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Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho

EDIFICIO RODRIGO URIA, PRAÇA MARQUÊS DE POMBAL, 12, 1250-162 LISBOA, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 030 86 00
Fax:
Fax +351 21 030 86 01
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
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Antonio Villacampa

Tel:
Work +351 213 515 362
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Uría Menéndez

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity.

Position

Partner

Career

Antonio Villacampa joined Uría Menéndez in 1995. He was seconded to the New York office of Cravath, Swaine & Moore from October 2001 until May 2002. He has worked in the Lisbon office of Uría Menéndez since August 2002. Antonio became a partner of the firm in January 2005. He is currently the managing partner of Uría Menéndez-Proença de Carvalho’s Lisbon office.

Antonio focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate, financial and banking law, and has extensive experience in managing and coordinating multi-jurisdictional transactions.

Languages

Spanish; English; Portuguese.

Member

Madrid Bar Association.

Portuguese Bar Association (as a Spanish lawyer).

Education

Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas Madrid (ICCADE E-3), 1995; Business Administration Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas Madrid, 1996.


Portugal

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho's team is ‘very capable and motivated’. Antonio Villacampa assisted Meo in the attempted acquisition of Vertix, 94.69% owner of Grupo Media Capital; Francisco Brito e Abreu advised Alantra on the acquisition of a 70% stake in MD Moldes and Jorge Brito Pereira represented REN in the acquisition of EDP Gás. Catarina Tavares, who displays ‘immense work capacity’ and ‘delivers excellent ideas’, made partner.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

The ‘strongly committed and business-oriented’ team at Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho maintains its focus on transactional, corporate, contractual and regulatory work, including acquisitions and share purchases. A highlight was assisting Axpo Iberia with a long-term PPA for the construction of a 28.8MW solar plant. Bernardo Diniz de Ayala and Antonio Villacampa jointly head the team; senior associate Mafalda Ferreira is recommended.

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Projects and project finance

Within: Projects and project finance

The ‘strongly committed and business-oriented’ team at Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho includes Bernardo Diniz de Ayala, Pedro Ferreira Malaquias and Antonio Villacampa and possesses public law, finance, projects and project finance and transactional experience. A highlight was assisting Neoen Development with solar projects contracts, including a long-term power-purchase agreement between the power generator, consumers and the selling agent. Senior associate João Louro e Costa is another name to note. Mafalda Ferreira is now with DLA Piper ABBC.

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