Miguel Bermúdez de Castro has more than 25 years of experience representing domestic and international clients on cross-border corporate and finance matters. His practice encompasses M&A, corporate restructuring, project finance, refinancing, and public concessions. Miguel has advised on transactions in a range of sectors such as infrastructure, technology, construction, food and beverage, energy, real estate, health care, sports, and media. He has worked with many Spanish companies on their international expansion into new markets such as Latin America.
Miguel's recent engagements include the representation of CBRE Global Investment Partners in the acquisition of an important portfolio of residential assets and the formation of a joint venture with Montepino, the acquisition of Tecnopol by the multinational MAPEI company, and the disinvestment of Bancalé in the distributor K-Tuin. He also has advised Grupo Paraguas, a well-known group of restaurants, on the sale of a minority investment to Dogus Group, as well as the project to expand their business in Spain and in different countries, and David Lloyd in connection with its European expansion plan and the establishment of several private leisure centers in numerous locations. Other clients he has advised on corporate and transactional matters include ABB, All Sports Media, Andbank, Banco Inversis, Bovis Project Management, Cunningham Lindsey, Filmmaster, Grupo Cofares, Grupo Facundo, Grupo Hima San Pablo, Grupo Netco, Hope Stores, Indra, Jennmar, Lend Lease, Nextel, Neuberger, Orange, PSMK, the Royal Spanish Football Federation, Santa María Polo Club de Sotogrande, Sherwin-Williams, Tedec-Meiji, Unificacion de Cartera Accionarial, and Vitania Residencial.
Miguel serves as secretary to the board of several companies and foundations and teaches at the IE Business School.
- Instituto de Empresa (Master's in Business Law 1990); University of Salamanca (Law Degree 1988)
Chambers Global (2019) and Chambers Europe (2019) — corporate/M&A
The Legal 500 EMEA (2010-2019)
Drafted the UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) Club Licensing System for Spain
Member of the UEFA Licensing Department of the Spanish Royal Football Federation
- English, Spanish