Diana Sendagorta > Bird & Bird > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Bird & Bird
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28046 Madrid

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Diana is a Senior Consultant in our Corporate Group, based in Madrid. She has extensive experience in finance law, capital markets, real estate, M&A, private equity and venture capital including advising institutional and industrial clients on national and cross-border complex transactions.


Diana’s practice areas include transactions related to the Food & Beverages, Life Science and Technology Sectors, as well as transactions with a strong Real Estate element, corporate restructurings and debt restructurings. She joined us in June 2015, having previously worked for the UK firm Simmons & Simmons, the highly reputed Spanish M&A boutique Araoz & Rueda and in her own practice at Sendagorta Abogados.


English, Spanish


Diana  has written a number of articles related to her areas of expertise. She holds a degree in Law with a specialisation in Business (E-1) from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas and a Masters’ degree in Laws (LLM) from Georgetown University.

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Spain > Industry focus: Retail

Bird & Bird is best known for its ability to handle a spread of matters related to IP, M&A, real estate and cybersecurity matters for an array of clients operating in the retail sector. The team possesses strong credentials in transactional work, with a particular focus on the automotive, food, fashion, luxury goods and life sciences spaces. Co-head Lourdes Ayala handles M&A, private equity and venture capital deals for institutional and industrial investors. Practice leader Antonio Cueto, who specialises in IP, is a key point of contact for European fashion brands. Senior consultant Diana Sendagorta is well versed in advising technology, food and beverages companies on cross-border private equity and venture capital mandates.