Miguel Bolivar

Senior associate ––– Valencia
Member no. 14833 of the Valencia Bar Association
Main practice areas
  • M&A

  • Banking and Finance

  • English



Miguel Bolívar is a lawyer in Uría Menéndez’s Corporate Department. He joined the firm in 2010 and was made a senior associate in 2018. From March to September 2016, Miguel was seconded to the London office of Slaughter and May.

His main practice areas are commercial law in general, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate refinancing and restructuring. He has advised on very diverse range of transactions, including bilateral and syndicated financing and debt restructuring operations; buying and selling of companies; real estate transactions and the purchase and sale of asset portfolios; mergers and restructuring operations of groups of companies and contracting in general.

Miguel also specialises in sports law and has advised national sports clubs, including various football clubs.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Complutense de Madrid-Centro Universitario Villanueva
  • Academic Excellence Award, Universidad Complutense, 2010
  • Degree in Finance, Centro Universitario Villanueva, 2010
  • Master’s Degree in Sports Law, Universidad de Valencia, 2014

Professional associations

  • Valencia Bar Association

Teaching activity

Teaches Commercial Law at Universidad Cardenal Herrera, Valencia.

Recent publications

  • Christian Hoedl, Miguel Bolivar. In The Mergers & Acquisitions Review, 13th Ed. Mark Zerdin (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2019. También en Lexology, 09/09/2019

  • Christian Hoedl, Miguel Bolivar. In The Mergers & Acquisitions Review, 12th Ed. Mark Zerdin (Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2018

  • Spain. Joint Ventures 2019

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    Christian Hoedl, Javier Ruiz-Cámara, Miguel Bolivar. In Joint Ventures 2019. Getting the Deal Through, 2nd Ed. James Farrell (Contributing Editor), Gavin Williams (Contributing Editor). London: Law Business Research, 2018. También en Lexology, 10/12/2018

  • Jorge Martí, Miguel Bolivar. In Current Trends in Start-ups and Crowdfinancing. Jakob Kisser (Editor), Thomas Kulnigg (Editor). Paris: UIA-LexisNexis, 2017

  • Jorge Martí, Miguel Bolivar. In Manual práctico de compliance. Isabel Giménez Zurriaga (Director). Cizur Menor (Navarra): Aranzadi, 2017