Mr Javier Redonet > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Uría Menéndez
28002 MADRID

Work Department

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


Javier Redonet is a partner based in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in 1997 and became a partner in 2008. Javier currently heads the Capital Markets Practice Area.

Javier specialises in company, finance and securities law. He advises on initial public offerings, issues and offers of shares, issues of bonds (including convertible bonds) and hybrid securities, as well as on tender offers and mergers and acquisitions. He regularly assists clients with general corporate and commercial law matters, regulatory issues concerning securities law, as well as listed companies on corporate governance issues




Madrid Bar Association.


Law Degree, University Pontificia Comillas, 1997; Business Administration Diploma, University Pontificia Comillas, 1997.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Capital markets: Debt

(Leading individuals)

Javier RedonetUría Menéndez

Regularly involved in innovative and market-leading transactions, Uría Menéndez has advised on issuances of hybrid securities by financial institutions as well as issues in the context of acquisition finance. The firm’s debt capital markets practice has experience in a range of products, from plain vanilla bonds to high yield issues, notably equity-linked bonds, structured and project bonds and regulatory capital instruments. Rafael Sebastián leads the team and specialises in capital markets, M&A and corporate restructuring. Also recommended are Javier Redonet, who focuses on company, finance and securities law; and counsel Carolina Albuerne, who handles transactions involving hybrid debt and other capital-eligible debt instruments.

Spain > Capital markets: Equity

(Hall of Fame)

Javier RedonetUría Menéndez

The ‘excellent team’ at Uría Menéndez is highlighted for having ‘lots of sector experience and availability to answer questions in a way that is commercial and user friendly’. The firm has advised the issuer or underwriters in many of the IPOs completed in the Spanish market since 2006, including the two largest IPOs in Spain’s history. Its broad experience covers IPOs, follow-on offerings, rights issues, accelerated bookbuilt offerings, equity-linked instruments and public M&A. Luis de Carlos focuses on capital markets and advises on corporate governance, M&A, banking and corporate law matters. He co-leads the team with Javier Redonet, who specialises in company, finance and securities law, and also advises on debt capital markets transactions. Another key name in the group is Gabriel Núñez, who acts as legal counsel in public offerings and IPOs, takeovers, project finance deals and M&As involving listed and unlisted companies.