Skip to content

Pablo Mendez

Counsel

Madrid

Image of Pablo Mendez
Pablo Mendez

Counsel

Madrid

Pablo has extensive experience advising national and international clients, including founders, on M&A, joint ventures and partner agreements, W&I insurance policies, MIP and reinvestment structures, reorganizations, contracts and corporate governance in various sectors, with special emphasis on private equity, infrastructure, energy and TMT.

He also has extensive experience in coordinating legal due diligence processes in relation to complex domestic and cross-border transactions.

Pablo is recommended as a reference lawyer in M&A by the publication Best Lawyers since 2020.

Related articles

Allen & Overy graphic

Publications: 08 April 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: the Spanish Government hardens the suspension upon the foreign direct investment in Spain

After restricting the foreign investment regime in Spain by means of Royal Decree-law 8/2020 (RDL 8/2020) of 17 March, the Royal decree law 11/2020, of 31 March (RDL) has been published in the Spanish…

Read more

Publications: 08 April 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: additional amendments to the rules for drawing-up and approval of annual accounts and holding of general shareholders' meetings

Read more

Publications: 19 March 2020

Urgent measures against the economic impact of Covid-19 coronavirus: Spanish Golden Share

Read more

Experience highlights

Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Private Equity

Office

Madrid

Serrano 73
Madrid
28006

View office →

Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as lawyer, Spain, 2008

Academic

Corporate Legal Course, IE Law School Executive Education, 2011

LL.M., Full scholarship granted by IE Law School based on good performance, William & Mary – Marshall Wythe Law School, 2010

LL.M., Legal Practice (“Master en Asesoría Jurídica de Empresas”), IE Law School, 2009

Law Degree and Diploma in Business Studies, Comillas Pontifical University – (ICADE University - E1), 2008

Other noteworthy experience

Advising:

  • Advent, via its investee Circet, on the acquisition of Instalaciones y Tendidos Telefónicos, S.A. (ITETE Conecta), O&M telecommunications infrastructure supplier.
  • EQT on the acquisition of a majority stake in Freepik, a leading platform offering graphic resources.
  • Advent, via its investee Circet, on the acquisition of Cableven a telecommunications infrastructure service provider in charge of network deployment and maintenance and installation activities.
  • Axión Infraestructuras in the constitution of Axent, a Spanish joint venture with Enagás to develop and offer telecommunications transport services on fibre and radio platforms.
  • Axión Infraestructuras in the constitution of a Spanish joint venture with Wireless Infrastructure Group Limited for the deployment of DaS and small cells.
  • Waterland on its Spanish add-on consisting on the acquisition of the Bynsa Group, a benchmark company in Spain in the pet food sector specialised in private label.
  • Apax on its Spanish add-on consisting on the acquisition of Grupo Ibersnacks, Spanish-based chips and snacks manufacturer specialised in private label.
  • Viscofan, the BME listed global leader in the manufacturing, production and distribution of casings for the meat industry, on the acquisition of the Supralon Group with subsidiaries in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany and France.
  • AMP Capital in their investment for the acquisition of Axión Infraestructuras de Telecomunicaciones, S.A.U., national wholesale operator of telecommunication infrastructures and services.
  • EQT Infrastructure on its sale of Spanish off-street car park operator Parkia to First State Investments’ managed infrastructure fund.

Published work

  • Spain reaffirms itself as a key destination for foreign investment, El Economista - Capital Privado, 2021
  • First registered EU cross-border demerger in the Commercial Registry of Madrid, Corporate practice for lawyers, 2017
  • Recent changes in corporate governance, Revista de Derecho de Sociedades, 2014

Awards & accolades

Finalist in 2021 and 2022

Iberian Lawyer forty under 40 awards