Mr Gabriel Núñez Fernández > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez
28002 MADRID

Work Department

Capital Markets, M&A, Company Law and Corporate Governance.


Gabriel Núñez joined Uría Menéndez in 1994 and he is a partner of the firm since 2004. He was resident partner of the London office in 2005 and 2006.

He focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, banking & finance and corporate governance of listed companies. Gabriel has over 20 years of experience advising domestic and foreign companies on a large number deals such as public offerings and IPOs, takeovers, project finance and M&A involving listed and unlisted companies.

Gabriel is an Officer at the IBA Securities Markets Committee, lecturer at several Master degrees including Instituto de Empresa (IE) and Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles (IEB) and has published a large number of articles in books and legal magazines.


English; French.


Madrid Bar Association; International Bar Association; Law Society of England and Wales; Banking and Financial Committee, European Arbitration Association.


Law Degree, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1993.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Capital markets: Equity

(Hall of Fame)

Gabriel Núñez Fernández – Uría Menéndez

Uría Menéndez has a significant track record in advising the issuer or underwriter in Spanish IPOs since 2006, earning a reputation as ‘one of the best Spanish equity firms‘. The capital markets team also assists with major equity-raising transactions, including that of Cellnex in 2021 (where it acted for the issuer), and it has a significant market share of tender offers launched in Spain. Javier Redonet co-leads the practice with senior partner Luis de Carlos, with Gabriel Núñez Fernández and ‘excellent professionalAlfonso Ventoso providing equity-side expertise and experience. Enrique Nieto is a standout junior partner in the practice, and Álvaro López is a senior associate to note.