Expert in banking and finance law; advising on financial restructuring transactions, infrastructure and corporate financing, and national and international acquisitions.

María Lérida has advised financial institutions and borrowers on energy projects. Currently, she mainly advises large Spanish real estate companies on transactions to restructure and refinance financial debt, including in matters relating to Spanish insolvency law.

In recent years, she has participated in and advised on transactions for buying and selling distressed debt, particularly regarding preparing and negotiating documents for the buying and selling of non-performing loan portfolios.

She has worked at leading law firms in Spain.


  • Bachelor and Master of Laws (specializing in business law)
    ESADE Business & Law School, Barcelona, 2007

    Specialist diploma in restructuring companies in difficulty
    Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2023

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