Victoria Montero joined Legˆa Abogados in 2013 as a member of the corporate and M&A practice group. Victoria has extensive experience in the pharmaceutical sector and has led the M&A transactions the firm has handled recently in the life sciences sector. She also has extensive experience in advising clients in the life sciences and healthcare industries, in general contractual matters and regulatory issues, including distribution agreements, joint venture agreements, the processes for acquisition, transfer and withdrawal of marketing authorisations, the legal framework applicable in the promotion and advertisement of pharmaceutical products and for licences to operate as a pharmaceutical wholesaler and marketing company. She also advises companies in a number of sectors, including food and beverages, agro-industry, oil and gas, banking and finance, digital media and telecommunications.
Victoria holds an LLM in global health law with a certificate in food and drug law from Georgetown University Law Center (2018), and during her studies served as a research assistant at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law in Washington, DC.