Elizabeth Torrecillas Power
Elizabeth Torrecillas
Partner since 2004. Valencia office



Elizabeth Torrecillas is the managing partner of Uría Menéndez’s Valencia office. She joined the firm in 1995 and became a partner in 2004. She is a member of the Finance Practice.

Her main practice areas are corporate, commercial and contract law, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and financing, with a particular focus on acquisitions and real estate transactions. Elizabeth also advises insurance companies and managers of pension plans and funds.

Elizabeth has advised on transactions of a very varied nature, including:

  • financing agreements and debt restructuring, both bilateral and syndicated, particularly in the real estate and services sectors;
  • debt capital markets transactions and securitisations, both local and international, including advice to public sector clients;
  • corporate acquisitions and joint ventures;
  • mergers and the restructuring of corporate groups;
  • contracts in general and, in particular, distribution agreements and consumer rights;
  • insurance company transactions, including company acquisitions, mergers and portfolio transfers, as well as general regulatory advice.

She is the non-executive secretary or vice-secretary to the board of several companies.


  • Law Degree, Universitat de Valencia, 1990
  • Master's Degree in Tax Law, Escuela de la Empresa, 1992

Membership of Professional Associations

  • Valencia Bar Association. Member of the Deontology Committee and of the EU and International Law Section Executive Committee