The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Uría Menéndez

PRÍNCIPE DE VERGARA 187, PLAZA RODRIGO URÍA, 28002 MADRID, SPAIN
Tel:
Work +34 91 586 04 00
Fax:
Fax +34 91 586 04 03
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Barcelona, Beijing, Bilbao, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Lima and 9 more

Lawyer rankings

Tomás Fernández-Quirós

Tel:
Work +34 91 586 05 58
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Uría Menéndez

Work Department

Maritime, Aviation, Transport and International Trade.

Career

Tomás Fernández-Quirós Tuñón is a partner in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in January 2000 when his previous firm, maritime specialists Figaredo & Asociados, merged with Uría Menéndez. From 2002 to 2011 Tomás was based in the firm’s office in Barcelona.

Tomás specialises in maritime and transport law, and in international litigation and arbitration. He advises Spanish and foreign companies in the maritime and port sector and financial entities in projects relating to the development, operation and financing of ports and ports terminals. He also has extensive expertise in the yacht sector.

Languages

English.

Member

Spanish Association of Maritime Law (AEDM).

Spanish Section of the International Association of Insurance Law (SEAIDA).

International Bar Association.

Education

Law Degree, Universidad de Oviedo, 1989. Master's Degree in Maritime Law, European Institute of Maritime Studies, 1990.


Spain

Transport: Shipping

Within: Transport: Shipping

Uría Menéndez handles vessel arrests and accidents and has a particular focus on shipbuilding contracts. It advised Astilleros de Santander on an agreement with a Dutch shipping company for the finalisation of a new-build dredger following the insolvency of the original shipyard. The team, which includes Carlos López-QuirogaTomás Fernández-Quirós and managing associate Luz Martínez de Azcoitia, has a strong Scandinavian client base.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Spain

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to