Enrique Nieto

Partner since 2020 ––– Madrid
Member no. 85763 of the Madrid Bar Association
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Enrique Nieto joined Uría Menéndez in 2009, and currently forms part of the firm’s Capital Markets Practice Area. During 2011 and 2012, he was seconded to the New York office.

His professional practice is specialised in advising on initial public offerings (IPOs) and stock exchange listings, rights issues and offerings of shares by listed companies, block trades, takeover bids and delistings (equity capital markets). In addition, he has extensive experience advising Spanish real estate investment trusts (Sociedades Anónimas Cotizadas de Inversión en el Mercado Inmobiliario or SOCIMIs) and their investors, both on the Spanish regulated market (Mercado Continuo) and alternative market (Mercado Alternativo Bursátil or MAB).

He also regularly advises clients, both issuers and investors, on matters related with capital markets regulations (investments in listed companies, transparency, market abuse, etc.), the corporate governance of listed companies (general meetings, internal regulations, corporate law, etc.) and mergers and acquisitions involving non-listed companies.

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  • Law Degree (ICADE E-3), Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Madrid), 2009
  • Business Administration Degree (ICADE E-3), Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Madrid), 2010

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association

Teaching activity

Enrique has lectured on business law at IE University since 2015. He also participates regularly in seminars and conferences.

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