Adolfo Menéndez Menéndez is a busy legal practitioner: State Attorney on leave, Partner Emeritus of the prestigious law firm 'Uría Menéndez' and a leading specialist on regulated sectors (public procurement, transport, defense industry, pharmaceutical and health industry and sporting sector).
In 2013 he was elected President of the 'Spanish Association of Defense, Aeronautics, Security and Space Technology Companies' (in Spanish, Asociación Española de Empresas Tecnológicas de Defensa, Aeronáutica y Espacio).
Moreover, he is a regular lecturer on Economic Public Law at the 'IE Law School' and the 'José María Cervelló' Chaired Professor. Adolfo has written for numerous legal publications and has collaborated with the editorial boards of a good number of specialist law journals and professional associations.
He also held positions in different public bodies, including the Vice-Secretary of the 'Transport and Infraestructure Ministry' (in Spanish, Ministerio de Fomento) and of the 'Ministry of Defense' (in Spanish, Ministerio de Defensa).