Borja Contreras joined Uría Menéndez in 2011, and he has been a senior associate of the firm since 2018. Between September 2017 and June 2018, Borja worked in the New York office of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, where he was a visiting lawyer in the finance team.

Borja has over eight years of experience advising on M&A and corporate, acquisition, real estate and project finance. He has also advised creditors and debtors on restructuring the debt of some of Spain’s biggest companies. Since 2011, he has also participated in several transactions involving non-strategic assets of financial institutions, such as non-performing loans, real estate assets and property management platforms.