Tomás José Acosta

Partner since 2019 ––– Santiago de Chile
Main practice areas
  • M&A

  • Banking and Finance

  • Capital Markets

  • English



Tomás Acosta is based in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez.

He joined the firm in 2008 and between 2012 and 2014 was based in our London office.

His practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate and debt restructuring and multi-jurisdictional structured finance deals, as well as equity and debt issuances. He also advises on wide-ranging corporate matters, such as corporate governance and national and international contracting, and regulatory aspects of financial activities, such as banking, investment services and payment services.

Tomás has been involved in numerous investment and divestment transactions in listed and non-listed companies, acquisition and project financings and corporate restructurings, in which he has acted for both private equity firms and industrial clients.

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  • Law Degree with Honours, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE, E-3), Madrid, 2007
  • Business Administration Degree, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE, E-3), Madrid, 2008

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority (as a Registered European Lawyer)

Teaching activity

  • Speaker at the Madrid Bar Association seminar on “A practical view of shareholders’ agreements”, 2015.

Recent publications

  • Tomás José Acosta, Javier Montañes Lozano. In Actualidad Mercantil 2019. Enrique Ortega Burgos (Director). Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch, 2019

  • Tomás José Acosta. In Esquemas de Derecho de las sociedades de capital, eds. 4.ª a 5.ª. Ana Belén Campuzano (Director), Rafael Sebastián (Director), Javier Tortuero (Director). Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch, 2018-2019

  • Luis de Carlos, Javier Tortuero, Tomás José Acosta. In Memento acceso a la abogacía 2018-2019. Cristina Carretero González (Coordinador), Marta Gisbert Pomata (Coordinador), Mª José López Álvarez (Coordinador), Antonio J. Alonso Timón (Coordinador), Sara Díez Riaza (Coordinador), Miguel Grande Yáñez (Coordinador). Madrid: Francis Lefebvre, 2018

  • Tomás José Acosta. In Manual de fusiones y adquisiciones de empresas, eds. 1.ª y 2.ª. Rafael Sebastián (Director), Martin Jordano (Coordinador). Las Rozas (Madrid): La Ley-Wolters Kluwer, 2016-2018

  • Pedro Ravina, Tomás José Acosta. In 2017 Práctica mercantil para abogados. Los casos más relevantes en 2016 de los grandes despachos. Rafael Sebastián (Coordinador). Las Rozas (Madrid): La Ley-Wolters Kluwer, 2017