Mr Miguel Virgós > Uría Menéndez > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

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

Practice areas: International Arbitration.

Career

Miguel Virgós is a lawyer in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm as counsel in 2004 and became partner in 2008.

Miguel specialises in international business transactions and advises on civil and commercial matters, dispute resolution and investment protection. He has ample experience as counsel in the area of international arbitration, having represented clients in a vast number of complex matters involving different domestic laws, and as arbitrator under the rules of different institutions. Miguel coordinates the international litigation and arbitration practice at Uría Menéndez.
Since 1997, Miguel has been a permanent member of the commercial law section of the General Commission of Codification.

Languages

English; Italian.

Memberships

American Society of International Law; Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage; CARAT – Comité Argentino de Arbitraje Nacional y Transnacional; Commission on Arbitration of the Spanish ICC Committee; International Insolvency Institute; LCIA; Madrid Bar Association; Spanish Arbitration Club.

Education

Law Degree, Universidad de Oviedo, 1978, award for the best academic results; Doctor in Law (Ph.D.), summa cum laude, Universitá degli Studi di Bologna, 1981; LL.M. Columbia University, New York, 1982.