving European and Asian investors. Pablo González-Espejo has a long history with Brazil, having launched the firm’s Sao Paulo office in 1999 and was resident there until 2003. All named individuals are based in Madrid.