Juan Miguel Goenechea

Partner since 1990 ––– Madrid
Member no. 21032 of the Madrid Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • M&A

  • Private Equity

  • Banking and Finance

  • English



Juan Miguel Goenechea is a partner located in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in 1982 and became a partner in 1990. He headed the Latin America Practice Group from 1996 to 2000 and from 2004 to 2007.

Juan Miguel has been named as a recognised lawyer by Chambers Global, IFLR, Legal 500 and other major legal directories. His practice focuses on M&A and he has extensive experience in public and private transactions, both domestic and international.

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

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • International Bar Association

Teaching activity

From 1985 to 2009, Juan Miguel was a lecturer on commercial law at the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (‘ICADE’). He frequently participates as a speaker and commentator at seminars and conferences pertaining to his areas of expertise.

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