Ignacio is a partner in our corporate team based in Madrid. His practice encompasses all aspects of corporate transactions including M&A, disposals, private equity, joint ventures, corporate reorganizations and commercial contracts.
He has wide experience on the infrastructure and energy sectors, having acted on both domestic and cross-border deals. He has also advised a number of leading financial institutions and corporate clients in banking and finance deals. Ignacio has particular expertise in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
He has recently been recognised as a rising star in the field of Private Equity in Europe in the context of Law.com/Legal Week's selection of under 40 lawyers. He is also recognised in the main legal directories, such us Chambers&Partners, IFLR1000 and Legal 500.
Ignacio consistently publishes works on legal publications and lectures Civil and Corporate Law at the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE) since 2015. He is also a member of ICADE’s Master de Acceso examination board.
Allen & Overy
Admitted as abogado, Spain, 2005
Law Degree, Instituto Católico de Administración y Dirección de Empresas, 2005
Advising the owners of Discefa on its sale to GED Iberian Private Equity and Oquendo Capital.
Advising OHL and Grupo Villar Mir on the sale of OHL Concesiones by OHL to IFM Investors.
Advising PGGM, OPTrust and USS on their acquisition of Global Vía Infraestructuras from Bankia and FCC, following the convertible bond granted to Globalvía Inversiones.
Advising Plenium Partners on the acquisition of FCC Energia (comprising solar, wind and thermosolar assets).
He establishes a good rapport with the other side.
Chambers Global 2018
He is responsive, pragmatic and his advice is always clear.
Chambers Global 2018
- Ignacio consistently publishes works on legal publications and lectures Civil and Corporate Law at the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE) since 2015. He is also a member of ICADE’s Master de Acceso examination board.
- "Disolución por pérdidas y reactivación: los préstamos participativos como instrumento (híbrido) del patrimonio contable" in 2016 "Práctica mercantile para abogados: los casos más relevantes en 2015 de los grandes despachos". Madrid: Wolters Kluwer, 2016.
- "Limits to treasury shares for Spanish limited liability companies". ("Límites a la autocartera en la Ley de Sociedades de Capital"). Economist & Jurist Magazine. February 2013.