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Charles Poole-Warren



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Charles Poole-Warren



Charles has experience in domestic and international financings, including leveraged, acquisition, real estate and project finance, particularly in energy (including renewables) and infrastructure. Charles is an expert in capital markets financings, including debt programmes, hybrid capital and equity-linked issues. His clients include financial institutions, private equity and infrastructure funds, public and governmental bodies, corporate borrowers and issuers. His practice focuses on Spain and Portugal, and he also advises Iberian clients in emerging markets. He has over 15 years' experience in the Iberian market, having previously worked in the London office.

Charles is recommended in the main legal directories, such as Legal 500 and Chambers, as one of the leading finance lawyers in Iberia. He has also lectured at Madrid's Instituto de Empresa.

News & insights

News: 17 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy to host 4th annual Leveraged Finance Training Camp virtually on 21 October

One-day accelerator provides junior and mid-level credit professionals an in-depth look at the underpinnings of leveraged finance transactions.

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Publications: 17 SEPTEMBER 2020

Podcast #3: AML/CTF – Recent Luxembourg developments: focus on Fintech

Financial technologies are leaving their imprint at every level of the financial sector.

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Green plugs

Publications: 26 NOVEMBER 2019

New remuneration regime for renewable energy production in Spain

Approval of the Royal Decree-law 17/2019 setting out the new remuneration parameters for the electric system

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Publications: 12 MARCH 2019

Financial contingency measures for a no-deal Brexit: Royal Decree-Law 5/2019

On 2 March 2019, Royal Decree-Law 5/2019, which sets out contingency measures in the event of a no-deal Brexit, was published in the Spanish Official Gazette (the RDL). The Spanish Government approved…

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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1999

Admitted as solicitor, Spain, 2002


LLB, European Legal Studies, Durham University, 1995