Edifício Rodrigo Uría
Rua Duque de Palmela, 23
1250-097 - Lisbon, Portugal
Tel: +351 21 030 86 13
Fax: +351 21 030 86 01
Bernardo Diniz de Ayala became a partner of Uría Menéndez in 2008. Bernardo is the partner responsible for the Public Law Practice Area and the Projects and Energy Area in Portugal. He advises on several areas, including public procurement contracts, project finance, and administrative and regulatory litigation.
The international directories Chambers & Partners, International Financial Law Review and Legal 500 name Bernardo as a leading lawyer for public law and project finance.
Uría Menéndez is one of the most prestigious independent law firms in the Iberian market. Founded in the 1940s, we have over 500 lawyers in 16 offices located in the most important financial centres in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Our international structure allows us to provide Spanish, Portuguese and EU legal advice to clients on their investments in the Iberian Peninsula and abroad. We work in close collaboration with renowned firms in Latin American and our network of “best friends” from France (Bredin Prat), Germany (Hengeler Mueller), Italy (Bonelli Erede Pappalardo), the Netherlands (De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek) and the United Kingdom (Slaughter and May). Uría Menéndez is also a member of international associations such as Lex Mundi and the IBA (International Bar Association).