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Ignacio Hornedo

Partner

Madrid

Hornedo Ignacio
Ignacio Hornedo

Partner

Madrid

Ignacio has significant expertise in a wide variety of corporate work, including mergers and acquisitions, disposals, private equity deals, joint-ventures, commercial contracts and general corporate advice.

He has advised listed and unlisted companies, acting for corporate purchasers, private equity bidders and financial advisors in M&A transactions, both domestic and cross-border. 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 recently won the Iberian FortyUnder40 awards for being one of the best lawyers in Spain and Portugal under the age of 40 and is 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.

Experience highlights

Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Private Equity

Sectors

Private Equity

Office

Madrid

Allen & Overy
Serrano 73
Madrid
28006

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as abogado, Spain, 2005

Academic

Law Degree, Instituto Católico de Administración y Dirección de Empresas, 2005

Recognition

Published work

  • 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.

News & insights

Inside a transmission tower looking towards sky

Publications: 29 OCTOBER 2021

Income reduction for electricity producers: what’s new in Royal Decree-Law 23/2021?

On 26 October 2021, the Government has approved the Royal Decree-Law 23/2021 providing for new urgent measures in response to the on-going situation of high gas and electricity prices.

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News: 15 OCTOBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises OEP’s Spanish portfolio company VASS on its merger with German IT consulting firm Ecenta AG

Allen & Overy has advised VASS Consultoría de Sistemas S.L., the Madrid-based portfolio company of US private equity investor One Equity Partners (OEP) which specialises in Customer Experience…

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Publications: 07 OCTOBER 2021

The income reduction for electric producers in Royal Decree-Law 17/2021

Faced with surging energy price due to the shock in the offer that is affecting natural gas markets, the Spanish Government has adopted certain temporary measures (from 16 September 2021 to 31 March…

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News: 30 SEPTEMBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises Sandfire on USD1.86bn acquisition of MATSA mining complex in Spain

Allen & Overy has advised Sandfire Resources Limited (“Sandfire”, ASX: SFR) on its acquisition of Minas de Aguas Tenidas S.A. (“MATSA”) from Mubadala Investment Company and Trafigura for USD1.865…

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