“With top-tier finance and corporate practices it’s no surprise that Uría Menéndez has achieved the same feat in restructuring and insolvency (…). As one competitor states, ‘Uría has no shortage of good lawyers.’” (IFLR 1000)


We take an active role in complex debt restructuring and refinancing transactions, advising both borrowers and lenders. The team combines relevant experience with an awareness of the interests at stake in this type of transaction and the know-how of lawyers in other practice areas, such as Litigation, Real Estate and Tax.

Our advice encompasses every stage of the restructuring process, from the initial negotiations through to the signing of restructuring and refinancing documents.

We advise on a wide range of topics related to insolvency and restructuring, including the restructuring of investments of venture capital firms.

  • Company and group restructurings
  • Refinancing and restructuring of debt
  • Pre-insolvency advice
  • Negotiations with banks, other financial entities and distressed debt funds
  • Standstill and bridge loan agreements
  • Designing security packages
  • Acquisition of distressed assets and debt
  • Accord and satisfaction
  • Debt capitalisation