Patricia M. Menéndez-Cambo - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Patricia M. Menéndez-Cambo

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Patricia is the Chair of Greenberg Traurig's Global Practice Group and serves on the firm's Executive Committee. She has advised clients in connection with billions of dollars in cross-border mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, securities, and finance transactions throughout the United States, Latin America and Europe.

Patricia has also represented clients in connection with securitizations, IPO's, cross-border lending transactions in the U.S. and Latin America.  She has worked extensively with regulatory authorities in the securities, antitrust, telecommunications, energy, and banking industries in the United States, Latin America and Europe.  She remains actively involved in the strategy and operations of her clients' business, providing practical solutions and serving as a catalyst for launching, growing, and maintaining successful businesses.  

Patricia served as Subdirectora General for Telefónica S.A. and General Counsel to a number of their subsidiaries.  During her tenure as in-house counsel, she also served as Director for a number of entities within the Telefónica Group throughout Latin America, Europe, and Asia.

University of PennsylvaniaJ.D. 1989University of MiamiBBA 1986
World Economic ForumCouncil of the AmericasUniversity of Pennsylvania Law SchoolInstitute for International and Comparative Law

Case History


Representation of the largest telecommunications company in Spain in numerous transactions throughout Latin America and the U.S., including the US $5.7 billion acquisition of one of the largest U.S.-based internet services and online content provider, the US $1.36 billion acquisition of a Mexican wireless carrier, and the US $250 million acquisition of a customer services company in Brazil.

Arcos Dorados

Representation of consortium of investors in the $700 million purchase of more than 1,700 retail operations of McDonald''s in 17 jurisdictions in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Office Location

333 SE Second Avenue, Suite 4400
Miami, FL 33131
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (International)
International Trade and Finance Law (Europe, Global, Latin America)

Other Information

Race: Hispanic-American
Gender: Female