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Roberto Sanchez

Counsel, Madrid




Roberto is a counsel in the public law and regulated sectors department. He has broad experience advising large corporations and financial institutions in sectors with a strong regulatory component, with a special focus on the energy and telecommunications sectors. His advice covers all regulatory aspects of foreign investments in corporations and assets within regulated sectors in Spain. He also advises Spanish companies abroad, in particular, in project finances regarding infrastructure sector across South America. Alongside his professional career, Roberto lectures at ICADE University and at the University of Navarra on public law and legal matters within the energy sector.

Professional experience

2016 to date Counsel, Linklaters
2009 - 2016 Managing Associate, Linklaters
2006 - 2009 Senior Associate, CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
2002 - 2006 Associate, Villar Arregui Abogados


2008 Instituto de Empresa – Advanced Program in Energy Law
2003 Instituto de Empresa – Advanced Program in Telecommunications, Audiovisual   Services and Internet Law
2002 – 2003 Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles – Program Specialization in Financial Markets Law
1994 – 2001 Exman for State Attorney Administration
1989 – 1994 Universidad de Salamanca - Law degree


Spanish, English