Buergo, with more than 20 years of experience in the Legal and Banking sector, is a specialist in advising companies and financial institutions. According to the law firm, her recruitment will help to consolidate and promote its Corporate & Commercial area.
Throughout her outstanding career, she has been a member of the Board of Directors and headed the Legal advisory teams of major financial institutions such as Banco Santander, Santander Investment, and Banesto, and of leading national law firms such as Uría Menéndez and Gómez Acebo & Pombo.
She is a specialist in the management of board secretaries of financial institutions and listed companies; syndicated, asset, and derivative financings; and M&A and financial transactions (both domestic and cross-border) in a wide range of sectors.
Amelia Buergo is a Law and Business Administration & Management graduate from ICADE and completed the Management Development Programme (PPD) at IE Business School.
Amelia Buergo has been recognised as Best Lawyer 2022 (Banking & Finance) and won the “2017 Global Legal Contest” award from the Santander Group for her work “Corporate Governance at a glance.”
Her career as a Legal professional is complemented by her academic activity, being a regular lecturer at prestigious educational institutions such as Harvard Law School, Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid (ICADE), Universidad Carlos III, and IE Business School.
Garrido Abogados’ Board of Directors has expressed its satisfaction with the incorporation of the new lawyer to the firm’s team of professionals.