Fernando de las Cuevas Castresana is a Partner at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo. He is the head of the Mergers & Acquisitions Area. He joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 1983 and became a partner in 1990. He was theManaging Partner of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados from 1998 to 2000.
Fernando received his Master of Law and Bachelor of Business Science from the University of Deusto in 1981 with a Diploma in European Studies. He also has a Diploma in Higher European Studies by the College of Europe, Bruges. He received a Research Scholarship from the EFTA, Geneva and earned his P.I.L. from Harvard Law School in 1990.
Fernando was a foregin associate in Shearman & Sterling from 1985-1986. His specializations are Banking Law, Securities Market Law, Collective Investment Institutions, Mergers and Acquisitions and Family and Private Equity Businesses.
He is affiliated with the Madrid Bar Association, World Securities Law Review Board, IBA, ICA and Circulo de Empresarios. He was a lecturer at the Financial Markets Specialisation Course and at the Masters Degree in Corporate Legal Consulting at the Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles.