Fernando Calbacho

Partner since 2003 ––– Madrid
Member no. 26332 of the Madrid Bar Association
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Fernando Calbacho joined Uría Menéndez in 1999. Before joining the firm, Fernando was in-house counsel for various industrial corporations. He was the head of the legal department of Fertiberia, legal manager of Repsol and general counsel of Agromán, a leading Spanish construction company.

From September 2002 until July 2005, he was the partner in charge of Uría Menéndez’s New York office.

Fernando focuses his practice on corporate law and has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions and debt restructuring transactions. Taking advantage of the experience he acquired in the real estate sector, he has also advised on a significant number of real estate transactions and construction projects.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 1984
  • LL.M., University of London, 1985
  • Ph.D. (Doctor of Laws), Universidad de Alcalá, Madrid, 1998

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association

Teaching activity

Fernando lectured on commercial law at the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares in Madrid between 1992 and 2001, and participates regularly as a lecturer on postgraduate programmes in Instituto de Empresa, ICADE, Universidad Carlos III and the Madrid Bar Association.

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