Specialist in venture capital transactions, crossborder company sales and acquisitions, joint ventures; advising on corporate law and business group restructurings, as well as on commercial agreements.

Isabel Gandoy advises venture capital funds and other strategic investors, as well start-up developers on their initial stages of development and on their financing, particularly in the technology, internet, financial services and retail sectors.

She has worked on many crossborder transactions with the United States, Canada and Latin America, and has been based at the Cuatrecasas New York office in recent years.

She is a member of the Madrid Bar Association. She lectures in the Master in International Business Law at ESADE Business & Law School and in the Master in Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital & Private Equity at Universitat Internacional de Catalunya.


  • Promociona Program
    Executive Leadership Development ESADE Business & Law School, 2020

    Master of Laws
    New York University(NYU) School of Law, 2005

    Advanced Certificate in Law and Business
    Leonard Stern School of Business and NYU School of Law, 2005

    Master in International Trade
    Universidad del País Vasco, San Sebastián, Spain

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Directory Mentions

Recommended lawyer
Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, Leaders League and Best Lawyers in Corporate M&A, Real Estate & Construction, Private Equity and Venture Capital

Lawyer of the Year
Best Lawyers in Venture Capital (2023, 2020) and Real Estate & Construction (2022)