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Mergers and Acquisitions

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Juan Miguel Goenechea
Juan Miguel Goenechea
Partner since 1990. Madrid office



Juan Miguel Goenechea is a partner in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in 1982 and became a partner in 1990. From 1996 to 2000, Juan Miguel was head of the Latin America Practice Group. He has over the years specialised in Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate, Banking and Finance, Securities and Internet. Juan Miguel is also experienced in representing clients before domestic and international arbitration tribunals.

Juan Miguel has been named a top lawyer by Chambers Global, IFLR, Legal 500, and other major indices.


  • Law Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, 1982
  • Business Administration Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, 1983

Membership of Professional Associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • International Bar Association