The appointment is part of the Herbert Smith Freehills’ annual global promotions, which this year resulted in a total of 34 new partners and 35 of counsel/PSCs in the firm’s offices around the world.
Esther has a wide-ranging practice of providing legal advice to major corporations, global investment banks, equity sponsors and public entities in relation to general public law (environment, public procurement, energy, mines, infrastructure, sanctions, telecommunications, transport pharmaceutical, public subsidies, expropriations, constitutional law, etc.), as well as litigation and arbitration matters related to the above.
Esther has a broad experience advising major corporations, global investment banks, equity sponsors, and public entities in domestic and cross-border transactions, including acquisitions and disposals, projects, PPPs, regulatory issues as well as disputes.
Before joining Herbert Smith Freehills, Esther worked at Uría Menéndez as an associate in its Public and Environmental Law division.
Esther has a Law Degree, Political and Administration Science Degree and holds a Diploma in International Relations by Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid (ICADE).