Pablo González-Espejo is a lawyer based in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. He joined the firm in 1994 and was made partner in 2004. In 1999, he opened Uría Menéndez’s São Paulo office, which he headed until September 2003. There, he advised foreign investors in Brazil and was one of the first foreign lawyers to be registered with the Brazilian Bar. In October 2003, Pablo returned to the firm’s Madrid office. Since then, he has focused his practice on commercial and company law in the audiovisual, telecommunications, sports, gambling and IT sectors, and continues to manage relations with the firm’s Brazilian clients. In relation to gambling matters, Pablo advised national and foreign operators for their licensing process, the state-wide regulator and a state-owned operator in a variety of matters. Pablo is considered a leading practitioner in M&A, new technologies, telecommunications, media, gambling and sports by the most prestigious legal directories, such as Chambers, PLC Which Lawyer? and Best Lawyers.