Tomás Ugalde

Senior Associate

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Specialist in commercial, banking and finance law; advising business groups, financing institutions, funds and insurance companies on all types of commercial and financing transactions.

Tomás Ugalde is an expert in transactions to sell shares, assets and liabilities; commercial contracts; shareholders agreements; and business restructuring; as well as in corporate consultancy for listed and unlisted companies. He is also an expert in corporate finance transactions, financing for company and asset acquisitions, project finance, refinancing and restructuring financial debt, and insolvency law, advising national and international clients.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, he worked for four years in Caixabank’s in-house legal department (Corporate & Institutional Banking). That experience as a lawyer in a top financial institution complements his work offering legal advice on finance law. He also worked as a senior lawyer at GBP-Legal before joining Cuatrecasas.

He actively participates in training sessions and conferences at different forums and contributes to various legal publications.


  • Postgraduate Program in Business Valuation and Company Accounting
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 2013

    Master in Business Law
    Universidad de Deusto, 2012

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universidad de las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, 2011

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