Mr Carlos López-Quiroga > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez
28002 MADRID

Work Department

Transport and Mobility.


Carlos López-Quiroga has been a partner of the firm since 2002. He joined Uría Menéndez in January 2000 when the boutique maritime and transport law firm Figaredo & Asociados merged with Uría Menéndez.

His practice focuses on maritime and transport law. He has over 25 years’ experience advising in M&A and corporate restructuring transactions in the transport sector, both domestic and foreign.

Carlos has advised financial entities and industrial companies connected with the maritime, aviation and transport sectors.




Madrid Bar Association.


Law Degree, Universidad PontificiaComillas- ICADE (E- 1), Madrid, 1991; Prize for Special Achievement in the Masters in Maritime Law (LL. M), European Institute of Maritime Studies (I. E. E. M), Gijón, 1992.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Transport: Other transport

(Leading individuals)

Carlos López-QuirogaUría Menéndez

With offices in Madrid, London, New York, Lima and other major cities, the shipping, transport and logistics group at Uría Menéndez leverages the strength of its network and the experience of its team to advise national and international technology companies, airlines, road carriers, insurance companies, port operators and terminals, shippers and freight forwarders. Areas of strength for the team include aviation finance, digital platform implementation, M&A involving transport companies, tax, transport and airline regulatory compliance, contracts of carriage and terminals and port services. Shipping expert Carlos López-Quiroga leads the department, with key support provided by associates Luz Martínez de Azcoitia and Nicolás Nägele.

Spain > Transport: Shipping

(Leading individuals)

Carlos López-Quiroga – 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.