Gabriel Núñez

Partner since 2004 ––– Madrid
Member no. 54062 of the Madrid Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • Capital Markets

  • M&A

  • Company Law and Corporate Governance

  • English

  • French



Gabriel joined Uría Menéndez in 1994 and became a partner in 2004.

Gabriel worked in the London office between 1995 and 1997, in the Bilbao office in 2002 and in the Madrid office between 2002 and 2005. He was resident partner of the London office in 2005 and 2006.

He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, finance, banking and capital markets.

He has acted as counsel on a large number of deals such as public offerings and IPOs, takeovers, project finance and M&A involving listed and unlisted companies.

Gabriel has been recognized as a leading lawyer in banking and finance, PFI/PPP, capital markets and M&A by Chambers Global, IFLR 1000 and Best Lawyers.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1993

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Banking and Financial Committee, European Arbitration Association

Teaching activity

Gabriel Núñez is a lecturer on the postgraduate master's degree programme on capital markets at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid, on the postgraduate master's degree programme on business law at the Fundación Carolina and on the master's degree programme on public offerings at the Madrid Bar Association. He is director and lecturer on specialized courses at the Instituto de Empresa.

Recent publications

  • Gabriel Núñez, Susana Serrano de Frutos. In International Bar Association (, 04/05/2020

  • Gabriel Núñez, Álvaro López, Enrique Nieto. In International Bar Association (, 04/06/2020

  • Gabriel Núñez, Andrés Alcalá Parra, Tom Fagernäs, Joel Kanervo. In Business Law International, n.º 1, 2019

  • Gabriel Núñez, Peter Castellon, Matt Cole, Richard Smith, Dewi Walian. In Capital Markets Forum Newsletter, 15/11/2019

  • Guide to Public Takeovers in Europe

    Download PDF Guide to Public Takeovers in Europe

    Gabriel Núñez, Stefano Cacchi Pessani, Olivier Assant, Bernard Roelvink, Oliver Rieckers, Chris McGaffin.